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  *晝* | 晝* | *晝
daytime
day and night / period of 24 hours / continuously, without stop
HSK 6
daytime
day and night / round-the-clock
nocturnal / to hide by day and come out at night
circadian rhythm
the winter days are short and the nights long (idiom)
Zai Yu sleeps by day (idiom); refers to story in Analects of Confucius remonstrating bitterly with his student for sleeping during lectures
the equinox
to make day as night (idiom, from Book of Songs); fig. to prolong one's pleasure regardless of the hour
to travel at night and lie low by day (idiom)
lit. to make night as day (idiom); fig. to burn the midnight oil / work especially hard
day and night (to toil, to abandon oneself to pleasure etc)
as bright as daylight (idiom)


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