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  *焚* | 焚* | *焚
to burn
to burn with impatience / torn with anxiety
self-immolation
to burn both jade and common stone / to destroy indiscriminately (idiom)
to play with fire and get burnt (idiom); fig. to play with evil and suffer the consequences / to get one's fingers burnt
lit. to burn both fragrant orchids and stinking weeds (idiom); fig. to destroy indiscriminately the noble and common / the rain falls on the just and unjust alike


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