The Alternative Chinese Dictionary: 吃醋

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Entry definition

吃醋 〈chī cù〉 {{zh-forms}} etymology
  • Literally, "to eat vinegar."
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  1. (Mandarin, colloquial) jealous (of a rival in love)
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