Last modified on 10 July 2014, at 05:10

殺雞取卵

ChineseEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Literally: kill the hen to get the eggs

PronunciationEdit

IdiomEdit

殺雞取卵

  1. to seek short term gain at the sacrifice of long term profit
  2. kill the goose that lays the golden eggs