Dictionary content from CC-CEDICT De keizer is ver weg - boek met wilde avonturen in China


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  *二* | 二* | *二
two / 2 / (Beijing dialect) stupid
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2nd year in junior middle school / 2nd day of a lunar month / 2nd day of lunar New Year
reckoned to be first or second best (idiom) / one of the very best / to list one by one
one or two; a few / a little; just a bit
Tuesday
unique and unmatched (idiom); unrivalled / nothing compares with it
secondly / the other (usu. of two) / the second
second-eldest child in a family / (euphemism) penis
one divides into two / to be two-sided / there are two sides to everything / to see both sb's good points and shortcomings (idiom)
(old) (in a tavern or inn etc) waiter / attendant
to know just a little; to have a rough idea
to say one and mean just that (idiom); to keep one's word
Europa (moon of Jupiter), aka Jupiter II
to call sth as it is (idiom)
12th April / refers to Chiang Kai-shek's coup of 12th April 1927 against the communists in Shanghai
Deimos (moon of Mars), aka Mars II
fixed / unalterable
waiter
Tuesday
the only (choice, way etc) / undivided (loyalty)
second-year university student
twelve / 12
one-two or ace-deuce (smallest throw at dice) / a prostitute
to know the first, but not know the second (idiom); only partial information
second / number two / next / secondary
lit. one is one, two is two (idiom) / fig. things are (or ought to be) perfectly clear-cut / unequivocal
three, set five remove two (abacus rule) / efficiently / quickly and easily
Alpha Centauri or Rigel Kentaurus
Enceladus (moon of Saturn), aka Saturn II
inside front cover
Antares, the brightest star in Scorpio 天蠍座|天蝎座
Altair (star)
Tuesday
One has the right to choose the ruler one serves. (ancient proverb)
same as 米拉, Mira (red giant star, Omicron Ceti), variable star with period of 330 days


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