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HSK
firm / secure
HSK 6
discontent / complaint / to complain
HSK 6
firmly / safely
to keep in mind / to remember
to be imprisoned
to immobilize with a lasso / to be trapped in the stock market
cage / trap (e.g. basket, pit or snare for catching animals) / fig. bonds (of wrong ideas) / shackles (of past misconceptions) / to trap / to shackle
prison / dungeon
jail cell / prison cell
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  *牢* | 牢* | *牢
firm / sturdy / fold (for animals) / sacrifice / prison
prison
to whine / to be grouchy
prison / jail
firm and solid / robust / reliable
imprisonment
lit. to be confined within a circle drawn on the ground (idiom) / fig. to confine oneself to a restricted range of activities
to do prison time (Tw)
prison cell containing water, in which prisoners are forced to be partly immersed
prison
jailer (old)
to be behind bars
lit. belly full of complaints (idiom) / discontent / always moaning and complaining
(in ancient times) sacrificial animal (cow, sheep or pig)
strong / firm
solid / strong / firm / secure
to gaze intently at / to scrutinize
inmate / cellmate
a youth without facial hair cannot be relied upon (proverb)
fallen into a trap
jailer (old)
to clinch (a nail) / to nail down
tight-lipped
to go to prison / to be imprisoned
to fall into a trap / ensnared
reliable / solid and dependable
lit. to mend the pen after sheep are lost (idiom) / fig. to act belatedly / better late than never / to lock the stable door after the horse has bolted


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