chengyu

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EtymologyEdit

From Chinese Mandarin 成語成语 (chéngyǔ).

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): ʈʂʰə̌ŋ.ỳ

NounEdit

chengyu ‎(plural chengyu)

  1. (linguistics) a certain kind of Chinese set phrase originating in Classical Chinese, typically four characters in length

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