憐香惜玉

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Chinese[edit]

to pity
 
fragrant; incense; (of food) savory
fragrant; incense; (of food) savory; appetizing; sweet; scented; popular
 
pity; regret; rue
pity; regret; rue; begrudge
jade
trad. (憐香惜玉)
simp. (怜香惜玉)
alternative forms 惜香憐玉惜香怜玉
惜玉憐香惜玉怜香

Pronunciation[edit]


Idiom[edit]

憐香惜玉

  1. to have tender, protective feelings for the fairer sex