Definition of people who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones in English:
proverb You shouldn’t criticize others when you have similar faults of your own.
- So people who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones, eh?
- The shadow environment secretary said: ‘It's all very well criticising the failure of America to sign up to Kyoto, but people in glass houses shouldn't throw stones.
- Yes, it's an extremely derogatory term, and not one I would use myself, unless I'm angry of course, and even then I would feel uneasy (people in glass houses shouldn't throw stones).
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