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救民水火
Pinyin
jiù mín shuǐ huǒ
Explanation
Meaning
水火:比喻深重的灾难。把老百姓从深重的灾难中拯救出来。
Context
《孟子·滕文公下》:“救民于水火之中,取其残而已矣。”
Example
谡如此来,是要~,不想无民可救,只有贼可杀呢。 ◎清·魏秀仁《花月痕》
Synonyms
救世济民
Antonyms
烧杀抢掠
Grammar
偏正式;作谓语、定语、宾语;形容灾难深重
 
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