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

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  *套* | 套* | *套
to cover / to encase / cover / sheath / to overlap / to interleave / to model after / to copy / formula / harness / loop of rope / (fig.) to fish for / to obtain slyly / classifier for sets, collections / bend (of a river or mountain range, in place names) / tau (Greek letter Ττ)
glove / mitten / CL: 雙|双, 隻|只
trap; snare; trick
entire set
leg warmers
coat / jacket / CL:
to form a complete set / compatible / matching / complementary
an entire set / full complement
forming a complete set / complementing one another
actor's headgear / wig / head covering
polite greeting / civilities / to exchange pleasantries
quilt cover / to have money stuck (in stocks, real estate etc)
earmuff / CL:
condom / CL: 隻|只
nested / nesting
costume of minor characters in opera, featuring dragon designs / walk-on
hackneyed / well-worn (phrase etc) / same old story / stereotypical fashion
sleeve cover / outer sleeve
conventional patterns / cliché
orthodontic brace / (dental) crown
the Great Bend of the Yellow River in Inner Mongolia
river bend
in a mess / upside down
envelope / wrapper / (book) jacket / (record) sleeve
to conform to no conventional pattern / unconventional / offbeat
the same old stuff
the cap of a pen, pencil or writing brush / the sheath of a pen (made of cloth, silk or thread)
condom / CL: 隻|只
single set
noose / harness
to have a skill / to be savvy / to know how to do sth
set pattern / old habit
taper bushing
methods / the old tricks / (slang) condom
suit / a set / a collection / of the same kind / the same old stuff / set pattern of behavior
white glove / (fig.) (slang) intermediary in negotiations; proxy who acts on behalf of an official in corrupt dealings (to keep the official's involvement secret)
overshoe / shoe cover
to fall in a trap
condom / CL: 隻|只
to loosen a yoke / to remove harness (from beast of burden)
(dialect) condom
to wear a condom
pillow case
noose / running knot
orthodontic brace
pipe sleeve
a noose
condom / CL: 隻|只
to scam / to set a trap / to set up a scheme to defraud people
cervical collar
to play a small role
protective gloves
gas-protection boots / protective boots
condom / CL: 隻|只
double set / diploid
(Internet slang) transcription of "not at all" – English words in a song promoting the 2008 Beijing Olympics sung by Huang Xiaoming 黃曉明|黄晓明, who became a laughing stock in China because his pronunciation was perceived as embarrassingly bad / to be a laughing stock / to make a fool of oneself (i.e. equivalent to 鬧笑話|闹笑话)

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