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  *祸* | 祸* | *祸
old variant of 禍|祸
  *祸* | 祸* | *祸
disaster / misfortune / calamity
disaster / harm / scourge / bad person / to damage / to harm / to wreck
source of calamity (esp. of women)
disaster and happiness
misfortune does not come singly (idiom) / it never rains but it pours
disaster / calamity
root of the trouble / cause of the ruin
chief offender / main culprit
calamity and chaos / devastating disorder / great turmoil
Trouble issues from the mouth (idiom). A loose tongue may cause a lot of trouble.
disaster / doom
to damage the country and cause suffering to the people (idiom)
fate / portent / luck or disasters as foretold in the stars (astrology)
disaster and happiness do not follow rules (idiom); future blessings and misfortunes are unpredictable
to stick together through thick and thin (idiom)
trouble is never far away (idiom)
main offender, criminal ringleader (idiom); main culprit / fig. main cause of a disaster

Tip: Pinyin can be entered with or without tone numbers, e.g. 'nihao' or 'ni3hao3'.
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