Dictionary content from CC-CEDICT De keizer is ver weg - boek met wilde avonturen in China

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tiger / CL: 隻|只
hot spell during autumn / Indian summer
paper tiger
Eldrick "Tiger" Woods (1975-), American golfer
slot machine
slot machine
in the country of the blind the one-eyed man is king (idiom) / (depending on the source, the last word is either 大王 or 大王)
to play the wolf in sheep's clothing; to disguise oneself as sth harmless in order to lull one's target into letting their guard down
tigress / (fig.) fierce woman / vixen
tiger bench (torture method in which the victim sits with legs extended horizontally along a bench, upper legs held down with straps while bricks are inserted under the feet, forcing the knee joint to bend in reverse)
old-style large kitchen stove
"Tiger Vegetable Salad," Northeast China dish usually consisting of hot pepper, cucumber, cilantro and leek
vise / pincer pliers
(coll.) jumping spider (called a "fly tiger" because it preys on houseflies)

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