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Chengyu
吐哺辍洗
Pinyin
tǔ bǔ chuò xǐ
Explanation
Meaning
后世以之为礼贤下士之典实。
Context
据《韩诗外传》卷三载,周公殷勤待客,甚至于“一饭三吐哺”,唯恐失天下之士。又据《史记·高祖本纪》载,郦食其求见刘邦,刘邦方踞床洗足。郦生不拜,且斥其不宜踞见长者,于是刘邦起而谢之,延上坐。
 
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