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  *被* | 被* | *被
quilt / by / (indicates passive-voice clauses) / (literary) to cover / to meet with / (coll.) (since c. 2009) used before a verb that does not accurately represent what actually happened, to describe with black humor how sb or sth was dealt with by the authorities (as in 被自殺|被自杀)
quilt / CL:
to be compelled / to be forced
to be arrested / under arrest
comforter / quilt / CL: 條|条,
quilt cover / to have money stuck (in stocks, real estate etc)
kidnap victim / kidnapped (person)
quilt wrapped around the body as a tube (traditional bedding) / (contemporary) bedding / quilt / blankets / cover / bed
the accused (in a trial)
(bed) sheet / envelope for a padded coverlet / CL:
vegetation / plant cover
bedding / bedclothes
a death claimed to be a suicide by the authorities
a clever person may become the victim of his own ingenuity (idiom); cleverness may overreach itself / too smart for one's own good
victim (of a wounding or murder)
perianth (common term for calyx and corolla) / border and protecting envelope of a flower
to be "harmonized" i.e. censored
defendant (in legal case)
lit. to be optimized away / to be fired / to be the victim of downsizing
appellee (side that won in trial court, whose victory is being appealed by losing side)
the right to be elected / the right to stand for election
peridium (envelope or coat of fungi, e.g. puffballs)
bedding and clothing
(law) judgement defaulter (person who has failed to fulfill obligations set forth in a written court judgement, such as paying compensation to sb, despite having the means to do so) / debt dodger
insured person / insurance policyholder
(coll.) (of a dissident) to be taken on a tour, ostensibly a vacation, but actually a trip organized by the authorities where one's every move is watched
coat (of an animal)
quilt / cover
angiospermae (phylum of flowering plants with seed contained in a fruit)
respondent (in a survey, questionnaire, study etc)
plaintiff and defendant / prosecution and defense (lawyers)
second-hand smoking / passive smoking
passive immunity
(law) person required to fulfill obligations set forth in a written court judgement (e.g. to pay compensation to sb)
angiosperm (flowering plants with seed contained in a fruit)
erhua variant of 被窩|被窝
suspect (in criminal investigation)
survivor of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
person suffering exploitation / the workers in Marxist theory
once bitten by a snake, ten years in fear of a well rope / once bitten, twice shy (idiom)
bitten by a snake in one year, fears the well rope for ten years (idiom); once bitten twice shy

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