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东海扬尘
Pinyin
dōng hǎi yáng chén
Explanation
Meaning
大海变陆地,扬起灰尘。比喻世事变化很大。
Context
晋·葛洪《神仙传·麻姑》:“麻姑自说云:‘接侍以来,已见东海三为桑田。向到蓬莱,水又浅于往者会时略半也,岂将复还为陵陆乎?’方平笑曰:‘圣人皆言海中复扬尘也。’”
Example
~,唐代之冠裳莫问。 ◎柳亚子《二十世纪大舞台发刊词》
Synonyms
沧海桑田
Grammar
联合式;作谓语、定语;比喻世事巨变
 
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