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

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land under heaven / the whole world / the whole of China / realm / rule
first under heaven / number one in the country
the whole country in rebellion
world famous
the whole world at peace (idiom); peace and prosperity
all crows are black (idiom) / evil people are bad all over the world
to be the most ridiculous thing in the world (idiom)
to seize power / to conquer the world / to establish and expand a business / to carve out a career for oneself
The rise and fall of the nation concerns everyone (idiom). Everyone bears responsibility for the prosperity of society.
all good things must come to an end (idiom)
to run everything (idiom); to monopolize the whole business / not allow anyone else to have a look in
The first concern is affairs of state, enjoying the pleasure comes later. Quotation from essay On Yueyang Tower 岳陽樓記|岳阳楼记 by Song writer Fan Zhongyan 范仲淹
to pacify the country
to make everyone's lives better
to wish for the whole world to be in chaos (idiom)
there is nothing the determined person can't accomplish (idiom) / persistence will overcome
to inspire awe throughout the empire (idiom)
(expr.) hold the feudal overlord and you control the whole country
to sweep away evil / to purge (the world of crime)
throughout the world
a learned person need not leave his home to know what's going on in the world (idiom)
a learned person need not leave his home to know what's going on in the world (idiom)

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