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(cooked) rice
  *饭* | 饭* | *饭
cooked rice / CL: / meal / CL: 頓|顿 / (loanword) fan / devotee
to have a meal / to eat / to make a living
to prepare a meal / to cook
fried rice / (slang) (Tw) to have sex
evening meal / dinner / supper / CL: , 頓|顿, ,
plain cooked rice (as opposed to rice porridge)
New Year's Eve family dinner
breakfast / CL: , 頓|顿, ,
lunch / CL: , 頓|顿, ,
bibimbap (Korean cuisine)
to cook
meal in a partitioned box
rice with meat and vegetables
leftover food
to serve a meal
to get or supply meals for a monthly rate / to board / to cater
simple home-style meal / common occurrence / nothing out of the ordinary
porridge / gruel
to soak cooked rice in soup or water / cooked rice reheated in boiling water
(coll.) to be incompetent / useless / good-for-nothing
rice with meat and vegetables
an ordinary meal / simple home cooking
to get food at a canteen
gimbap (Korean rice roll similar in appearance to sushi) / kimbap
pilaf (rice dish popular in many parts of the world, including Xinjiang) / pilau
the rice is cooked / what's done is done / it's too late to change anything now (idiom)
pilaf (rice dish popular in many parts of the world, including Xinjiang) / pilau
plain cooked rice / rice with nothing to go with it
to work for a living
plain tea and simple food / (fig.) bread and water
to beg (for food or money)
to fill a bowl with rice
(coll.) (of an actor with a bit part) to receive a boxed meal when one's job is done (phrase used e.g. by movie viewers when a character dies)
to stir-fry leftover rice / fig. to rehash the same story / to serve up the same old product
(coll.) to burst out laughing
farewell dinner party
to make the most of one's youthfulness in one's choice of employment (e.g. modeling)
to push food into one's mouth using chopsticks while holding one's bowl up to one's mouth
meal cooked in a large pot / communal meal / (fig.) system that rewards everyone equally regardless of merit
to ask for food / to beg
food given to Buddhist monks as alms
an unappealing and unsatisfying meal
to eat / to have a meal
to eat plain rice / (fig.) to eat and not pay for it / to sponge off others / to freeload
leftovers from a meal / fig. remnants handed down from others
egg fried rice
to serve (food)
food and drink
half-cooked rice / (fig.) half-finished job that is difficult to complete because it was not done properly in the first instance / Taiwan pr. [jia4 sheng5 fan4]
"meals prepared at separate stoves", slogan of the program of fiscal decentralization that began in the 1980s in the PRC
to live as a parasite / doing nothing to earn one's keep
to swell on steaming (of hard rice grain)
to eat depending on the dish (idiom); fig. to act according to actual circumstances / to live within one's means
Xinjiang lamb rice
spoilt tea, leftover food (idiom); remains after a meal / crumbs from the feast
cafeteria meal specially prepared for a group of visitors / set meal
to roll rice balls
unsavory meal taken in remembrance of past hardships / fig. poor-tasting meal
rice in gravy, typically with meat and vegetables
lit. to offer three kinds of tea and six different dishes / to be extremely considerate towards guests (idiom)
to provide alms and rice (idiom)
to fill one's belly before the battle (idiom)
set meal
rice au gratin
lit. to eat from the common pot (idiom) / fig. to be rewarded the same, regardless of performance
to do prison time (Tw)
to live off a woman
fan who only likes one particular member of a pop idol band
lit. the raw rice is now cooked (idiom); fig. it is done and can't be changed / It's too late to change anything now. / also written 生米煮成熟飯|生米煮成熟饭
abbr. for 生米煮成熟飯|生米煮成熟饭, lit. the raw rice is now cooked (idiom); fig. it is done and can't be changed / It's too late to change anything now.
to put some food aside for sb / to invite sb to stay for a meal / invitation to dinner
rice omelet

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