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HSK
poem for singing / tune / music / CL:
HSK 6
winding / (fig.) complicated
HSK 6
to distort / to misrepresent
HSK 6
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surname Qu
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bent / crooked / wrong
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tune / song / CL:
song
repertoire / program / song / piece of music
curve / curved line / indirect / in a roundabout way
to compose (music)
theme song
to twist / to warp / to distort
trilogy
single (recording industry)
music played during a movie, play etc / incidental music / music played in a theatrical interlude / (fig.) incident / episode
to compose (music) / arrangement
Chinese opera
Golden Melody Awards
curved surface / surface
musical composition
suite (music)
The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri 但丁
medicated leaven (used in TCM to treat indigestion)
composer / songwriter
march (musical)
to bend / to curve around / curved / crooked / to wind / to warp
episode / brief interlude
different tunes played with equal skill (idiom) / different methods leading to the same result / different approach but equally satisfactory outcome
waltz
varicose veins
cookie (loanword via Cantonese 曲奇 kuk1 kei4)
field hockey
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variant of 麴|曲
rhapsody (music)
lullaby
variation (music)
dance music
folk musical theater
Yuan dynasty theater, including poetry, music and comedy
famous song / well-known piece of music
to accept a compromise
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yeast / Aspergillus (includes many common molds) / Taiwan pr. [qu2]
symphony
curved / meandering / zigzagging
crankshaft
sinuous / devious / full details of a story / to stoop
line graph / line diagram
to compose a piece of music
shidaiqu, a musical genre that originated in Shanghai in the 1920s, a fusion of Chinese folk music and Western jazz
concerto
Qujiang district of Shaoguan City 韶關市|韶关市, Guangdong
Kunqu opera, influential musical theater originating in Kunshan, Jiangsu province in Yuan times
crank handle
overture
twisted / coiled / curled
Qufu county level city in Jining 濟寧|济宁, Shandong / hometown of Confucius 孔子
lit. crooked and straight / fig. right and wrong, good and evil
red food dye made from yeast
Nagchu town and prefecture in central Tibet
sonata
to warp / to bend / fig. distorted opinion / prejudice
to curl (hair) / to crimp / to roll up / curly
(of sb who ostensibly collaborated with the Japanese during the Sino-Japanese war of 1937-1945) to secretly work for the Nationalists or against the Communists
(music) capriccio
against one's will / willy-nilly
to misrepresent / to misinterpret
love song
serenade
lit. right and wrong, crooked and straight (idiom); fig. merits and demerits / pros and cons
fugue (loanword)
Quyang county in Baoding 保定, Hebei
nocturne (music)
local Chinese opera, such as Shaoxing opera 越劇|越剧, Sichuan opera 川劇|川剧, Henan opera 豫劇|豫剧 etc
electronic dance music
Shanghai opera / same as 滬劇|沪剧
Qüxü county, Tibetan: Chu shur rdzong in Lhasa 拉薩|拉萨, Tibet
verse or song form from Yuan, Ming and Qing
tune / melody
lullaby
hyperbola / hyperbolic (function)
difficult songs find few singers (idiom) / highbrow
Qujing prefecture level city in Yunnan
(math.) plane curve
coiled / entwined / tortuous
jigsaw
March of the Volunteer Army (PRC National Anthem)
set square (tool to measure right angles)
camber / curvature
hyperbola
minuet
crooked
curvature
varicocele (medicine)
conic section
brewer's yeast
popular song / folk tune / ballad
remote village
(math.) hyperboloid
Quwo county in Linfen 臨汾|临汾, Shanxi
quadratic curve (geometry) / conic
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