十万八千里

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Etymology[edit]

Literally: 108,000 li

Pronunciation[edit]

Idiom[edit]

十万八千里

  1. describes a great distance; far off
    十万八千里地方回来
    (He/She) unexpectedly returned from a far off land
  2. describes a huge difference between two things; miles apart
    想象事实十万八千里
    What one imagines can truly be miles apart from the facts!