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Literally: to hold one's weapon backwards (so that the handle is offered to the enemy)
倒持干戈 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin)
- to give up one's advantage or power to someone else
- "倒持干戈" (in Mandarin), Guoyu Cidian On-line Mandarin Dictionary (國語辭典). URL accessed on 2009-05-16.