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

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  *套* | 套* | *套
to cover / to encase / cover / sheath / to overlap / to interleave / to model after / to copy / formula / harness / loop of rope / (fig.) to fish for / to obtain slyly / classifier for sets, collections / bend (of a river or mountain range, in place names) / tau (Greek letter Ττ)
outfit or suit (of clothes) / set of coordinated items / kit
sleeve / a tube for wrapping
set meal / (fig.) product or service package (e.g. for a cell phone subscription)
suite / apartment / flat
kit (equipment) / (bicycle) groupset
to apply (sth hitherto used in a different context) / to use (rules, systems, models etc copied from elsewhere) (often implying that they aren't suited to the new situation) / to borrow (a phrase) / (Tw) (computing) to apply (a style, formatting etc)
pipe casing
song cycle in Chinese opera / (fig.) a series of tricks / polite remarks / number of (things that are counted in , like houses)
to convert (an asset) into cash / to cash out
to immobilize with a lasso / to be trapped in the stock market
sheath / case / cover / conventional method / cliché / trick / (coll.) condom
vestibule / small inner room (opening to others) / suite / apartment
woman's suit / dress worn over a petticoat
collar part of horse harness
a pullover
to acquire fraudulently / an illegal exchange
a fraudulent purchase / to buy up sth illegally
ferrule / ring toss
sleeve cover
to harness (a horse to a cart)
a lasso / noose
color printing using several overlaid images
to interplant
overshoes / galoshes
color printing using several overlaid images
polite set phrases
divertimento (music)
a suit (of clothes)
intercropping / growing several crops together
to harness a horse / to lasso a horse
printing portions of a page (e.g. a banner headline) in red (or other color)
illegal currency exchange / arbitrage
sequence of movements in martial arts / routine / pattern / standard method
to sound sb out / to find out by tactful indirect questioning
matryoshka (Russian nested doll)
(of a garment) designed to be put on by pulling it over one's head (like a sweater or T-shirt etc)
a noose
to change (currency) illegally / fraudulent exchange
(coll.) to cultivate good relations with sb / to try to gain favor with sb
overlapping / nesting / to interleave
a lasso
methods / the old tricks / (slang) condom
a conservative
to try to gain sb's friendship
(coll.) loop of rope / noose / scheme / ploy / condom
to trap a suspect into a confession
to hedge (one's bets) / to defend against risk
car with fake plates
socket spanner
a pullover
polite phrase; conventional greetings / cliché / to try to worm facts out of sb
to worm one's way into being friends with sb (usually derogatory)
lasso on long wooden pole

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