English version

be no place for somebody

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbe no place for somebodybe no place for somebodyWRONG/UNSUITABLEto be a completely unsuitable place for someone This is no place for a child. place
Examples from the Corpus
be no place for somebodyClarisa was living in a hotel, she said, and it was no place for a child.In the psychoanalytic model there is no place for basic positive motives.Uncle Gabriel was made rabbi, so there was no place for Father.There is no place for domination or exploitation of creation rescues in the plan of creation.There was no place for skill.This was no place for me to linger.But there appears to be no place for women in this hobby.
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