Last modified on 11 July 2014, at 04:12

下海

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

Literally: into the sea. The analogy used here is that going out to the sea is usually risky and unpredictable.

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

下海

  1. (literally) to sail out to the sea
  2. (figuratively, idiomatic) to venture into doing business