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吹毛求疵
Pinyin
chuī máo qiú cī
English
find fault with
Explanation
Meaning
求:找寻;疵:毛病。吹开皮上的毛寻疤痕。比喻故意挑剔别人的缺点,寻找差错。
Context
《韩非子·大体》:“不吹毛而求小疵,不洗垢而察之难。”
Example
若~,天下人安得全无过失者? ◎清·阮葵生《茶余客话》卷一
Synonyms
洗垢求瘢、无中生有
Antonyms
宽大为怀、宽宏大量、通情达理
Grammar
连动式;作谓语、定语、宾语;含贬义,用于指故意挑剔为难人
 
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