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  *洞* | 洞* | *洞
cave / hole / zero (unambiguous spoken form when spelling out numbers) / CL: 個|个
HSK 5
cavity / empty / vacuous
HSK 6
(astronomy) black hole
leak / hole / gap / loophole
small hole in an object
paradise / heavenly or beautiful place / fairyland
bottomless pit
to clearly understand
to see clearly
wedding night
place of charm and beauty / scenery of exceptional charm / completely different world
a hole
to be wide open
pitch-dark
cave / cavern
insight / to see clearly
cave / natural cavern (in limestone)
air-raid shelter
to punch a hole / to drill a hole / to dig a hole / to burrow
cave with a waterfall at its mouth
(of an argument, theory etc) full of flaws (idiom)
karst cave
cavern / cave
cave / cavern
tunnel / cave / burrow / dugout
Crocs shoes (or any similar shoe)
Lü Dongbin (796-), Tang Dynasty scholar, one of the Eight Immortals 八仙
disturbing the privacy of bridal room (Chinese custom where guests banter with and play pranks on the newlyweds)
Dongting Lake in northeast Hunan province
electron hole (physics)
pierced ear
Dongkou county in Shaoyang 邵陽|邵阳, Hunan
cave mouth / tunnel entrance
passageway / archway
secret inner room / bridal room
a cave
bridal room and ornamented candles / wedding festivities (idiom)
cave dwelling / legendary abode of immortals
imaginative / to have one's mind buzzing with ideas
hole / pit / pothole
pierce
mouse hole
to blow people's minds with highly imaginative, bizarre ideas
white hole (cosmology)
culvert
lienteric diarrhea (TCM)
(golf) hole in one
worm-hole (in cosmology and science fiction)
Renzidong palaeolithic archaeological site at Fanchang 繁昌, Anhui
lit. to pull a snake from its hole / to expose a malefactor (idiom)
yaodong (a kind of cave dwelling in the Loess Plateau in northwest China) / CL:
cavity / pit
wind tunnel
Zhang Zhidong (1837-1909), prominent politician in late Qing
hole in ice / crevasse
lit. to see sth as clearly as one sees a blazing fire (idiom) / fig. to grasp the situation thoroughly
to bore / to burrow / to crawl through a tunnel
to penetrate / to pierce / to see clearly / to have an insight into
Hongtong county in Linfen 臨汾|临汾, Shanxi
Dontou county in Wenzhou 溫州|温州, Zhejiang
Hongtong county in Linfen 臨汾|临汾, Shanxi
tunnel
empty cave, nothing there (idiom); devoid of substance / nothing new to show
hole
cave holding scripture depository, part of Mogao cave complex 莫高窟, Dunhuang 敦煌
cave / pit / (coll.) greenhouse
empty / hollow / lacking in substance
hole due to dental caries
a dog biting Lü Dongbin (idiom) / to ill reward a person's kindness
zero-day vulnerability (computing)
Dongkou county in Shaoyang 邵陽|邵阳, Hunan
cavern
Dontou county in Wenzhou 溫州|温州, Zhejiang
to examine deeply / to inspect closely
insight
empty / deserted
Rodong or Nodong, series of North Korean medium-range missiles
olm (Proteus anguinus)
to dig a hole
variant of 涵洞
A small hole not plugged will make you suffer a big hole (idiom); a stitch in time saves nine
to see everything clearly
Buddhist grottos
A small hole not plugged will sink a great ship.
keyhole
A small hole not plugged will make you suffer a big hole (idiom); A stitch in time saves nine.
a small hole not plugged will give you grief when it gets bigger (idiom) / a stitch in time saves nine
hole in one (golf)
Taepodong, North Korean rocket series
grotto
Kezil thousand-Buddha grotto in Baicheng 拜城, Aksu 阿克蘇地區|阿克苏地区, Xinjiang
If you don't plug the small hole, the big hole will be hard to repair (idiom); A stitch in time saves nine.
Kumutula thousand-Buddha grotto in Kuqa, Xinjiang
the Bezeklik Thousand Buddha Caves, in the Turpan Basin, Xinjiang


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