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负荆请罪
Pinyin
fù jīng qǐng zuì
English
offer a humble apology
Explanation
Meaning
负:背着;荆:荆条。背着荆条向对方请罪。表示向人认错赔罪。
Context
《史记·廉颇蔺相如列传》:“廉颇闻之,肉袒负荆,因宾客至蔺相如门谢罪。”
Example
我今特来寻贤弟,~。 ◎明·施耐庵《水浒全传》第四十六回
Synonyms
引咎自责
Antonyms
兴师问罪
Grammar
连动式;作谓语、定语;用于赔礼道歉的场合
 
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