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认贼作父
Pinyin
rèn zéi zuò fù
English
throw in one's lot with the enemy
Explanation
Meaning
把仇敌当作父亲。比喻甘心卖身投靠敌人。
Context
华而实《汉衣冠》三:“郑成功脸色发白,全然失去了希望,他悲愤地昂起头,一字一音地说:‘你认贼作父!’”
Synonyms
卖身投靠、认敌为友
Antonyms
泾渭分明
Grammar
兼语式;作谓语、定语、状语;含贬义
 
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