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Pīnyīn
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to slaughter livestock / to govern or rule / to cheat customers / imperial official in dynastic China
HSK 6
to dominate / to rule / to dictate / master
to slaughter / to butcher
to slaughter (an animal for meat) / to butcher
to get trampled on (idiom) / to be taken advantage of
to cheat customers / to overcharge
prime minister (in feudal China)
slaughterhouse / abattoir
to slaughter / (fig.) to ride roughshod over / to take advantage of (others)
ruler
to overcharge / to rip sb off
to rule / to dominate
Iron Chancellor, refers to Otto von Bismarck (1815-1898), Prussian politician, minister-president of Prussia 1862-1873, Chancellor of Germany 1871-1890
to kill the pigs and slaughter the sheep (idiom)
Zai Yu (522-458 BC), disciple of Confucius
kill the chickens and butcher the geese (idiom)
slaughter the cattle and butcher the sheep / to prepare a big feast (idiom)
Pazeh, one of the indigenous peoples of Taiwan
to get ripped off
Zai Yu sleeps by day (idiom); refers to story in Analects of Confucius remonstrating bitterly with his student for sleeping during lectures


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