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  *云* | 云* | *云
cloud / CL:
  *团* | 团* | *团
round / lump / ball / to roll into a ball / to gather / regiment / group / society / classifier for a lump or a soft mass: wad (of paper), ball (of wool), cloud (of smoke)
online storage space / cloud file storage
  *丝* | 丝* | *丝
silk / thread / trace / (cuisine) shreds or julienne strips / CL: 條|条 / classifier: a thread (of cloud, smoke etc), a bit, an iota, a hint (of sth) etc
  *霞* | 霞* | *霞
red clouds
white cloud
  *朵* | 朵* | *朵
flower / earlobe / fig. item on both sides / classifier for flowers, clouds etc
fig. high in the clouds / (in the) cloud (computing)
  *雯* | 雯* | *雯
multicolored clouds
  *抹* | 抹* | *抹
to smear / to wipe / to erase / classifier for wisps of cloud, light-beams etc
dense / thick (fog, clouds etc) / to have a strong interest in / deep / fully saturated (color)
floating clouds / fleeting / transient
rosy clouds / CL:
magic cloud
black cloud
a cloud
clouds and mist
sunset glow / sunset clouds / afterglow
the clouds / cloud layer / cloud bank
lit. rising winds, scudding clouds (idiom); turbulent times / violent development
(coll.) cloud / CL:
lit. moving clouds and flowing water (idiom) / fig. very natural and flowing style of calligraphy, writing, etc / natural and unforced
mist / smoke / cloud
  *昙* | 昙* | *昙
dark clouds
clouds tinged with sunset hues
cirrus (cloud)
world of the immortals / fairyland / cloud nine
lit. cloud and rain / fig. sexual intercourse
purple cloud (auspicious portent in astrology)
sky clears after rain / new hopes after a disastrous period (idiom) / every cloud has a silver lining (idiom) / see also 雨過天青|雨过天青
dark cloud
  *泱* | 泱* | *泱
agitated (wind, cloud) / boundless
mushroom cloud
nuée ardente / hot cloud of volcanic ash
tall and erect, reaching through the clouds (idiom); used to describe tall mountain or skyscraper
amidst the clouds and mist / (fig.) mystified / puzzled
to produce clouds with one turn of the hand and rain with another (idiom); fig. to shift one's ground / tricky and inconstant / to make love
  *滃* | 滃* | *滃
(of clouds) to rise / (of water) to swell
Sun Wukong's magical cloud
beyond the topmost clouds (idiom) / unimaginably far away
to roll over and over (of billows or clouds)
lit. storm clouds approach / troubles lie ahead (idiom)
to swallow clouds and blow out fog (idiom) / to blow cigarette or opium smoke
lit. to dispel the clouds and see the sun (idiom); fig. to restore justice
stratus (cloud)
electron cloud
in large numbers / in force / lit. clouds bubbling up
cumulus / heap cloud
cumulonimbus (cloud)
beautiful clouds
cloud of dust / smog
there are no rivers to one who has crossed the ocean, and no clouds to one who has passed Mount Wu (idiom) / one who has seen the world doesn't stop at small things
lit. heroism reaching to the clouds (idiom)
to ride the clouds / fig. self-satisfied / arrogant
floating clouds
mist and clouds
sky clears after rain / new hopes after a disastrous period (idiom) / every cloud has a silver lining (idiom) / see also 雨過天晴|雨过天晴
dust cloud
lit. dispersed by wind and scattered like clouds (idiom); fig. scattered far and wide (of friends and relatives)
altocumulus / high cumulus cloud
the clouds melt and the mists disperse (idiom) / to clear up / to vanish into thin air
lit. to shade in the clouds to offset the moon (idiom); fig. a foil / a contrasting character to a main hero
  *曀* | 曀* | *曀
obscure / sun hidden by clouds
  *渰* | 渰* | *渰
(of cloud) forming or rising
(literary) heavy (clouds) / eyeglasses
  *霨* | 霨* | *霨
rising of clouds
cirrostratus (cloud) / also written 捲層雲|卷层云
cirrostratus (cloud) / also written 卷層雲|卷层云
cirrocumulus (cloud)
stratocumulus cloud
altostratus / high stratus cloud
lit. (cloud shapes) changing from a white shirt to a gray dog (idiom) / fig. the impermanence of all things
  *霮* | 霮* | *霮
denseness of clouds
nimbostratus / stratus rain cloud
loud songs reaches the clouds (idiom); fig. to praise to the skies
floating clouds, morning dew (idiom); fig. ephemeral nature of human existence
lit. clouds scatter, wind flows (idiom); the crisis settles down / people disperse home / things return to normal
cloud chamber (physics)
lit. looking for rain clouds in times of drought (idiom) / fig. desperate for an escape from a difficult situation
funnel cloud
cloud around the window, mist on the threshold (idiom); tall building with the windows in the clouds
clouds at sunset glowing like fire
cloud chamber
lit. turning his hand palm up he gathers the clouds, turning his hand palm down he turns them to rain / very powerful and capable (idiom)
nuée ardente / hot cloud of volcanic ash
cloud track (trace of ionizing particle in cloud chamber)

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