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歌舞升平
Pinyin
gē wǔ shēng píng
English
peace and prosperity / put on a show of peace and prosperity
Explanation
Meaning
升平:太平。边歌边舞,庆祝太平。有粉饰太平的意思。
Context
《左传·襄公三十一年》:“文王之初,天下诵而歌舞之。”汉·张衡《东京赋》:“躬自菲薄,治致升平之德。”
Example
但一班醉生梦死的达官贵人,却又个个兴高采烈,~起来。 ◎清·曾朴《孽海花》第六回
Synonyms
天下太平
Grammar
复杂式;作谓语;含贬义
 
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