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争风吃醋
Pinyin
zhēng fēng chī cù
Explanation
Meaning
争:嬜,争夺;风:风韵,多指女子。指因男女关系而妒忌、争吵。
Context
明·冯梦龙《醒世恒言》卷一:“那时我争风吃醋便迟了。”
Example
凌家这两个婆娘,彼此疑惑,你疑惑我多得了主子的钱,我疑惑你多得了主子的钱,~争吵起来。◎清·吴敬梓《儒林外史》第四十五回
Synonyms
妒贤嫉能、争锋吃醋
Antonyms
见贤思齐
Grammar
联合式;作谓语、定语;含贬义
 
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