兵臨城下

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Chinese[edit]

 
soldiers; a force; an army; weapons; arms; military; warlike
 
to face; to overlook; to arrive; to be (just) about to; just before
city walls; city; town
 
under; second (of two parts); next (week, etc.); lower; below; underneath; down(wards); to decline; to go down; latter
trad. (兵臨城下)
simp. (兵临城下)

Pronunciation[edit]

Idiom[edit]

兵臨城下

  1. the enemy army is just outside of the walls of the city

Proper noun[edit]

兵臨城下

  1. (movie) Enemy at the Gates

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