雪上加霜

ChineseEdit

snow
 
on; up; on top; upon; first (of two parts); previous or last (week, etc.); upper; higher; above; previous; to climb; to go into; to go up
to add; plus frost
simp. and trad.
(雪上加霜)

EtymologyEdit

literally: to add frost on top of snow

PronunciationEdit


IdiomEdit

雪上加霜

  1. to add insult to injury
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