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to retire / retirement (from work)
  *休* | 休* | *休
surname Xiu
  *休* | 休* | *休
to rest / to stop doing sth for a period of time / to cease / (imperative) don't
noon break / lunch break / lunchtime nap
public holiday / official leave (e.g. sabbatical)
to give up / to abandon (a goal etc) / to let sth go / forget it / let the matter drop
to chatter or jabber on and on
to take deferred time off (to make up for working during the weekend or holidays) / compensatory leave
endlessly / ceaselessly
Jiexiu county level city in Jinzhong 晉中|晋中, Shanxi
to leave the matter at that / to be prepared to let go / to be willing to take things lying down
to compensate for working on a holiday by resting on a workday / to compensate for resting on a workday by working on a holiday
rest for now / stop (usually imperative form)
without stopping to sleep or have a rest (idiom)
to retire / to leave work and rest (euphemism for compulsory retirement of old cadres)
don't do it, or don't rest (idiom); either give up, or go through to the end / Since we started, we must carry it through whatever happens. / in for a penny, in for a pound
holiday roster
to request permission to resign from an official position (old)
complete rest (after an illness)
to fight to one's last gasp
to be on sick leave
to let matters rest
to get thoroughly drunk (idiom) / to get plastered
to shift holidays, taking a weekday off
to talk incessantly / to chatter on and on
angry / wrathful
Mogadishu, capital of Somalia (Tw)

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