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(Buddhism) to initiate sb for monkhood or nunhood
  *戒* | 戒* | *戒
to guard against / to exhort / to admonish or warn / to give up or stop doing sth / Buddhist monastic discipline / ring (for a finger)
(finger) ring
diamond ring / CL: 隻|只
to warn / to alert / to be on the alert / to stand guard / sentinel
to take precautions / to guard against (emergency)
to discipline / reprimand
The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien 托爾金|托尔金
to impose martial law / to impose emergency measures
to give up smoking
monastic discipline / commandment
to kick a drug habit / to abstain from drugs
to fast
to quit / to give up (a bad habit)
to give up drinking / to abstain from drinking
Zhu Bajie, character in Journey to the West 西遊記|西游记, with pig-like characteristics and armed with a muckrake / Pigsy in Arthur Waley's translation
police cordon / alert level
vigilance / wariness
the eight precepts (Buddhism)
withdrawal (from drugs)
to take oaths as a monk (Buddhism) / to take orders
lit. to strike with a muckrake (idiom), cf Pigsy 豬八戒|猪八戒 in Journey to the West 西遊記|西游记; fig. to counterattack / to make bogus accusations (against one's victim)
variant of 勸誡|劝诫
martial law
to go against the rules (of a religious order) / to break a ban (e.g. medical)
(finger) ring
J.R.R. Tolkien (1892-1973), British philologist and author of fantasy fiction such as Lord of the Rings 魔戒
Zhu Bajie 豬八戒|猪八戒 or Zhu Wuneng, Pigsy or Pig (in Journey to the West)
to violate a religious precept / to smoke or drink after giving up
to try everything to avoid / to guard against
commandment / precept
drug rehabilitation center
(Buddhism) to adhere strictly to the ethical precepts / asceticism
ordination platform in a Buddhist temple
vigilant / cautious
to guard against pride and impatience (idiom); to remain modest and keep cool
variant of 規誡|规诫
variant of 警戒 / to warn
abstinence / to give up (a bad habit)
lesson from events of the past / warning
Buddhist monk's knife (not used for killing)
to end abstinence / to resume (drinking) after a break / to break (a taboo)
The Nine-Toothed Rake (weapon of Zhu Bajie 豬八戒|猪八戒)
the ten commandments (religion)
religious precept / taboo / rule
drug rehabilitation center
to abstain from / to prohibit (certain foods etc)
signet ring (cell)
Zhu Bajie 豬八戒|猪八戒 or Zhu Wuneng, Pigsy or Pig (in Journey to the West)
variant of 告誡|告诫
restricted area / zone of application of the martial law
variant of 訓誡|训诫
a taboo / to avoid sth (as taboo)
to force sb to give up (a drug) / to enforce abstinence / to break drug dependence
to warn / to admonish
to refrain from high standard of living (idiom)
don't blame the speaker, take note of his warning (idiom); an exhortation to speak one's mind without fear of reprisals, and with the expectation of being taken seriously
to serve as a warning (idiom)

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