The Meaning of “틀에 박히다”

“No More Dream” by BTS (방탄소년단 or 防弾少年団).

防弾 방탄 bangtan = bullet-proof
少年団 소년단  so-nyeon-dan= group of boys

틀에 박히다 = to be stuck in the formality, to fit a mold, to follow a fixed pattern, 型にはまる
(=mold, formality | 박히다=to get stuck)

어른들과 부모님은 틀에 박힌 꿈을 주입해
Grown-ups and my parents keep instilling confined dreams to me. (Translation by Pop!gasa)
大人たちと親は型にはまった夢を叩き込む(주입해 直訳:注入する)

From ”Korean Vocabulary Practice for Foreigners” – Advanced Level ↓ ###

型

틀에 박히다 = to be stuck in the formality, to fit a mold, to follow a fixed pattern

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