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(idiom) baffling / inexplicable
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surname Mo
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do not / there is none who
Moscow, capital of Russia
indescribable / ineffable
nothing can surpass
can it be possible that / could it be
you must not / Please don't... / be sure not to / on no account (do it)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791), Austrian composer
amoxicillin (loanword)
Mogao caves in Dunhuang 敦煌, Gansu
probably / perhaps / could it be that...?
about / around / approximately
lit. to see only the other rider's dust and have no hope of catching up (idiom) / to be far inferior
profound mystery
to be unable to find a solution / to be at wits' end
(Philippine President Fidel) Ramos
groundless / baseless
mystery / unfathomable / enigmatic
greatest / most important
McDermott (name)
none doesn't / there is none who isn't / everyone
to change unpredictably / unpredictable / erratic / treacherous
it would be better
too late for regrets (idiom); It is useless to repent after the event.
Morse (name)
important matter that must be kept secret (idiom); don't breathe a word of it to anyone!
Guy de Maupassant (1850-1893), French novelist and short story writer
unpredictable / changeable
Taiwan equivalent of 莫奈
unable to help however much one would like to (idiom); Although we sympathize, there is no way to help you. / My hands are tied.
lit. the whip cannot reach (idiom); beyond one's influence / too far to be able to help
Palermo, Italy
one man can hold the pass against ten thousand enemies (idiom)
Claude Monet (1840-1926), French impressionist painter
Moroni, capital of Comoros
very friendly / intimate
Mo Yan (1955-), Chinese novelist, winner of 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature
Isaac Asimov (1920-1992), American author and biochemist
unable to reach a decision (idiom); cannot agree on the right choice / no unanimous decision / still a matter of discussion
variant of 莫名其妙
intimate friendship / bosom buddies
Maubeuge (French city)
nobody understands one's son better than his father (idiom)
Morin Dawa Daur Autonomous Banner in Hulunbuir 呼倫貝爾|呼伦贝尔, Inner Mongolia
Kasimov (town in Russia)
Modest (name) / Modeste (name)
Mohandas (name)
Molière (1622-1673), French playwright and actor, master of comedy
If you don't want anyone to know, don't do it (idiom). fig. If you do something bad, people will inevitably hear about it.
enigmatic / beyond one's depth / unfathomable
Gulf of Martaban, Myanmar (Burma)
equally true for (all the rest) / the same thing applies (for everyone)
Mojave Desert, southwestern USA
let alone / not to speak of (all the others)
Morecambe Bay
Belmopan, capital of Belize
indescribable (joy) / inexpressible (pleasure)
Port Moresby, capital of Papua New Guinea
Mozambique (Tw)
Morse code
no greater contribution has been made than this (idiom)
Moroni, capital of Comoros (Tw)
If one can change after making a mistake, there is nothing better (idiom)
Emeryville, town on San Fransico bay, California
Tymoshenko (name) / Yulia Tymoshenko (1960-), Ukrainian politician
variant of 落寞
Mughal or Mogul Dynasty (1526-1858)
can't judge true or false (idiom); unable to distinguish the genuine from the fake / not to know whether to believe (what one reads in the news)
modafinil (loanword)
nothing sadder than a withered heart (idiom attributed to Confucius by Zhuangzi 莊子|庄子) / no greater sorrow than a heart that never rejoices / the worst sorrow is not as bad as an uncaring heart / nothing is more wretched than apathy
Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis)
there is no-one who doesn't know that
Moho (aka Mohorovičić discontinuity, the lower boundary of the earth's lithosphere)
Mt Rushmore National Memorial, South Dakota
lit. one cannot bite one's own navel (idiom) / fig. too late for regrets
it's yours exclusively (idiom) / you are the one / only you deserve it / only you can do it
unable to distinguish right and wrong (idiom)
there is no-one who is not extravagant
Andrija Mohorovichich or Mohorovičić (1857-1936), Croatian geologist and seismologist who discovered the Mohorovichich discontinuity or Moho
sweep the snow from your own door step, don't worry about the frost on your neighbor's roof (idiom)
left speechless by sth perfect (idiom)
Somogy county in southwest Hungary, capital 考波什堡
Moho (aka Mohorovičić discontinuity, the lower boundary of the earth's lithosphere) / abbr. to 莫霍面
Yulia Tymoshenko (1960-), Ukrainian politician
too late for regrets (idiom); It is useless to repent after the event.
countless / innumerable
Monica Lewinsky (1973-), former White House intern
Don't spread abroad the shame of the family, don't believe rumors lightly. (idiom) / Don't wash your dirty linen in public, don't listen to others' gossip.
Razumovsky (name) / Prince Andrey Kirillovich Razumovsky (1752-1836), Russian diplomat
Ba Maw
Modi (name) / Narendra Modi (1950-), Indian BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party or Indian People's Party) politician, Gujarat Chief Minister from 2001, PM from 2014
(old) name of a kind of leather
Moiseyev (name) / Igor Aleksandrovich Moiseyev (1906-2007), choreographer of folk dance and founder of Moiseyev dance company
Morrison (name)
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