chengyu

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Mandarin 成語 (simplified: 成语) (chéngyǔ).

Noun[edit]

chengyu (plural chengyu)

  1. a certain kind of Chinese set phrase originating in Classical Chinese, typically four or five characters in length

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