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  *飘* | 飘* | *飘
to float
HSK 5
to wave / to flutter / to fly
HSK 6
faintly discernible / as in a mist
to float about / to flutter (in the breeze) / (dialect) gay guy / (Tw) ghost
streamer / pennant
to drift / to wave / to float on the waves / to flutter in the wind
(of a fragrance) to waft about / (fig.) (of foods) to become popular in other places as well
graceful / elegant / to drift / to float
to waft (through the air) / to drift
to float down / to fall gently (snowflakes, leaves etc)
floating in the wind / swaying / tottering / unstable
light as a feather
to fall and wither (like autumn leaves) / (fig.) drifting and homeless
to float / to hover / also written 漂浮
swiftly moving / fleet / to sway
suave / graceful / fluent and elegant (calligraphy)
whirlwind / stormy wind
variant of 漂泊
(coll.) ghost (Tw)
to float / to drift
variant of 漂流
to drift
to float in the air / swiftly / nimbly / easy and relaxed
to fly up / to dance in the air (of snowflakes, flower petals etc)
tossed about by the wind and rain (idiom) / (of a situation) unstable
floating dust / atmospheric particles
to go abroad
variant of 飄搖|飘摇
elated / light and airy feeling (after a few drinks) / smug and conceited / complacent
to drift without a resting place (idiom) / roving / errant / vagrant / erratic
see 漂洋
to feel light, as if floating / to feel unstable
to float in the wind / by ext., to lead a wandering life
to flutter
to whirl about in the wind
to drift lightly
to dance / to float in the wind
Shao Piaoping (1884-1926), pioneer of journalism and founder of newspaper Beijing Press 京報|京报, executed in 1926 by warlord Zhang Zuolin 張作霖|张作霖
variant of 飄渺|飘渺
to float in the air
floating between zither and sword (idiom); fig. wandering aimlessly with no tenured position
pina colada (cocktail)
light and airy / floating
drifting aimlessly all over the place (idiom)
lit. firebird soars, phoenix alights (idiom) / fig. bold, graceful calligraphy / married couple separated from each other / talented person not given the opportunity to fulfill his potential


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