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rivers and lakes / all corners of the country / remote areas to which hermits retreat / section of society operating independently of mainstream society, out of reach of the law / the milieu in which wuxia tales play out (cf. 武俠|武侠) / (in late imperial times) world of traveling merchants, itinerant doctors, fortune tellers etc / demimonde / (in modern times) triads / secret gangster societies / underworld
(of a person) to return to the fray after a period of inactivity / to jump back into the thick of things / (of sth that was once popular) to be resurrected / to make a comeback
see 重出江湖 [chong2 chu1 jiang1 hu2]
to make a living as a traveling performer etc
swindler / itinerant con-man
to travel around the country (as itinerant peddler or entertainer)
special technique / trick of the trade / knack
to travel around the country
a much-travelled person, well acquainted with the ways of the world
you can't always do as you like / one has to compromise in this world (idiom)
to roam far and wide / to drift with the wind
quack / charlatan / itinerant doctor and swindler
itinerant entertainer


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