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[脫口而出] tuōkǒuérchū to blurt out
to let slip (an indiscreet remark)

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        tuō, [脫], to shed/to take off/to escape/to get away from
        bǎituō, [擺脫], to break away from/to cast off (old ideas etc)/to get rid of/to break away (from...
        táotuō, [逃脫], to run away/to escape
        tuōlí, [脫離], to separate oneself from/to break away from/diastasis (medicine)/abscission/abju...
        tuōyīwǔ, [脫衣舞], striptease
        jiětuō, [解脫], relief/to free oneself/to break away from/to extricate oneself/to relieve/to lib...
        tuōshēn, [脫身], to get away/to escape (from obligations)/to free oneself/to disengage
        tuōguāng, [脫光], to strip naked/to strip nude
        tuōshuǐ, [脫水], to dry out/to extract water/dehydration/dehydrated/desiccation
        tuōyǐngérchū, [脫穎而出], to reveal one's talent (idiom)/to rise above others/to distinguish oneself
        zhèngtuō, [掙脫], to throw off/to struggle free of/Taiwan pr. [zhēng tuō]
        kāituō, [開脫], to exculpate/to absolve/to exonerate
        tuōluò, [脫落], to drop off/to come off/to lose (hair etc)/to omit (a character when writing)
        pǐntuō, [品脫], pint (approx. 0.47 liter) (loanword)
        tuōzhī, [脫脂], to remove fat/to skim (milk)
        tuōtáo, [脫逃], to run away/to escape
        tuōjiù, [脫臼], dislocation (of a joint)
        tuōkǒuérchū, [脫口而出], to blurt out/to let slip (an indiscreet remark)
        tuōtāihuàngǔ, [脫胎換骨], to shed one's mortal body and exchange one's bones (idiom); born again Daoist/to...
        tuōmáo, [脫毛], to lose hair or feathers/to molt/depilation/to shave
        tuōshǒu, [脫手], (not of regular commerce) to sell or dispose of (goods etc)/to get rid of/to unl...
        tuōxiǎn, [脫險], to escape (danger)/to rescue/to come out alive
        tuōjié, [脫節], to come apart
        
        
        tuōfà, [脫髮], baldness/to lose hair or feathers/to molt/depilation
        chāotuō, [超脫], to stand aloof/to be detached from/to transcend worldliness/untrammeled/unconven...
        
        
        tuōguǐ, [脫軌], to leave the rails/to derail/to jump the track
        tuōchū, [脫出], to break away/to extricate/to escape/to leave the confines of
        tuītuō, [推脫], to evade/to shirk
        tuōpí, [脫皮], to molt/to peel/fig. seriously hurt
        xūtuō, [虛脫], to collapse (from dehydration or loss of blood)/heat exhaustion
        
        tuōyǎng, [脫氧], deoxidation
        huótuōtuō, [活脫脫], remarkably alike
        tuōxiāo, [脫銷], to sell out/to run out (of supplies)/deficient/lack of supplies
        jīnchántuōqiào, [金蟬脫殼], lit. the cicada sheds its carapace (idiom); fig. to vanish leaving an empty shel...
        Lātuōwéiyà, [拉脫維亞], Latvia
        sǎtuō, [灑脫], free and at ease/unaffected
        
        tuōsú, [脫俗], free from vulgarity/refined/outstanding
        tuōgōu, [脫鉤], to cut ties/to disconnect/out of touch
        tuōkāi, [脫開], to withdraw
        tuōgāng, [脫肛], rectal prolapse
        tuōbǎ, [脫靶], to miss/to shoot and miss the target/off the mark
        
        tuōmǐn, [脫敏], to desensitize/to remove an allergic susceptibility
        tuōtāi, [脫胎], born/to emerge from the womb/fig. to develop out of sth else (of ideas, stories,...
        tuōsè, [脫色], to lose color/to turn pale/to bleach/to fade
        tuōshuǐjī, [脫水機], a device for extracting water (such as a centrifuge)
        tuōzhīmián, [脫脂棉], absorbent cotton
稿         tuōgǎo, [脫稿], to complete a draft/to put out a manuscript
        

        kǒu, mouth/classifier for things with mouths (people, domestic animals, cannons, well...
        shāngkǒu, [傷口], wound/cut
        jièkǒu, to use as an excuse/on the pretext/excuse/pretext
        kāikǒu, [開口], to open one's mouth/to start to talk
        chūkǒu, an exit/CL:個|个[gè]/to speak/to export/(of a ship) to leave port
        kǒudài, pocket/bag/sack/CL:個|个[gè]
        ménkǒu, [門口], doorway/gate/CL:個|个[gè]
        rénkǒu, population/people
        kǒuyīn/kǒuyin, oral speech sounds (linguistics), voice/accent
        rùkǒu, entrance
        kǒuwèi, a person's preferences/tastes (in food)/flavor
        kǒuxiāngtáng, chewing gum
        kǒujìng, [口徑], caliber/diameter of opening
        wèikǒu, appetite
        xiōngkǒu, pit of the stomach
        gǎngkǒu, port/harbor
        
        chuāngkǒu, window/opening providing restricted access (e.g. customer service window)/comput...
        kǒugòng, oral confession (as opposed to 筆供|笔供[bǐ gòng])/statement/deposition
        kǒuhóng, [口紅], lipstick
        zhùkǒu, shut up/shut your mouth/stop talking
        qīnkǒu, [親口], one's own mouth/fig. in one's own words/to say sth personally
        lùkǒu, crossing/intersection (of roads)
        kǒuqì, [口氣], tone of voice/the way one speaks/manner of expression/tone
        
        kǒushuǐ, saliva
        kǒushào, whistle
        jìnkǒu, [進口], to import/imported/entrance/inlet (for the intake of air, water etc)
        
        kǒukě, thirsty
        qiāngkǒu, [槍口], muzzle of a gun/at gunpoint
        kǒuhào, [口號], slogan/catchphrase/CL:個|个[gè]
        mièkǒu, [滅口], to kill sb to prevent them from divulging a secret/to silence sb
        kǒulìng, oral command/a word of command (used in drilling troops or gymnasts)/password (u...
        tōngfēngkǒu, [通風口], air vent/opening for ventilation
        kěkǒu, tasty/to taste good
        shǒukǒurúpíng, lit. to guard one's mouth like a closed bottle (idiom); tight-lipped/reticent/no...
        
        shízìlùkǒu, crossroads/intersection
        kǒutóu, [口頭], oral/verbal
        qiēkǒu/qièkǒu, incision/notch/slit/gash/margin of a page/trimmed edge (of a page in a book), sl...
        shēngkou, animals used for their physical strength (mules, oxen etc)/beast of burden
        kǒuzi, a hole/an opening/a cut/a gap/a gash
        húkǒu, [餬口], to scrape a meager living/to get by with difficulty, variant of 糊口[hú kǒu]
        kǒuqiāng, oral cavity
        shùkǒu, to rinse one's mouth/to gargle
        kǒujì, beat boxing/vocal mimicry/ventriloquism
        jiēkǒu, interface/port/connector
        kǒutóuchán, [口頭禪], lit. Zen saying repeated as cant/fig. popular saying/catchphrase/cliché
        quēkǒu, nick/jag/gap/shortfall
        suíkǒu, [隨口], (speak) without thinking the matter through
        
        tuōkǒuérchū, [脫口而出], to blurt out/to let slip (an indiscreet remark)
        kǒuchòu, bad breath/halitosis
        kǒujiǎo/kǒujué, corner of the mouth, altercation/wrangle/angry argument
        kǒushé, dispute or misunderstanding caused by gossip/to talk sb round
        Kěkǒukělè, [可口可樂], Coca-Cola
        Dòngkǒu/dòngkǒu, Dongkou county in Shaoyang 邵陽|邵阳[Shào yáng], Hunan, cave mouth/tunnel entrance
        chuāngkǒu, [創口], a wound/a cut
        kǒucái, eloquence
        fēngkǒu, to close up/to heal (of wound)
        kǒuqín, harmonica
齿         kǒuchǐ, [口齒], mouth and teeth/enunciation/to articulate/diction/age (of cattle, horses etc)
        kǒushù, to dictate/to recount orally
        lièkǒu, breach/split/rift/vent (volcanic crater)
        jiāochākǒu, (road) intersection
        
        huǒshānkǒu, volcanic crater
        
        kǒugǎn, taste/texture (of food)/how food feels in the mouth
        jìnchūkǒu, [進出口], import and export
        kǒuzhào, mask (surgical etc)
        dēngjīkǒu, [登機口], departure gate (aviation)
        
        kǒuwěn, tone of voice/connotation in intonation/accent (regional etc)/snout/muzzle/lips/...
        guānkǒu, [關口], pass/gateway/(fig.) juncture
        hùkǒu, [戶口], population (counted as number of households for census or taxation)/registered r...
        xiùkǒu, cuff
        yīkǒuqì, [一口氣], one breath/in one breath/at a stretch
        
        hǔkǒu, tiger's den/dangerous place/the web between the thumb and forefinger of a hand
        kǒukoushēngshēng, [口口聲聲], to keep on saying (idiom); to repeat over and over again
        kǒufēng, [口風], meaning behind the words/what sb really means to say/one's intentions as reveale...
        dǎowèikǒu, to spoil one's appetite/fig. to get fed up with sth
        mùdèngkǒudāi, dumbstruck (idiom); stupefied/stunned
        
        
        xìnkǒukāihé, [信口開河], to speak without thinking (idiom)/to blurt sth out
        xìnkǒu, to blurt sth out/to open one's mouth without thinking
        zhāngkǒu, [張口], to gape/to yawn/to open one's mouth/to start speaking/to talk carelessly/to talk...
        
        duānkǒu, interface/port
        zànbùjuékǒu, [讚不絕口]/[贊不絕口], to praise without cease (idiom); praise sb to high heaven, to praise without cea...
        
        dāokǒu, the edge of a knife/cut/incision
        kǒubēi, public praise/public reputation/commonly held opinions/current idiom
        dùkǒu, ferry crossing
        Shānkǒu/shānkǒu, Yamaguchi (name and place name)/Yamaguchi prefecture in southwest of Japan's mai...
        kǒuchī, to stammer/to stutter/also pr. [kǒu jí]
        
        shùnkǒu, [順口], to read smoothly (of text)/to blurt out (without thinking)/to suit one's taste (...
        gǎikǒu, to correct oneself/to withdraw or modify one's previous remark
        shàngkǒu, to be able to read aloud fluently/to be suitable (easy enough) for reading aloud
        lǐngkǒu, [領口], collar/neckband/neckline/the place where the two ends of a collar meet
        xiǎoliǎngkǒu, [小兩口], (coll.) young married couple
        pòkǒudàmà, [破口大罵], to abuse roundly
        kǒuyǔ, [口語], colloquial speech/spoken language/vernacular language/slander/gossip/CL:門|门[mén]
        
        
        liǎngkǒuzi, [兩口子], husband and wife
        yìkǒutóngshēng, [異口同聲], different mouths, same voice/to speak in unison (idiom)
        lǎnglǎngshàngkǒu, to flow right off the tongue (of lyrics or poetry)/to recite with ease/catchy (o...
        Jiāokǒu, Jiaokou county in Lüliang 呂梁|吕梁[Lǚ liáng], Shanxi 山西
        Zhákǒu/zhákǒu, [閘口], area in the Shangcheng district of Hangzhou, open sluice gate/(toll) station/boa...
        chàkǒu, junction/fork in road
        shǐkǒufǒurèn, [矢口否認], to deny flatly
        
        kǒuliáng, [口糧], ration
        kǒufú, happy knack for chancing upon fine food
        jìnkǒushāng, [進口商], importer/import business
        dānkǒuxiàngshēng, [單口相聲], comic monologue/one-person comic sketch
        duìkǒu, [對口], (of two performers) to speak or sing alternately/to be fit for the purposes of a...
        
        xīnkǒu, pit of the stomach/solar plexus/words and thoughts
        
        ràokǒulìng, [繞口令], tongue-twister
        shuǎngkǒu, fresh and tasty
        
        xīnfúkǒufú, lit. convinced in heart and by word (idiom); sincerely convinced and ready to co...
        kǒushì, [口試], oral examination/oral test
        kǒufú, oral (administered by mouth)/to profess conviction/to say that one is convinced
        kǒuruòxuánhé, [口若懸河], mouth like a torrent (idiom)/eloquent/glib/voluble/have the gift of the gab
        àikǒu, narrow mountain pass/defile
        yīkǒuyǎodìng, to arbitrarily assert/to allege/to stick to one's statement/to cling to one's vi...
        
        
        fēngkǒu, [風口], air vent/drafty place/wind gap (geology)/tuyere (furnace air nozzle)
        àokǒu, hard to pronounce/awkward-sounding
        
        
        fēngkǒulàngjiān, [風口浪尖], where the wind and the waves are the fiercest/at the heart of the struggle
        
        xuèkǒu, bloody mouth (from devouring freshly killed prey)
        xīnzhíkǒukuài, frank and outspoken (idiom)/straight speaking/to say what one thinks
        kuākǒu, [誇口], to boast
        rénkǒushù, [人口數], population
        Hǎikǒu/hǎikǒu, Haikou prefecture-level city and capital of Hainan Province 海南省[Hǎi nán Shěng], ...
        kǒujué, [口訣], mnemonic chant/rhyme for remembering (arithmetic tables, character stroke order ...
        
        
        hékǒu, estuary/the mouth of a river
        kǒuàn, a port for external trade/a trading or transit post on border between countries
        kǒushí, [口實], food/salary (old)/a pretext/a cause for gossip
        jǐngkǒu, entrance to mine
        
        
        kǒutóuyǔ, [口頭語], pet phrase/regularly used expression/manner of speaking
        
        kǒuyì, [口譯], interpreting
        
        kuàizhìrénkǒu, [膾炙人口], appealing to the masses/universally appreciated (idiom)
        měiwèikěkǒu, delicious/tasty
        kǔkǒupóxīn, earnest and well-meaning advice (idiom); to persuade patiently
        
        kǒuchūkuángyán, to speak conceited nonsense/to come out with arrogant claptrap
        
        
        shùnkǒuliū, [順口溜], popular piece of doggerel/common phrase repeated as a jingle
        chākǒu, socket (for electric plug)
        
        Hànkǒu, [漢口], Hankou, part of Wuhan 武漢|武汉 at the junction of Han river and Changjiang in Hubei
        
        jìkǒu, abstain from certain food (as when ill)/avoid certain foods/be on a diet
        
        chūkǒushāng, exporter/export business
        
        zhòngkǒuyīcí, [眾口一詞], all of one voice/unanimous
        
        
        
        
        
        Gǎngkǒuqū, [港口區], Gangkou district of Fangchenggang city 防城港市[Fáng chéng gǎng shì], Guangxi
        kǒuzhūbǐfá, [口誅筆伐], to condemn in speech and in writing (idiom)/to denounce by word and pen
        chūkǒué, [出口額], export amount
        
        yǒukǒujiēbēi, every voice gives praise (idiom); with an extensive public reputation
        chūqìkǒu, [出氣口], gas or air outlet/emotional outlet
        shòupiàokǒu, ticket window
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        kǒuchuāng, [口瘡], mouth ulcer
        
        juékǒu, [決口], be breached/burst
        hùkǒuběn, [戶口本], household register/household registration booklet/residence certificate
        zǒngrénkǒu, [總人口], total population
        
        rùhǎikǒu, estuary
        
        
        
        Xīkǒu, Xikou or Hsikou township in Chiayi county 嘉義縣|嘉义县[Jiā yì xiàn], west Taiwan
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        jìnshuǐkǒu, [進水口], water inlet
        
        
        kǒuchuán, [口傳], orally transmitted
        
        
        
        
        
        
簿         hùkǒubù, [戶口簿], household register
        
        
        

        ér, and/as well as/and so/but (not)/yet (not)/(indicates causal relation)/(indicates...
        érqiě, (not only ...) but also/moreover/in addition/furthermore
        éryǐ, that's all/nothing more
        érshì, rather
        éryán, with regard to (preceding phrase)
        ránér, however/yet/but
        fǎnér, instead/on the contrary/contrary (to expectations)
        xiǎnéryìjiàn, [顯而易見], clearly and easy to see (idiom); obviously/clearly/it goes without saying
        cóngér, [從而], thus/thereby
        jìnlìérwéi, [盡力而為], to try one's utmost/to strive
        qīngéryìjǔ, [輕而易舉], easy/with no difficulty
        shìérbùjiàn, [視而不見], to turn a blind eye to/to ignore
        pòménérrù, [破門而入], to break the door and enter/to force a door open (idiom)
        tuōyǐngérchū, [脫穎而出], to reveal one's talent (idiom)/to rise above others/to distinguish oneself
        cóngtiānérjiàng, [從天而降], lit. to drop from the sky (idiom)/fig. to appear unexpectedly/to arise abruptly/...
        zìránérrán, involuntary/automatically
        tǐngshēnérchū, to step forward bravely
        zǒngéryánzhī, [總而言之], in short/in a word/in brief
        bàntúérfèi, [半途而廢], to give up halfway (idiom); leave sth unfinished
        qǔérdàizhī, to substitute for sb/to remove and replace
        shìkěérzhǐ, [適可而止], to stop before going too far (idiom); to stop while one can/don't overdo it/stop...
        yīnér, therefore/as a result/thus/and as a result, ...
        tuōkǒuérchū, [脫口而出], to blurt out/to let slip (an indiscreet remark)
        huáérbùshí, [華而不實], flower but no fruit (idiom); handsome exterior but hollow inside/flashy
        
        érjīn, now/at the present (time)
        jiǎnéryánzhī, [簡而言之], in a nutshell/to put it briefly
        
        cājiānérguò, [擦肩而過], brief encounter/to brush past sb
        bèidàoérchí, [背道而馳], to run in the opposite direction (idiom); to run counter to
        tǐngérzǒuxiǎn, [鋌而走險], to take a risk out of desperation (idiom)
        
        sānsīérhòuxíng, [三思而後行], think again and again before acting (idiom); consider carefully in advance
        érhòu, [而後], after that/then
        xuánérwèijué, [懸而未決], pending a decision/hanging in the balance
        bùcíérbié, [不辭而別], to leave without saying good-bye
        jìnér, [進而], and then (what follows next)
        shíér, [時而], occasionally/from time to time
        
        bùdéérzhī, unknown/unable to find out
        yíngrènérjiě, lit. (bamboo) splits when it meets the knife's edge (idiom)/fig. easily solved
        bùyìérfēi, [不翼而飛], to disappear without trace/to vanish all of a sudden/to spread fast/to spread li...
        zhuǎnér, [轉而], conversely/but rather/to turn and (address a topic, face attackers etc)/to turn ...
        
        bùyánéryù, it goes without saying/it is self-evident
        suíyùérān, [隨遇而安], at home wherever one is (idiom); ready to adapt/flexible/to accept circumstances...
        
        
        bùhuānérsàn, [不歡而散], to part on bad terms/(of a meeting etc) to break up in discord
        bùláoérhuò, [不勞而獲], to reap without sowing (idiom)
        jiēzhǒngérlái, [接踵而來], to come one after the other
        héérwéiyī, [合而為一], to merge together (idiom); to unify disparate elements into one whole
        kěxiǎngérzhī, it is obvious that.../as one can well imagine...
        jìér, [繼而], then/afterwards
        
        chéngxūérrù, [乘虛而入], to enter by exploiting a weak spot (idiom); to take advantage of a lapse
        
        
        yángchángérqù, [揚長而去], to shake one's sleeve and leave (idiom); to turn and leave abruptly
        yīsǎoérguāng, [一掃而光], to clear off/to make a clean sweep of
        shīérfùdé, [失而復得], to regain/to lose and win back/to find again/regained
        jìngéryuǎnzhī, [敬而遠之], to show respect from a distance (idiom)/to remain at a respectful distance
        yǒuguòzhīérwúbùjí, [有過之而無不及], not to be inferior in any aspects (idiom)/to surpass/to outdo/(derog.) to be eve...
        jiǔérjiǔzhī, over time/as time passes/in the fullness of time
        
        bùdéyǐérwéizhī, [不得已而為之], to have no other choice/to be the last resort
        sìshìérfēi, apparently right but actually wrong; specious (idiom)
        fǎnqídàoérxíngzhī, to do the very opposite/to act in a diametrically opposite way
        yóuránérshēng, arising involuntarily (idiom); spontaneous/to spring up unbidden (of emotion)
        yīsǎoérkōng, [一掃而空], to sweep clean/to clean out
        zhōuérfùshǐ, [週而復始], lit. the cycle comes back to the start (idiom); to move in circles/the wheel com...
        hélèérbùwéi, [何樂而不為], What can you have against it? (idiom)/We should do this./Go for it!
        tángérhuángzhī, overt/to make no secret (of one's presence)/grandiose/with great scope
        yīnrénéryì, [因人而異], varying from person to person (idiom); different for each individual
        
        jiānéryǒuzhī, to have both (at the same time)
        bùkětóngrìéryǔ, [不可同日而語], lit. mustn't speak of two things on the same day (idiom); not to be mentioned in...
        bùhánérlì, [不寒而慄], shiver all over though not cold/tremble with fear/shudder
        yībānéryán, generally speaking
        
        
        bùmóuérhé, [不謀而合], to agree without prior consultation/to happen to hold the same view
        mìérbùxuān, [祕而不宣], to withhold information/to keep sth secret
        yìngyùnérshēng, [應運而生], to emerge to meet a historic destiny (idiom)/to arise at an opportune time/able ...
        bùqīéryù, meet by chance/have a chance encounter
        yánéryǒuxìn, to speak and keep one's promise (idiom); as good as one's word
        qièérbùshě, [鍥而不捨], to chip away at a task and not abandon it (idiom); to chisel away at sth/to pers...
        
        
        
        shāyǔérguī, [鎩羽而歸], to return in low spirits following a defeat or failure to achieve one's ambition...
        kěwàngérbùkějí, in sight but unattainable (idiom)/inaccessible
        
        
退         zhīnánértuì, [知難而退], to sound out the difficulties and retreat to avoid defeat (idiom); fig. to back ...
        yíngmiànérlái, [迎面而來], directly/head-on (collision)/in one's face (of wind)
        xíngérshàngxué, [形而上學], metaphysics
        
        bùjìngérzǒu, [不脛而走], to get round fast/to spread like wildfire
        zìshàngérxià, top-down
        yīyōngérshàng, [一擁而上], to swarm around/flocking (to see)
        xīnyǒuyúérlìbùzú, [心有餘而力不足], The will is there, but not the strength (idiom, from Confucian Analects)./I real...
        fànfànértán, [泛泛而談], to speak in general terms
        mǎnzàiérguī, [滿載而歸], to return from a rewarding journey
        fúxiùérqù, to brush with one's sleeve then go (idiom); to turn and leave abruptly
        mùmíngérlái, [慕名而來], to come to a place on account of its reputation (idiom); attracted to visit a fa...
        pūmiànérlái, [撲面而來], lit. sth hits one in the face/directly in one's face/sth assaults the senses/bla...
        yīyuèérqǐ, [一躍而起], to jump up suddenly/to bound up/to rise up in one bound
        
        yīgàiérlùn, [一概而論], to lump different matters together (idiom)
        tīngérbùwén, [聽而不聞], to hear but not react (idiom); to turn a deaf ear/to ignore deliberately
        jiáránérzhǐ, with a grunting sound it stops (idiom); to come to an end spontaneously (esp. of...
        érlìzhīnián, aged thirty (see 三十而立)
        yīcùérjiù, to get there in one step (idiom); easily done/success at a stroke/to get results...
        
        wàngérquèbù, [望而卻步], to shrink back/to flinch
        wénfēngérdòng, [聞風而動], to respond instantly/to act at once on hearing the news
        liànglìérxíng, to assess one's capabilities and act accordingly (idiom); to act within one's co...
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        bùyuēértóng, [不約而同], to agree by chance (idiom); taking the same action without prior consultation
        zhìzhīsǐdìérhòushēng, [置之死地而後生], place sb on a field of death and he will fight to live (common saying based on S...
        
        
        kǎnkǎnértán, [侃侃而談], to speak frankly with assurance
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        láoérwúgōng, [勞而無功], to work hard while accomplishing little/to toil to no avail
        gùér, therefore
        shíyánérféi, lit. to grow fat eating one's words (idiom)/fig. not to live up to one's promise...
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        wàngérshēngwèi, intimidate at the first glance (idiom); awe-inspiring/terrifying/overwhelming
        
        shènér, even/so much so that
        
        
        
        zìxiàérshàng, bottom-up
        
        cóngyīérzhōng, [從一而終], faithful unto death (i.e. Confucian ban on widow remarrying)
        
        
        sǐérhòuyǐ, [死而後已], until death puts an end (idiom); one's whole life/unto one's dying day
        
        
        
        
        
        fàngzhīsìhǎiérjiēzhǔn, [放之四海而皆準], appropriate to any place and any time (idiom); universally applicable/a panacea,...
        
        pāiànérqǐ, lit. to slap the table and stand up (idiom); fig. at the end of one's tether/una...
        
        
        jiézééryú, [竭澤而漁], lit. to drain the pond to get at the fish (idiom)/fig. to kill the goose that la...