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Chengyu
翘首跂踵
Pinyin
qiáo shǒu
English
raise one's head and look
Explanation
Meaning
抬头踮脚。形容盼望殷切。 宋 王明清 《挥麈三录》卷一:“爰自入朝以來,天下之士翹首跂踵,冀閤下日以忠言摩上,不謂若今之爲起居舍人者,止司記録而已也。”亦作“ 翹首企足 ”。《剪灯新话·秋香亭记》:“但翹首企足以待結褵之期,不計其他也。”
 
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