Dictionary content from CC-CEDICT


handwriting
Auto complete input: off | on

11 results on this page.

Simplified
Pīnyīn
English Definition Add a new word to the dictionary Traditional
HSK
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *茧* | 茧* | *茧
cocoon / callus
lit. to spin silk from cocoons / fig. to make a painstaking investigation (idiom)
to spin a cocoon around oneself (idiom); enmeshed in a trap of one's own devising / hoist by his own petard
callus (patch or hardened skin) / corns (on feet) / also 趼子
lit. to break through a cocoon and turn into a butterfly (idiom) / fig. to emerge strong after a period of struggle / to get to a better place after going through difficult period
silkworm cocoon
callus (patch or hardened skin) / corns (on feet) / also 老趼
to make a cocoon
(Internet) echo chamber / filter bubble
paper made from silkworm cocoons
to spin a cocoon around oneself (idiom); enmeshed in a trap of one's own devising / hoist with his own petard


Tip: In the character dictionary, entering multiple pinyin syllables will result in multiple searches on one result page.
top
© 2021 MDBG Made in Holland
Automated or scripted access is prohibited
Privacy and cookies