洪爐燎髮

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Chinese[edit]

a large oven singe hair
trad. (洪爐燎髮) 洪爐
simp. (洪炉燎发) 洪炉

Etymology[edit]

Literally: (to light) a big oven so that one can burn (a person's) body and head hair

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Idiom[edit]

洪爐燎髮

  1. (archaic) overkill; to go way overboard; to use a sledge hammer

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