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吴市吹箫
Pinyin
wú shì chuī xiāo
Explanation
Meaning
吴:古国名。原指春秋时楚国的伍子胥逃至吴国,在市上吹箫乞食。比喻在街头行乞。
Context
《史记·范睢蔡泽列传》:“伍子胥橐载而出昭关,夜行昼伏,至于陵水,无以糊其口,膝行蒲伏,稽首肉袒,鼓腹吹箫,乞食于吴市。”
Synonyms
吴市之箫
Grammar
偏正式;作谓语、定语;含贬义
 
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