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火烧眉毛
Pinyin
huǒ shāo méi máo
Explanation
Meaning
火烧到眉毛。比喻事到眼前,非常急迫。
Context
宋·释普济《五灯会元》卷十六:“问:‘如何是急切一句?’诗曰:‘火烧眉毛。’”
Example
~,且顾眼前。 ◎清·李汝珍《镜花缘》第三十五回
Synonyms
千钧一发、迫在眉睫、燃眉之急
Grammar
主谓式;作谓语、定语、宾语;用于口语
 
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