Pinyin Dictionary results for "cheng men"

city gate
a fire in the city gates is also a calamity for the fish in the moat (idiom); the bystander will also suffer; fig. you can't escape responsibility for your actions; ask not for whom the bell tolls - it tolls for thee
to keep up appearances; to put up a front
lit. the snow piles up at Cheng Yi's door (idiom); fig. deep reverence for one's master
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