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胡作非为
Pinyin
hú zuò fēi wéi
English
act wildly against law and public opinion
Explanation
Meaning
胡:乱;非:不对。不顾法纪或舆论,毫无顾忌地做坏事。
Context
《旧五代史·张瓘传》:“汝车渡村百姓刘开道下贼惯作非为,今须改行,若故态不除,死无日矣。”
Example
或诬好吃懒做,或诬胡作非为。 ◎清·李汝珍《镜花缘》第十二回
Synonyms
胡为乱做、为非作歹、妄作胡为
Antonyms
安分守己、循规蹈矩
Grammar
联合式;作谓语、定语、状语;含贬义,指任意做坏事
 
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