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

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  *卖* | 卖* | *卖
to sell / to betray / to spare no effort / to show off or flaunt
to sell short (finance)
to make money by selling sth
to sing for a living
outward appearance / demeanor
to work tirelessly; to give one's all; to slave away / to throw away one's life; to sacrifice oneself (usu. for an unworthy cause)
to keep listeners in suspense (in storytelling) / to keep people on tenterhooks
seller (in contracts)
prostitution / to prostitute oneself
to work hard / to do one's very best / to throw oneself into the task at hand
(big) store
selling price
to prostitute oneself / to sell oneself into slavery
to show off / to make a display of
to show off one's cleverness / (of sb who has received beneficial treatment) to profess to have been hard done by
selling point
to betray one's country
(of a movie, show etc) to attract large audiences
to work as a good-time girl; to prostitute oneself
to engage in prostitution
to sell / to reach (a price in an auction)
(slang) to act cute
to sell off
to sell meat / (slang) to sell sex
to be sold out
to play stupid / to act like an idiot
to do trade as a fortune teller
to be sold out / to be out of stock
to make a living doing manual labor / to give sth all one's got
to flaunt a skill / to give display to one's ability / to show off a feat / to vaunt one's tricks
The Old Charcoal Seller, poem by Tang poet Bai Juyi 白居易
to feign an opening in order to hoodwink the opponent (in a fight, combat etc)
to make a hard living as unskilled laborer
to solicit a bribe / to accept a bribe
to show deference to sb by obliging them (or by obliging sb associated with them)
to exert flirtatious allure / to entice coquettishly

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