Last modified on 12 August 2014, at 16:47

对联

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EtymologyEdit

From ("to face, to contrast → a pair") and ("to link → antithetical verses").

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

对联

  1. an antithetical couplet, which usually consists of a pair of lines of verse written vertically down the sides of a doorway