山崩地裂

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Chinese[edit]

landslide, landslip, avalanche
 
earth; ground; field; place; land; (subor. part. adverbial); -ly
crack; split
simp. and trad.
(山崩地裂)
山崩

Etymology[edit]

Literally: the mountains collapse and the earth splits open

Pronunciation[edit]

Idiom[edit]

山崩地裂

  1. describes how a place looks after a great natural catastrophe; massively destructive
  2. describes something that has prestige and is imposing; awesome

Proper noun[edit]

山崩地裂

  1. (movie title) Dante's Peak
  2. (movie title) Landslide