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Chinese set expression, typically of 4 characters, often alluding to a story or historical quotation / idiom / proverb / saying / adage / CL: 條|条, ,
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(idiom) baffling / inexplicable
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impatient (idiom); in a hurry / itching to get on with it
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carefree and without worries (idiom)
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to work with a common purpose (idiom); to make concerted efforts / to pull together / to work as one
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fears of trouble in the rear (idiom); family worries (obstructing freedom of action) / worries about the future consequences / often in negative expressions, meaning "no worries about anything"
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to continue the struggle (idiom); to persist / unremitting efforts
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to complement one another (idiom)
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as far as one's capabilities extend (idiom); to the best of one's ability / within one's powers
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daily renewal, monthly change (idiom) / every day sees new developments / rapid progress
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to love to hear and see (idiom) / well received / to one's liking
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blessed by heaven (idiom) / enjoying exceptional advantages / favored by nature
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to play a critical role (idiom) / influential
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regular and thorough (idiom); methodically arranged
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delighted to (do sth, idiom) / perfectly happy to do / most willing to do
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local conditions and customs (idiom)
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lit. add flowers to brocade (idiom) / fig. to give sth additional splendor / to provide the crowning touch / (derog.) to benefit sb who is already well off
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in the right and self-confident (idiom); bold and confident with justice on one's side / to have the courage of one's convictions / just and forceful
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to see what is right and act courageously (idiom, from Analects); to stand up bravely for the truth / acting heroically in a just cause
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(idiom) to make matters even worse / to add insult to injury
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to chip away at a task and not abandon it (idiom); to chisel away at sth / to persevere / unflagging efforts
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to become exhilarated (idiom); in high spirits / full of zest
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continuously; in an endless stream (idiom)
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to make trouble without reason (idiom); to be deliberately provocative
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to look in all directions (idiom) / to glance around
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satisfied with what one has (idiom)
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seeking instant benefit (idiom); shortsighted vision, looking only for fast return
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to wolf down one's food (idiom); to devour ravenously / to gorge oneself
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survival of the fittest (idiom)
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dispirited and downcast (idiom); listless / in low spirits / washed out
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bitterness finishes, sweetness begins (idiom); the hard times are over, the good times just beginning
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anxious for quick results (idiom); to demand instant success / impatient for result / impetuous
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to hum and haw (idiom); to mumble as if hiding sth / to speak and break off, then start again / to hold sth back
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lit. crow and peacock make no sound / absolute silence (idiom); not a single voice can be heard / absolute silence
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after one's heart (idiom); gratifying and satisfactory / everything one could wish
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experienced and knowledgeable (idiom)
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to spoil things through excessive enthusiasm (idiom)
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to act in a way that defeats one's purpose (idiom)
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lit. draw legs on a snake (idiom); fig. to ruin the effect by adding sth superfluous / to overdo it
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sheer cliffs and precipitous rock faces (idiom)
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to neglect sleep and forget about food (idiom) / to skip one's sleep and meals / to be completely wrapped up in one's work
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lit. proper behavior is based on reciprocity (idiom) / fig. to return politeness for politeness
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inconceivable (idiom); unimaginable / unfathomable
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public praise / public reputation / commonly held opinions / current idiom
invite the talented and call the valorous (idiom); to recruit talent
every voice gives praise (idiom); with an extensive public reputation
with great prospects for the future (idiom); well worth doing
as everyone knows (idiom)
as empty as anything (idiom); completely bereft / to have nothing / vacuous / hollow / empty (argument, head etc)
everything that should be here is here (idiom); all one can think of is on hand / to have all one needs
unique and unmatched (idiom); unrivalled / nothing compares with it
obvious at a glance (idiom)
obvious at a glance (idiom)
just as in the past (idiom); as before / continuing as always
exactly the same (idiom) / carbon copy / also pr. [yi1 mo2 yi1 yang4]
to stand out from the masses (idiom)
to reveal one's talent (idiom) / to rise above others / to distinguish oneself
to seek truth from facts (idiom) / to be practical and realistic
to perfect sth that is already outstanding (idiom); constantly improving
walking corpse (idiom) / zombie / person who lives only on the material level
to brave the wind and the billows (idiom); to have high ambitions
to explain a complicated subject matter in simple terms (idiom) / (of language) simple and easy to understand
(idiom) to safeguard (sth) / to protect (sth)
lit. green plums and hobby-horse (idiom) / fig. innocent children's games / childhood sweethearts / a couple who grew up as childhood friends
to raise one and infer three / to deduce many things from one case (idiom)
to feel a rush of excitement (idiom)
obscure and unknown (idiom); an outsider without any reputation / a nobody / an unknown quantity
closely bound up (idiom); intimately related
in an instant a myriad changes (idiom); rapid substantial change
lit. to catch everything in the one net (idiom) / fig. to scoop up the whole lot / to capture them all in one go
to practice fraud (idiom); by trickery
to have one's feet firmly planted on the ground (idiom); realistic without flights of fancy / steady and serious character
in sequence, step by step (idiom); to make steady progress incrementally
hardworking and enduring hardships (idiom)
everything in disorder (idiom); in a hideous mess / at sixes and sevens
to eat, drink and be merry (idiom) / to abandon oneself to a life of pleasure
to follow one's heart's desires / to do as one pleases (idiom)
lit. inviting wealth / We wish you success and riches (cf idiom 招財進寶|招财进宝)
to have nothing in common with each other (idiom)
cautious and solemn (idiom); very carefully / prudent / gently and cautiously
half the work, twice the effect (idiom); the right approach saves effort and leads to better results / a stitch in time saves nine
more and more emerge / innumerable succession / breeding like flies (idiom)
(idiom) to sidestep the question / to answer evasively
to persevere unremittingly (idiom); to keep going until the end
lit. by the thousands and tens of thousands (idiom); untold numbers / innumerable / thousands upon thousands
a steady flow (idiom); an unending stream
the gods love the common people (idiom)
(idiom) to use methods in line with local circumstances
lit. extreme saturation (idiom) / fig. vividly and thoroughly / in great detail / without restraint / (of a performance) brilliant
to fall in love at first sight (idiom)
to enter deeply into people's hearts / to have a real impact on the people (idiom)
clearly and easy to see (idiom); obviously / clearly / it goes without saying
to love sth too much to part with it (idiom); to fondle admiringly
unity of will is an impregnable stronghold (idiom)
like-minded (idiom) / fellow enthusiast / kindred spirit
as it should be by rights (idiom); proper and to be expected as a matter of course / inevitable and right
a whole lifetime (idiom); all my life
to cover all at one glance (idiom) / a panoramic view
not just in name only, but also in reality (idiom) / aptly named / worthy of the name
to pursue unremittingly (idiom); to persevere
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