塞翁失馬

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See also: 塞翁失马

Chinese[edit]

 
to stuff; to stop up; to squeeze in; strategic pass; piston; unenlightened; Serb (abbr.); Serbian
elderly person to lose; to miss; to fail horse
trad. (塞翁失馬)
simp. (塞翁失马)

Etymology[edit]

See 塞翁失馬,焉知非福塞翁失马,焉知非福 (sàiwēng shī mǎ, yān zhī fēi fú)

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Proverb[edit]

塞翁失馬

  1. A setback may turn out to be a blessing in disguise
  2. every cloud has a silver lining

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