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朽烂
Simplified 朽烂
Traditional 朽爛
Pin Yin
xiu3 lan4
English
  • rotten
Examples:
1. 谷种在土块下朽烂。仓也荒凉,廪也破坏。因为五谷枯干了。
"The grains have become small and dry under the spade; the store-houses are made waste, the grain-stores are broken down; for the grain is dry and dead."
2. 义人的纪念被称赞。恶人的名字必朽烂
"The memory of the upright is a blessing, but the name of the evil-doer will be turned to dust."
3. 才德的妇人,是丈夫的冠冕。贻羞的妇人,如同朽烂在她丈夫的骨中。
A woman of virtue is a crown to her husband; but she whose behaviour is a cause of shame is like a wasting disease in his bones.
4. 书籍具有不朽的本质,是人类勤奋努力的最为持久的产物。寺庙会倒坍,神像会朽烂,而书却经久长存。
Books possess an essence of immortality. They are by far the most lasting products of human effort. Temples and statues decay, But Books survive.
5. 但不管船在下沉时状况如何,当它下沉到海底具有保护作用的泥沙层后,船体的朽烂速度比在陆地上要慢得多。
But no matter what its condition on the way down, a ship deteriorates much more slowly as it sinks deeper into protective layers of sand and mud.
6. 各种煤都是由植物的朽烂形成的。
Coal of all kinds originated from the decay of plants.
7. 他用斧头砍掉了朽烂的树枝.
He struck off the rotten branches with an axe.
8. 慢慢分解或者朽烂成了尘土。
Slowly broken down or crumbled into dust.
9. 寺庙会倒坍,神像会朽烂,而书却经久长存。
Temples and statues decay, but books survive.
10. 穷人住在昏暗的朽烂的房子里。
The poor were housed in dingy, rotting buildings.