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Chengyu
南箕北斗
Pinyin
nán jī běi dǒu
Explanation
Meaning
箕:星宿名,形状象簸箕;斗:星宿名,形状象酒斗。比喻徒有虚名而无实用。
Context
《诗经·小雅·大东》:“维南有箕,不可以簸扬;维北有斗,不可以挹酒浆。”
Example
今国子虽有学官之名,而无教授之实,何异兔丝燕麦,~哉! ◎《北史·邢邵传》
Synonyms
有名无实
Grammar
联合式;作定语;含贬义
 
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