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tofu / bean curd
HSK 5
corrosion / to corrode (degrade chemically) / to rot / corruption
HSK 6
corruption / to corrupt / to rot / rotten
HSK 6
to rot / to putrefy / (fig.) corrupt
HSK 6
rotten / decayed / decadent / degenerate
HSK 6
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decay / rotten
rotproof / antiseptic / anti-corrosion
proof against corrosion
anti-corruption
to fight corruption and advocate probity
to rot / to decay / to become corrupt
roll of dried tofu strips
pedantic / trite / inflexible / adherence to old ideas
rotten (smell) / stinking / putrid
to fight corruption and forestall moral degeneration
rotting flesh / carrion
trite / clichéd / empty and trite / banality / platitude
pickled tofu
jellied tofu / soft bean curd
lit. flowing water does not rot, nor a door-hinge rust (idiom) / fig. constant activity prevents decay
flowing water does not rot
outmoded / decadent / decaying
mapo tofu / stir-fried beancurd in chili sauce
corruption
fermented bean curd
four seasons beancurd
fermented soybean curd
stinky tofu / strong-smelling preserved beancurd / fig. rough exterior but lovable person
to have a sharp tongue but a soft heart (idiom)
castration (a form of punishment during the Han period)
tofu skin (made by drying the skin that forms on the surface of soymilk during cooking, and therefore not actually made from tofu)
lit. knife mouth but heart of bean curd; sharp tongue concealing a caring heart
to detest sth or sb to the utmost extreme (idiom)
lit. to change something rotten into something magical (idiom)
to oppose corruption / anti-graft (measures, policy etc)
anti-corruption
to take liberties with (a woman) / to tease with sexual innuendo / to sexually harass / to take advantage of sb
putrid belching (medical term)
belching of sour putrid gas (medical term)
putrid belching (medical term)
putrid belching with regurgitation of stomach acid (medical term)
isohumisol (soil taxonomy)
home-style tofu
hasty men don't get to eat hot tofu (idiom) / one just has to be patient / haste will ruin everything
perishable
almond junket
to grumble / to chatter away incessantly
UK (slang term reflecting a perception of UK as decadent for its attitudes toward homosexuality)
to rot / to spoil / (fig.) to become corrupted
fujoshi (woman who likes manga about male homosexual love) (derived from Japanese 腐女子 "fujoshi")
the crime of corruption
humus (topsoil of decayed vegetation)
mulch
humic acid
Cymbidium macrorrhizum Lindl.
a corrosive (chemical)
(lit. and fig.) corrosive / corrosiveness
okara (i.e. soy pulp, a by-product of making soymilk or tofu)
jerry-built building project / lit. built on soybean dregs
jellied tofu / soft bean curd
corruption
corruption
preservative / antiseptic
the God of Thunder strikes bean curd / fig. to bully the weakest person / to pick on an easy target
the God of Thunder strikes bean curd, a bully picks the weakest person / to pick on an easy target
scavenger
lit. like tofu strung on horsetail, you can't lift it / fig. let's not talk of this (pun on )
fish brings heat, meat brings phlegm, vegetables and tofu keep you healthy


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