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lunar New Year's Eve
double seven festival, evening of seventh of lunar seventh month / girls' festival / Chinese Valentine's day, when Cowherd and Weaving maid 牛郎織女|牛郎织女 are allowed their annual meeting
sunset / the setting sun
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  *夕* | 夕* | *夕
dusk / evening / Taiwan pr. [xi4]
glow of the setting sun
Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania
sunset industry / declining industry
Pennsylvania
Mid-autumn Festival on lunar 15th August
morning and night / all the time
to seize every minute (idiom) / to make the best use of one's time
New Year's eve
fortune as unpredictable as the weather, every day may bring fortune or calamity (idiom); sth unexpected may happen at any moment
in imminent peril (idiom) / on the brink of crisis
Qixi Festival or Double Seven Festival on the 7th day of the 7th lunar month / girls' festival / Chinese Valentine's day, when Cowherd and Weaving maid 牛郎織女|牛郎织女 are allowed their annual meeting
at dawn, not sure of lasting to evening (idiom); precarious state / imminent crisis / living from hand to mouth
to be at death's door (idiom)
"Dawn Blossoms Plucked at Dusk", a collection of autobiographical essays by Lu Xun 魯迅|鲁迅
All Saints' Eve / Halloween
eve / the day before
the day before New Year's Eve
cautious and diligent all day long (idiom)
one scare after another (idiom) / in a constant state of tension
overnight / instantly / very quickly
lit. one morning and one evening (idiom) / fig. in a short period of time / overnight
to correct in the evening a fault of the morning (idiom) / to quickly amend one's ways
the sun sets in the west (idiom)
a beautiful day / cf Birthday of the Flowers on lunar 15th February and Mid-autumn Festival on lunar 15th August
Christmas eve
lit. heard in the morning and changed by the evening / to correct an error very quickly (idiom)
to make frequent or unpredictable changes in policy (idiom)
at dawn, not sure of lasting to evening (idiom); precarious state / imminent crisis / living from hand to mouth
lit. breakfast in the morning and supper in the evening (idiom) / fig. to do nothing but eat and drink


Tip: Pinyin can be entered with or without tone numbers, e.g. 'nihao' or 'ni3hao3'.
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