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Pīnyīn
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to resign
HSK 5
to decline (an appointment, invitation etc)
HSK 5
to express in words or writing / to make a speech (esp. short introduction, vote of thanks, afterword, funeral homily etc) / to address (an audience) / same as 致詞|致词
HSK 6
to say goodbye / to take one's leave
HSK 6
dictionary / also written 詞典|词典 / CL: ,
to die / to depart this life (euphemism) / same as 去世
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to resign / to dismiss / to decline / to take leave / ballad (archaic poetic genre) / variant of 詞|词
to die / to depart from the world forever
excuse / pretext / entreaties / arguments
dictionary / encyclopedia
to resign a government post
to ask sb to resign from a post
not to be shirked without dishonor (idiom) / incumbent / bounden (duty)
to resign / to quit
language / words
cannot escape censure (idiom) / has to bear the blame
Cihai, an encyclopedic dictionary first published in 1915, and frequently revised
rhetoric
(written) resignation
to dismiss / to discharge / to fire
to resign (a position)
Chu Ci, the Songs of Chu (ancient book of poems, collected during Han but esp. from country of Chu c. 500 BC)
If you want to condemn sb, don't worry about the pretext (idiom, from Zuozhuan 左傳|左传); one can always trump up a charge against sb / Give a dog a bad name, then hang him.
words / expression / what one says
to spare no effort
to quit (one's job) / to dismiss (an employee)
wording / way of expressing something / turn of phrase / diction
to take leave
to leave without saying good-bye
not to refuse to (idiom) / not to hesitate to
to admit responsibility and resign
to say goodbye / leave-taking / farewells
to make nothing of hardships
rhetoric
rhetoric
to speak forcibly out of a sense of righteousness (idiom)
ten thousand deaths will not prevent me (idiom); ready to risk life and limb to help out
to decline gratefully
to interpret the divinatory trigrams
polite speech / diplomatic terms / rhetoric
term of respect / honorific title / honorific (in grammar)
lectures
poetry and prose / rhetoric
oracle inscriptions of the Shang Dynasty (16th-11th century BC) on tortoiseshells or animal bones
to decline with sincere thanks
humble words / self-deprecatory expression / to modestly decline
variant of 頌詞|颂词
literary auxiliary particle, comes at the beginning of a sentence
to quit one's job (without having another one)
to interpret the divinatory trigrams
figure of speech
stern words
variant of 悼詞|悼词
praise
one-sided words / prejudice / flattery
strongly-worded
tactful expression / to politely decline
figure of speech
dirge / lament
adjective
articulate / eloquent
short speech given in proposing a toast
thesaurus
an excuse
beautiful wordage / also written 麗詞|丽词
pocket dictionary
to send a message
humble expression for generous gift
lexicography
see 送灶
flattering words
an elegy / elegiac words
don't let rhetoric spoil the message (idiom); don't get carried away with flowery speech to the detriment of what you want to say
humble expression for generous donation
equivocal speech / to use vague or ambiguous language
refutation / incoherent speech
left speechless by sth perfect (idiom)
variant of 冗詞|冗词
to startle sb with scary tale
to speak forcefully and with justice (idiom); to argue with the courage of one's convictions / also written 振振有詞|振振有词


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