眾志成城

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Mandarin[edit]

multitude the will
 
finish; complete; accomplish; become; turn into; win; succeed; one tenth
city walls; city; town
simp. and trad.
(眾志成城)

Etymology[edit]

Literary Chinese

Idiom[edit]

眾志成城 (Pinyin zhòng zhì chéng chéng, simplified 众志成城)

  1. The will of the masses forge a stronghold.
    • 1915: Li Dazhao, 警告全國父老書 [A Letter of Warning to All the Elders of the Country
      智,其勇,舉國一致眾志成城
      The wise exhaust their wisdom, the brave consume all their bravery, the wealthy lose all their wealth, the entire country sharing a common goal, the will of the masses forging a stronghold.