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◎ 皱眉:~眉。一~一笑。~蹙(皱着眉头,形容忧愁)。东施效~(喻不顾自己具体条件,盲目地仿效别人,结果恰得其反)。
Verb
  1. (形声。从频,卑声。本义:皱眉) 同本义 [knit the brows]
    犹如含颦望巡狩,九疑如黛隔湘川。——唐· 李群玉《黄陵庙》
  2. 又如:颦眉(皱眉);一颦一笑;颦笑(皱眉和欢笑);颦蛾(皱眉);东施效颦(西施病心而捧心皱眉,其里丑女以为美而模仿)
Adjective
  1. 忧愁 [sad;worried]。如:颦呻(忧愁叹息)
  • 颦蹙 ( 顰蹙 ) pín cù
    [knit the brows;worried] 皱眉皱额,比喻忧愁不乐
    双眉颦蹙
  • 效颦 ( 效顰 ) xiào pín
    [poor imitation as Dongshi copied her neighbour,the famous beauty xishi in knitting her eyebrows;act the ape] 即“东施效颦”的寓言故事。出于《庄子·天运》:“西施(即西子)病心(心口疼)而膑(同“颦”,皱眉)其里,其里之丑,人见而美之(以之为美),归亦捧心(用手按住心口),而膑其里。”后人称故事中的丑人为东施。将机械模仿者叫做“东施效颦”或“效颦”
  • 东施效颦 ( 東施效顰 ) dōng shī -xiào pín
    [play the ape;blind imitationwith ludicrous effect;look all the uglier by miimicking the beauty ] 《庄子·天运》中故事,美女西施因病而皱着眉头,邻居丑女见了觉得很美,就学西施也皱起眉头,结果显得更丑。后人称这个丑女为东施。用“东施效颦”比喻盲目模仿别人,结果适得其反

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