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HSK
to challenge / challenge
HSK 5
to provoke / provocation
HSK 6
picky / fussy
HSK 6
to incite disharmony / to instigate
HSK 6
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  *挑* | 挑* | *挑
to carry on a shoulder pole / to choose / to pick / to nitpick
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  *挑* | 挑* | *挑
to raise / to dig up / to poke / to prick / to incite / to stir up
to choose / to select
to pick / to choose / to fight a duel
to be picky about food
challenger
excellent in every respect / flawless
to select very carefully
to provoke / to entice / to lure / to tantalize / to tease / to titillate
to provoke / to stir up / to incite
to sow dissension (idiom); to drive a wedge between
to meet a challenge
to pick and choose / to select
to light a lamp / to raise a lantern
to entice / to arouse / to provoke
(fig.) to get cross-eyed / to be bewildered
eaves
to illuminate / to open up (a topic)
laborers who carry cargo up and down the mountains on shoulder poles
to carp / nitpicking / petty criticism
to play a leading role / to bear a heavy responsibility
to select very carefully
Space Shuttle Challenger
provocative / tantalizing / titillating
to look for bones in an egg / to find fault / to nitpick (idiom)
cross-stitch (embroidery)
highlight (hair) / partial hair dye
to sow discord / picky about food
to raise a lantern and fight at night (idiom); fig. to work into the night / to burn the midnight oil
to be picky / to be choosy
to incite / to stir up / to instigate
fascia / eaves board
(coll.) to quit one's job in disgust
porter
lit. only one end of the barber's pole is hot (idiom) / fig. one-sided enthusiasm / one party is interested, but the other, not so much / (Note: In former days, street barbers carried their equipment on a pole, with tools and a stool at one end and a brazier at the other.)
excellent in every respect / flawless
carrying pole and its load
to take the lead / to be first to (do sth) / to pioneer
to incite a quarrel (idiom); to sow discord between people / to tell tales / to make mischief
to provoke
slender
to incite / to provoke / to tease
to pick on sth incessantly (idiom) / to criticize right and left
lit. it's the soft persimmons that people choose to squeeze (idiom) / fig. it's the weak (i.e. 軟柿子|软柿子) who get picked on / bullies pick soft targets
the eye incites, the heart invites (idiom); flirtatious / making eyes at sb
to sow discord everywhere
one in a hundred / cream of the crop
erhua variant of 挑頭|挑头
to sow discord / to provoke
to choose sth over another to suit one's own convenience
to nitpick / petty criticism / to nag
erhua variant of 挑毛剔刺
to choose sth over another to suit one's own convenience
to find fault / to carp / nitpicking


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