稻草人

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Chinese[edit]

rice straw; useless thing man; person; people
simp. and trad.
(稻草人)
稻草

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Noun[edit]

稻草人

  1. scarecrow (Classifier: m)
    失去希望每日茫茫親像稻草人 [Taiwanese, trad.]
    失去希望每日茫茫亲像稻草人 [Taiwanese, simp.]
    From: 1988, 葉啟田, 愛拚才會贏
    Ná thang sit-khì hi-bāng, múi-li̍t chùi-bâng-bâng, bô-hûn-ū-thé chhin-chhiūⁿ tiū-chháu-lâng? [Pe̍h-ōe-jī]
    How can you lose hope, get drunk everyday, and have a body without a soul just like a scarecrow?