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向壁虚造
Pinyin
xiàng bì xū zào
English
make up something out of one's head
Explanation
Meaning
向壁:对着墙壁;虚造:虚构。。即对着墙壁,凭空造出来的。比喻无事实根据,凭空捏造。
Context
汉·许慎《说文解字·序》:“乡壁虚造不可知之书,变乱常行,以耀于世。”
Example
~,顺非而泽,持之似有故,言之若成理。 ◎严复《救亡决论》
 
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