一字之師

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Chinese[edit]

 
one; single; a
one; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
 
letter; symbol; character
letter; symbol; character; word
's; him/her/it; this
 
a division (milit.); teacher; master
a division (milit.); teacher; master; expert; model
trad. (一字之師)
simp. (一字之师)

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Idiom[edit]

一字之師

  1. a teacher of one word; one who can significantly improve the quality of another's writing by changing one word and thus becomes his teacher