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cave / hole / zero (unambiguous spoken form when spelling out numbers) / CL: 個|个
HSK 5
leak / hole / gap / loophole
(astronomy) black hole
to clearly understand
cavern / cave
paradise / heavenly or beautiful place / fairyland
to see clearly
secret inner room / bridal room
cave / natural cavern (in limestone)
cavity / empty / vacuous
HSK 6
cave / cavern
cave dwelling / legendary abode of immortals
karst cave
Dontou county in Wenzhou 溫州|温州, Zhejiang
Hongtong county in Linfen 臨汾|临汾, Shanxi
a cave
culvert / covered drain
insight / to see clearly
a hole
Dongkou county in Shaoyang 邵陽|邵阳, Hunan
cave mouth / tunnel entrance
bottomless pit
wind tunnel
cave / cavern
disturbing the privacy of bridal room (Chinese custom where guests banter with and play pranks on the newlyweds)
passageway / archway
bridal room and ornamented candles / wedding festivities (idiom)
to dig a hole
worm-hole (in cosmology and science fiction)
place of charm and beauty / scenery of exceptional charm / completely different world
Dontou county in Wenzhou 溫州|温州, Zhejiang
to bore
cave with a waterfall at its mouth
Lü Dongbin (796-), Tang Dynasty scholar, one of the Eight Immortals 八仙
Hongtong county in Linfen 臨汾|临汾, Shanxi
Dongkou county in Shaoyang 邵陽|邵阳, Hunan
to be wide open
yaodong (a kind of cave dwelling in the Loess Plateau in northwest China) / CL:
lit. one hundred loopholes (idiom); full of mistakes (of speech or article)
Zhang Zhidong (1837-1909), prominent politician in late Qing
tunnel
wedding night
pitch-dark
cave / pit / (coll.) greenhouse
lit. to pull a snake from its hole / to expose a malefactor (idiom)
to punch a hole / to drill a hole / to dig a hole / to burrow
(golf) hole in one
mouse hole
hole due to dental caries
empty cave, nothing there (idiom); devoid of substance / nothing new to show
cave holding scripture depository, part of Mogao cave complex 莫高窟, Dunhuang 敦煌
clear as a flame (idiom); to see things absolutely clearly
zero-day vulnerability (computing)
white hole (cosmology)
Buddhist grottos
a dog biting Lü Dongbin (idiom) / to ill reward a person's kindness
Kezil thousand-Buddha grotto in Baicheng 拜城, Aksu 阿克蘇地區|阿克苏地区, Xinjiang
A small hole not plugged will make you suffer a big hole (idiom); a stitch in time saves nine
lienteric diarrhea (TCM)
pierce
hole
cavity / pit
to examine deeply / to inspect closely
to see everything clearly
tunnel / cave / burrow / dugout
Dongting Lake in northeast Hunan province
to penetrate / to pierce / to see clearly / to have an insight into
Taepodong, North Korean rocket series
hole / pit / pothole
Kumutula thousand-Buddha grotto in Kuqa, Xinjiang
hole in ice / crevasse
cavern
pierced ear
Renzidong palaeolithic archaeological site at Fanchang 繁昌, Anhui
air-raid shelter
insight
hole in one (golf)
If you don't plug the small hole, the big hole will be hard to repair (idiom); A stitch in time saves nine.
Paziklike thousand-Buddha grotto in the Turpan basin, Xinjiang
A small hole not plugged will make you suffer a big hole (idiom); A stitch in time saves nine.
A small hole not plugged will make you suffer a big hole (idiom); A stitch in time saves nine.
olm (Proteus anguinus)
A small hole not plugged will sink a great ship.
keyhole
empty / hollow / lacking in substance
grotto


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