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公案
Simplified 公案
Traditional 公案
Pin Yin
gong1 an4
English
  • judge's desk
  • complex legal case
Examples:
1. 无头公案
A case without a head
2. 我经常同自己展开辩论:“我怎么知道上帝对于这件公案是怎样地判断呢?”
I debated this very often with myself thus: "How do I know what God himself judges in this particular case?"
3. 关于这件异想天开的公案,可怜的苔丝和她的父母,自然一点儿都不知道,这实在对于他们非常地不利。
Of this work of imagination poor Tess and her parents were naturally in ignorance-much to their own discomfiture.
4. 他想起了未了的公案,话没说完就住了口,他的脸色变了。
Reminded of unfinished business, he stopped in the middle of the sentence. His expression changed.
5. 这件公案,也和帝国主义者赫尔利有关系。
The imperialist Patrick J. Hurley has had something to do with this business.
6. 所谓今年十一月十二日召集国民大会一件公案,大概就此收场了。
This will probably be the end of the whole business about convoking the National Assembly on November 12 this year.
7. 未了公案
Unsettled problem
8. 书记官接着法官的话说,同时把一双鞋子放在公案上。
Whereupon he placed a pair of shoes on his desk.
9. 你可以对这一公案作出种种辩解。
You could argue the case a lot of ways.