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  *飄* | 飄* | *飄
to float
(of a fragrance) to waft about / (fig.) (of foods) to become popular in other places as well
to float about / to flutter (in the breeze) / (dialect) gay guy / (Tw) ghost
to drift
graceful / elegant / to drift / to float
(coll.) ghost (Tw)
variant of 漂流
to float down / to fall gently (snowflakes, leaves etc)
to wave / to flutter / to fly
to float / to hover / also written 漂浮
to waft (through the air) / to drift
see 漂洋
to fall and wither (like autumn leaves) / (fig.) drifting and homeless
tossed about by the wind and rain (idiom) / (of a situation) unstable
faintly discernible / as in a mist
streamer / pennant
light as a feather
swiftly moving / fleet / to sway
elated / light and airy feeling (after a few drinks) / smug and conceited / complacent
variant of 漂泊
to float in the air / swiftly / nimbly / easy and relaxed
to float / to drift
to drift without a resting place (idiom) / roving / errant / vagrant / erratic
to fly up / to dance in the air (of snowflakes, flower petals etc)
to drift / to wave / to float on the waves / to flutter in the wind
floating in the wind / swaying / tottering / unstable
suave / graceful / fluent and elegant (calligraphy)
to feel light, as if floating / to feel unstable
whirlwind / stormy wind
to drift lightly
to float in the air
to go abroad
variant of 飄搖|飘摇
to float in the wind / by ext., to lead a wandering life
variant of 飄渺|飘渺
floating dust / atmospheric particles
to whirl about in the wind
to dance / to float in the wind
Shao Piaoping (1884-1926), pioneer of journalism and founder of newspaper Beijing Press 京報|京报, executed in 1926 by warlord Zhang Zuolin 張作霖|张作霖
light and airy / floating
pina colada (cocktail)
lit. firebird soars, phoenix alights (idiom) / fig. bold, graceful calligraphy / married couple separated from each other / talented person not given the opportunity to fulfill his potential
to flutter
drifting aimlessly all over the place (idiom)
floating between zither and sword (idiom); fig. wandering aimlessly with no tenured position

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