張り子の虎

kana: はりこのとら
rome: harikonotora

張り子の虎 - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ the nature of a person or organization that appears powerful but is actually powerless and ineffectual
e.g.)
・he reminded Mao that the paper tiger had nuclear teeth
paper tiger

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