對聯

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See also: 对联

Chinese[edit]

 
couple; pair; to be opposite; to oppose; to face; for; to; correct (answer); to answer; to reply; to direct (towards sth); right
to ally; to unite; to join
trad. (對聯)
simp. (对联)
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Etymology[edit]

From ("to face, to contrast → a pair") and ("to link → antithetical verses").

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Noun[edit]

對聯

  1. antithetical couplet, often consisting of two lines of verse written vertically down the opposing sides of a doorway   (Classifier: )

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