趁火打劫

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Chinese[edit]

avail oneself of; take advantage of
 
fire; angry; fierce; fiery; thriving
to rob; to plunder; to loot
simp. and trad.
(趁火打劫)
打劫
Literally: “to rob during a fire; to take advantage of a fire and plunder”.

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趁火打劫

  1. to take advantage of chaos for one's own profit

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