好酒沉甕底

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See also: 好酒沉瓮底

Chinese[edit]

good; well; be fond of wine; liquor; spirits
 
submerge; immerse; sink; deep; profound; to lower; to drop
earthen jar; urn
 
background; bottom; base; (possessive part.); (subor. part.)
simp. and trad.
(好酒沉甕底)

Etymology[edit]

Literally: The best wine is at the bottom of the jug.

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Proverb[edit]

好酒沉甕底

  1. The best is saved for last; It ain't over until the fat lady sings.

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