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做一天和尚撞一天钟
Pinyin
zuò yī tiān hé shàng zhuàng yī tiān zhōng
English
take a passive attitude towards one's work
Explanation
Meaning
俗语。过一天算一天,凑合着混日子。比喻遇事敷衍,得过且过。也有无可奈何,勉強从事的意思。
Context
清·李宝嘉《文明小史》第四十四回:“我们做一天和尚撞一天钟,只要不像从前那位老中堂,摆在面上被人家骂什嚒卖国贼,我就得了。”
Example
敷衍了事,得过且过,~。 ◎毛泽东《反对自由主义》
 
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