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堂而皇之
Pinyin
táng ér huáng zhī
Explanation
Meaning
堂皇:官署的大堂,引申为气势盛大的样子。形容端正庄严或雄伟有气派。也指表面上庄严正大,堂堂正正,实际却不然。
Example
坐在一排一排的矮椅上,和跪下的样子也差不多,大家便实行马虎主义,还是~地坐着。(邹韬奋《经历·踏进了约翰》)
Grammar
偏正式;作谓语、定语;含贬义
 
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