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

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  *就* | 就* | *就
(after a suppositional clause) in that case; then / (after a clause of action) as soon as; immediately after / (same as 就是) merely; nothing else but; simply; just; precisely; exactly / only; as little as / as much as; as many as / to approach; to move towards / to undertake; to engage in / (often followed by 著|着) taking advantage of / (of food) to go with / with regard to; concerning / (pattern: ... ...) even if ... still ... / (pattern: ... ...) if not ... then must be ...
accomplishment / success / achievement / CL: 個|个 / to achieve (a result) / to create / to bring about
nearby / in a close neighborhood
to accept (a bit reluctantly) / to put up with
to yield / to adapt to / to accommodate to (sth)
to get a job / employment
exactly; precisely / only; simply; just / (used correlatively with ) even; even if
to see a doctor / to seek medical advice
(coll.) even if
will / shall / to be going to
already at an earlier time
to win success and recognition (idiom)
to take office / to assume a post
to receive medical treatment
to beat sb at their own game (idiom)
to attend school
at this point / thus / from then on
to cast / to forge / to form / to create
to go to sleep / to go to bed (literary)
to bring up / to train / to contribute to / achievements (usually of young people)
to take office; to assume a post
to discuss sth on its own merits / to judge the matter as it stands
to go to school
to be ready / to be in order
to follow the prescribed order; to keep to the working routine (idiom)
to master (a skill)
to dine
(literary and deferential) to solicit comments (on one's writing)
to get there in one step (idiom); easily done / success at a stroke / to get results overnight
to take a seat
to set off / to take to the road
immediately / at once
to move to a better job
hands tied and waiting to be captured
in other words / that is to say
to submit / to give in
to draw on local resources / using materials at hand
to avoid the important and dwell on the trivial / to keep silent about major charges while admitting minor ones
to be killed for a righteous cause / to die a martyr
lit. if it's wrong, it's wrong (idiom); to make the best after a mistake / to accept an error and adapt to it / to muddle through
(of the people in a group) to get into position (idiom) / (athletics) On your mark!
to be taken prisoner
half willing and half unwilling (idiom); to yield after making a show of resistance
at sb's convenience / in passing / while doing it
inside story
to approach one's coffin (idiom); with one foot in the grave
to execute on the spot (idiom); summary execution / to carry out the law on the spot
to finish (a letter, a painting) at a stroke
unaware of the inner workings / naive / unwitting
(idiom) stay clear of the enemy's main force and strike at his weak points
to act as companion
that is / i.e.
to deign / to condescend / to yield to (entreaties) / to submit to (sb) / (polite) to deign to accept (a post)
crude but simple methods (idiom); use whatever methods you can / to do things simply and thriftily / It's not pretty but it works.
locally / on the spot
(of a price) to fluctuate according to the market / to sell at the market price
to concede / to give up
lit. to squeeze into every crack (idiom) / fig. to make the most of every opportunity
Employment Stability Fee (Taiwan), a minimum monthly fee for employing foreign workers
lit. an easy drive on a familiar path (idiom); fig. experience makes progress easy / a task that is so familiar one can do it with one's hand tied behind one's back
better to be safe than sorry (proverb) / to be prepared just in case
everything in its place and ready (idiom)
to pick up (a skill) in a very short time / to take to sth like a duck to water
a hint is all that is needed / understanding each other without the need to explain
serves you right for doing sth so stupid (Internet slang)
Don't ask and you won't be told any lies. (idiom)
lit. don't worry about not knowing goods, but about comparing them (proverb) / fig. goods' (or person's) true value can only be determined through comparison
it's better to make slow progress than no progress at all (proverb)
a boneheaded teammate can do you more harm than the most formidable opponent (idiom)
much worse than having something stolen is when a thief has you in his sights (idiom)
not to understand the situation / unaware of the ins and outs
lit. either the fish dies or the net gets torn (idiom) / fig. it's a life-and-death struggle / it's either him or me
Amoghasiddhi Buddha
it doesn't matter whether a cat is white or black; as long as it catches mice it's a good cat (variant of a Sichuanese saying used in a speech by Deng Xiaoping 鄧小平|邓小平 in 1962, usually associated with his economic reforms starting in 1978, in which pragmatism was favored over ideological purity)
in other words / that is to say / so / thus
to release for medical treatment (of a prisoner)
full employment
to melt in one's mouth
to be quick to take offense; to have a short fuse
to get a better job somewhere else (idiom) / to seek alternative employment
unity is strength (revolutionary slogan and popular song of 1943)
to swear the oath of office
in other words; that is
then it's too late (colloquial)
(Tw) employment service (abbr. for 就業服務|就业服务)
to be placed in a coffin / to die
employment service / job placement service / jobseeker assistance
employment opportunity / job opening
employment rate
inaugural speech
inaugural lecture
(eat sth) with (sth else) / taking advantage of; using
to condescend / condescending / patronizing
to extend one's neck in preparation for execution (idiom)
sense of achievement
follow the prescribed order / keep to conventional ways
to turn on one's heels / to walk away abruptly

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