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背影
view of sb's back
bèiyĭng
勾留
to stay
gōuliú
游逛
to go sight-seeing
to stroll about
yóuguàng
谋事
to look for a job
móushì
赋闲
to be unemployed (of an official)
fùxián
惨淡
miserable, bleak
căndàn
差使
official post
chāishi
亏空
debt
to be in debt
kuīkong
典质
to pawn
diănzhì
变卖
to sell off (one's property)
biànmài
不禁
cannot help (doing sth)
bù jīn
狼藉
to be scattered about in a mess
lángjí
交卸
to hand over (job)
jiāoxiè
奔丧
to hurry home for the funeral of a parent
bēnsāng
祸不单行
misfortune never comes singly
huò bù dānxíng
茶房
waiter (seldom used)
cháfang
to pick out, choose
jiăn
插嘴
to chip in, to interrupt
chāzuĭ
小费
tip
xiăofèi
脚夫
porter
jiăofū
踌躇
to hesitate
chóuchú
警醒
to sleep with one eye open (fig)
jĭngxĭng
马褂
mandarin jacket
măguà
蹒跚
to hobble, to limp
pánshān
探身
to lean over
tànshēn
to climb
pān
to lean
qīng
winding or circuitous
obstinately observing old rules and ideas

栅栏
railings, fencing
zhàlan
月台
platform
yuètái
嘱托
to entrust
zhǔtuō
朱红
bright red, scarlet
zhūhóng
chopsticks
zhù
膀子
upper arm
băngzi
惦记
to remember with concern, to be playing on one's mind
diànjì
琐屑
trivial, trifling (lit)
suŏxiè
伤怀
broken-hearted
shānghuái
一股脑儿
completely, thoroughly (dialect)
lock, stock and barrel
yì gŭ năor
触目
to catch the eye
conspicuous, glaring
chùmù
混入
to mix in
hùnrù