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Chengyu
挺身而出
Pinyin
tǐng shēn ér chū
English
put oneself forward(when challenged)
Explanation
Meaning
挺身:撑直身体。挺直身体站出来。形容面对着艰难或危险的事情,勇敢地站出来。
Context
《旧五代史·周·唐景思传》:“后数日城陷,景思挺身而出。”
Example
有的~,被关在拘押所里。 ◎叶圣陶《多收了三五斗》
Synonyms
自告奋勇
Antonyms
退避三舍、畏缩不前
Grammar
偏正式;作谓语、定语;含褒义
 
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