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摩顶放踵
Pinyin
mó dǐng fàng zhǒng
English
(in order to help others) to wear oneself out
Explanation
Meaning
〖释义〗从头顶到脚跟都擦伤了。形容不辞劳苦,不顾身体。
Context
《孟子·尽心上》:“墨子兼爱,摩顶放踵,利天下为之。”
Example
故~以拯生民之陆沉,前者踣,后者继,百挫而无反顾,终以集事。(章炳麟《变法箴言》)
Grammar
联合式;作谓语、定语;形容不辞劳苦,舍己为人
 
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