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nobleman / person of noble character
HSK 6
scarlet kafir lily / Clivia miniata (botany)
friendship between gentlemen, insipid as water (idiom, from Zhuangzi 莊子|庄子)
a gentleman uses his mouth and not his fist
lit. for a nobleman to take revenge, ten years is not too long (idiom) / fig. revenge is a dish best served cold
a nobleman's word is his bond (proverb)
good people are at peace with themselves, (but) there is no rest for the wicked
lit. a nobleman stays clear of the kitchen (idiom, from Mencius) / fig. a nobleman who has seen a living animal cannot bear to see it die, hence he keeps away from the kitchen
a gentleman's friendship, insipid as water (idiom, from Zhuangzi 莊子|庄子)


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