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巨人
ju4 ren2
1.a giant; a goliath; a titan
淘金
tao2 jin1
1.to pan (for) gold
2.[Figurative] to make much money
痒痒
yang3 yang3

to itch
维也纳
wei2 ye3 na4
1.Vienna (the capital of Austria)
发泄
fa1 xie4

to vent; to give vent to
秧苗
yang1 miao2

a rice shoot; a rice seedling
ba2
1.to pull out; to uproot
肥料
fei2 liao4

fertilizer; manure
野草
ye3 cao3

weeds
顺次
shun4 ci4

in proper sequence
wu2

to seal; to cover; to muffle

把耳朵~起来
yan3

1.to cover (up)
2.to shut or close
chui1

1.a hammer
2.to hammer
掩耳盗铃
yan3 er3 dao4 ling2

Plug one's ears while stealing a bell -- deceive oneself
lao2
1.prison
2.sturdy; secure
3.[Formal] a sty; a pen; a fold
bu3
1.to mend; to patch; to repair
2.to supply; to make up for
3.to nourish; to take a tonic or nourishing food
4.help; benefit; use
juan1

[Informal] to lock up; to put in jail

羊~
dong4
1.a cavity; a hole
2.clearly
亡羊补牢
wang2 yang2 bu3 lao2
1.to mend the sheepfold after a sheep is lost; to take precaution after suffering a loss
庄稼
zhuang1 jia

crops
除草
chu2 cao3

to weed
种田
zhong4 tian2
1.to do farm work; to cultivate soil; to farm soil; to till soil
守株待兔
shou3 zhu1 dai4 tu4
1.to stand by a tree stump waiting for a hare
2.one who sticks to his folly and does nothing
粮食
liang2 shi

grain; food provisions
栗子
li1 zi

a chestnut
朝三暮四
zhao1 san1 mu4 si4
1。morning 3 evening 4
1.to blow hot and cold; to play fast and loose; to chop and change
愚蠢
yu2 chun3

stupid; foolish; silly; absurd
深奥
shen1 ao4

recondite; abstruse; profound; deep
对牛弹琴
dui4 niu2 tan2 qin2
1.to play the lute to a cow;
2。to preach to deaf ears; to not consider one's audience
发愁
fa1 chou2
1.to be worried; to fret about; to fret at
杞人忧天
qi3 ren2 you1 tian1
1.[Idiom] The man of Chi worried that the sky might fall down.
2.A man entertains imaginary or groundless fears.
3.to labor under a baseless fear; to meet trouble halfway
hu2
1.a kettle; a pot
画蛇添足
hua4 she2 tian1 zu2
1.to draw a snake and add feet to it
2.to ruin the effect by adding sth. superfluous
模仿
mo2 fang3
1.to imitate; to copy;
发作
fa1 zuo4
1.to allow one's anger to burst out, especially verbally
2.(of a disease) to break out
心口
xin1 kou2

the pit of the stomach; the bosom; the solar plexus
盲目
mang2 mu4

blind; blindly
东施效颦
dong1 shi1 xiao4 pin2
1。 Dongshi imitates --
2。 blind imitation leads to the opposite effect
wa1

to dig out or excavate
子子孙孙
zi zi sun sun
1.generation after generation of descendants
愚公移山
yu2 gong1 yi2 shan1

1.The Foolish Old Man removes the mountains
2. where there's a will, there's a way
自夸
zi4 kua1
1.to boast; to brag; to sing one's own praises
结实
jie shi

tough; durable
锋利
feng1 li4

(of blades or of style) sharp; keen
自相矛盾
zi4 xiang1 mao2 dun4

1.self-contradictory; inconsistent; paradoxical
抵触
di3 chu4

to conflict with; to contradict
wai1

not straight; lopsided; crooked
左思右想
zuo3 si1 you4 xiang3

to turn something over in one's mind;to keep thinking over and over again
瘸子
que2 zi

a lame person; a cripple
走马看花
zou3 ma3 kan4 hua1

1.to look at flowers while riding on horseback;
2。to give only a passing glance at things; to get a superficial understanding through quick and casual observation
边缘
bian1 yuan2

the rim; a fringe
sai4

strategic points along the frontiers
道贺
dao4 he4
1.to congratulate
2.compliments
慰问
wei4 wen4

to express sympathy and solicitude for
进攻
jin4 gong1
1.to attack; to assault; to offense;
塞翁失马
sai4 weng1 shi1 ma3

The old frontiersman loses his horse -- misfortune may be a blessing in disguise
diao1

1.to carve; to engrave
2.an eagle
高强
gao qiang
1.to excel in; to be master of
野兽
ye3 shou4
1.a wild animal; a wild beast; a beast; a brute
齐声
qi2 sheng1
1.in chorus; in unison; with one voice; in a breath
叫好
jiao hao
1.to cheer; to applaud; to shout "Bravo!"
一举两得
一箭双雕
佛经
fo2 jing1

the Buddhist Scripture; the sutra
宗派
zong1 pai4

a faction; a sect; a clan
邪说
xie2 shuo1

heresy; fallacy
天花乱坠
tian1 hua1 luan4 zhui4

1.exaggerated description (of the attractions of a place, chances of success in a project, etc.)
2。flowers cascade from the sky
夜郎自大
ye4 lang2 zi4 da4

1.ludicrous conceit of the king of Yelang; parochial arrogance
2.ignorant and boastful
自居
zi4 ju1

to consider oneself to be; to pose as; to think of oneself as
动态
dong4 tai4

development(s) (of an event or a situation)
静止
jing zhi

static; motionless
长处
chang2 chu3

a good point; one's forte
短处
duan3 chu3

a shortcoming; a failing
面临
mian4 lin2

to face; to confront
严峻
yan2 jun4

stern; severe
比重
bi3 zhong4

[Physics] specific gravity; specific weight
萧条
xiao1 tiao2

1.desolate; bleak
2.[Economics] depression; slump
通货
tong1 huo4

currency
埋头
mai2 tou2

to immerse oneself in
兵马俑
bing ma yong
1.[Archaeology] wood or clay figures of warriors and horses buried with the dead
埃及
ai1 ji2

Egypt
随行就市
suí hánɡ jiù shì

[Commerce] to be subject to market fluctuation
亵渎
xie4 du2

1.to blaspheme; to insult
2.[Polite] to trouble others with a trifling matter
贬低
bian3 di1

play down; deliberately underestimate
鲜明
xian1 ming2

1.vivid; bright; colourful
2.clear-cut; stark
对照
dui zhao
1.a contrast; a comparison; antithesis
纵然
zong4 ran2

even if; even though
首相
shou3 xiang1

the prime minister; the premier
海誓山盟
hai3 shi4 shan1 meng2

(to make) a solemn pledge of love
刻字
ke4 zi4

to carve characters on a seal or name stamp
情侣
qing2 lV3

sweethearts; lovers; lovebirds
格格不入
ge2 ge2 bu2 ru4

to be incompatible with; to be out of tune with
津津乐道
jīnjīnlèdào

to delight in talking about something
志同道合
zhìtóngdàohé

to have a common goal
不辨是非
bùbiànshìfēi

to fail to make a distinction between right and wrong
泣不成声
qìbùchéngshēng

to choke back sobs
毒贩子
du2 fan4 zi

a drug dealer
咖啡因
caffiene
落网
luo4 wang3

(of criminals) to be caught finally; to be taken in the toils
铤而走险
ting3 er2 zou3 xian3

to risk danger in desperation; to make a reckless move; to be forced to break the law
粉末
fen3 mo4

powder; dust