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daughter-in-law / wife (of a younger man) / young married woman / young woman
HSK 6
daughter-in-law
mother-in-law and daughter-in-law
daughter-in-law
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daughter-in-law
wife / young married woman
young married woman / mistress / (fig.) punching bag / (old) child bride
to get oneself a wife / to take a daughter-in-law
child bride / girl adopted into a family as future daughter-in-law
erhua variant of 兒媳婦|儿媳妇
younger brother's wife / sister-in-law
son's son's wife / grandson's wife
brother's son's wife / nephew's wife
lit. even a submissive daughter-in-law will one day become a domineering mother-in-law (idiom) / fig. the oppressed will become the oppressor / what goes around comes around
sister's son's wife
wife of younger male cousin via female line
wife of younger male cousin via male line
child bride / girl adopted into a family as future daughter-in-law
lit. the ugly daughter-in-law must sooner or later meet her parents-in-law (idiom) / fig. it's not something you can avoid forever


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