吃醋

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

  • Literally, "to eat vinegar."

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

吃醋

  1. (colloquial) jealous (of a rival in love)
  • 2008, Shujuan Li, Popular Chinese Expressions (流行汉语), edition 2nd (in English/Mandarin), Beijing: Sinolingua, ISBN 978-7-80200-388-0: