chengyu

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See also: Chengyu and chéngyǔ

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Chinese Mandarin 成語成语 (chéngyǔ).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

chengyu (plural chengyu)

  1. (linguistics) A certain kind of Chinese set phrase originating in Classical Chinese, typically four characters in length.

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