付諸東流

ChineseEdit

pay all; many; various east
 
to flow; to spread; to circulate; to move
trad. (付諸東流)
simp. (付诸东流)
alternative forms 付之東流付之东流
Literally: “to throw into the east flowing river”.

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IdiomEdit

付諸東流

  1. (figuratively) to go in vain; to go down the drain; to be completely wasted

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