English translation of '粥少僧多'
(zhōu shǎo sēng duō)
not enough to go round
⇒ 毕业生到处寻找工作机会,但粥少僧多。(Bìyèshēng dàochù xúnzhǎo gōngzuò jīhuì, dàn zhōu shǎo sēng duō.)
Recent graduates are looking everywhere for work, but there aren't enough jobs to go round.
Translation of 粥少僧多 from the Collins Chinese to English Dictionary