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变本加厉
Pinyin
biàn běn jiā lì
English
(behaviour, conduct etc.) go from bad to worse
Explanation
Meaning
厉:猛烈。指比原来更加发展。现指情况变得比本来更加严重。
Context
南朝·梁·萧统《文选·序》:“盖踵其事而增华,变其本而加厉,物既有之,文亦宜然。”
Example
断句取义是在一句两句里拉出一个两个字来发挥,比起断章取义,真是~了。 ◎朱自清《经典常谈·诗经第四》
Synonyms
肆无忌惮、有加无己
Antonyms
微不足道、大题小作
Grammar
复杂式;作谓语、定语、状语;含贬义,用于坏行为、坏事情
 
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