English translation of '张冠李戴'
(Zhāng guān Lǐ dài)
confuse one thing with another
⇒ 他不是我们经理,我看你是张冠李戴了。(Tā bùshì wǒmen jīnglǐ, wǒ kàn nǐ shì Zhāng guān Lǐ dài le.)
He's not our manager – you're confusing him with someone else.
Translation of 张冠李戴 from the Collins Chinese to English Dictionary