主客顛倒, しゅきゃくてんとう

  • shukyakutentō

Definition of 主客顛倒,しゅきゃくてんとう

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • reversing the order of (relative) importance (of)
  • putting the cart before the horse
  • the tables being turned
  • mistaking the insignificant for the essential

Related Kanji

lord, chief, master, main thing, principal
guest, visitor, customer, client
overturn, summit, origin
overthrow, fall, collapse, drop, break down

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