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

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  *被* | 被* | *被
quilt / by / (indicates passive-voice clauses) / (literary) to cover / to meet with / (coll.) (since c. 2009) used before a verb that does not accurately represent what actually happened, to describe with black humor how sb or sth was dealt with by the authorities (as in 被自殺|被自杀)
quilt / CL:
to be compelled / to be forced
victim (of a wounding or murder)
(law) person required to fulfill obligations set forth in a written court judgement (e.g. to pay compensation to sb)
to be arrested / under arrest
(law) judgement defaulter (person who has failed to fulfill obligations set forth in a written court judgement, such as paying compensation to sb, despite having the means to do so) / debt dodger
quilt cover / to have money stuck (in stocks, real estate etc)
vegetation / plant cover
bedding and clothing
quilt wrapped around the body as a tube (traditional bedding) / (contemporary) bedding / quilt / blankets / cover / bed
angiosperm (flowering plants with seed contained in a fruit)
bedding / bedclothes
comforter / quilt / CL: 條|条,
(bed) sheet / envelope for a padded coverlet / CL:
the accused (in a trial)
perianth (common term for calyx and corolla) / border and protecting envelope of a flower
insured person / insurance policyholder
peridium (envelope or coat of fungi, e.g. puffballs)
respondent (in a survey, questionnaire, study etc)
once bitten by a snake, ten years in fear of a well rope / once bitten, twice shy (idiom)
passive immunity
second-hand smoking / passive smoking
erhua variant of 被窩|被窝
person suffering exploitation / the workers in Marxist theory
plaintiff and defendant / prosecution and defense (lawyers)
(coll.) (of a dissident) to be taken on a tour, ostensibly a vacation, but actually a trip organized by the authorities where one's every move is watched
lit. to be optimized away / to be fired / to be the victim of downsizing
suspect (in criminal investigation)
coat (of an animal)
survivor of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
bitten by a snake in one year, fears the well rope for ten years (idiom); once bitten twice shy
a clever person may become the victim of his own ingenuity (idiom); cleverness may overreach itself / too smart for one's own good
appellee (side that won in trial court, whose victory is being appealed by losing side)
defendant (in legal case)
to be "harmonized" i.e. censored
angiospermae (phylum of flowering plants with seed contained in a fruit)
kidnap victim / kidnapped (person)
quilt / cover
a death claimed to be a suicide by the authorities
the right to be elected / the right to stand for election

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