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금수저

Noun

idiom 금수저 물고 태어났다(geoum-soo-jeo-moolgo-tae-uh-not-dda; means 'someone has 금수저')

Pronunciation

geoum-soo-jeo

Definition (meaning)

  • advantage that son and daughter have from parents, something like money, family power, family background. For instance, Bill gates's son has 금수저. Originally, 금수저 means a gold spoon.
  • In English, 'a silver spoon' is usually used to express similar meaning.
  • In korea, this word is one of the most popular buzzword or slang word in 2015.

e.g. 너 왜 이렇게 낭비가 심하니? 금수저 물고 태어난것도 아니면서

Definition by other languages (含义 / significado / परिभाषा / 意味 / Bedeutung / définition / 뜻)

부모로 부터 물려받은 돈, 가문등의 이점을 가르키는 단어. 예컨대, 빌게이츠의 아들은 금수저를 가졌다고 표현할수 있다. / 이 단어는 한국에서 2015년에 가장 널리 쓰였던 유행어중 하나이다. (korean)

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