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抠门
kōumén
Stingy

carroll  14-11-17 17:34

Language:中文 pin yin English

抠门
kōumén
Stingy
用法说明
传说在古代有个特别吝啬的人,看见寺庙的大门上刷了金粉,竟然打算用手指头把金粉抠走,“抠门”用来形容一个人非常吝啬、小气。
It was once said that a man was so stingy that he planned to dig for gold when he saw the golden gate of a temple, and for this reason “抠门” now refers to a man who is very stingy and tightfisted.
例句
1. 干了一天活儿才给了这么点钱,这也太抠门了。
Gànle yītiān huór cái gěile zhème diǎn qián, zhè yě tài kōuménle.
A measly 50 yuan for all the work we've done.
2. 这个抠门的老太太每次只买一个苹果。
Zhège kōumén de lǎo tàitai měi cì zhǐ mǎi yīge píngguǒ.
The stingy old lady just buys apples one at a time.
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