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复古
Simplified 复古
Traditional 復古
Related words 复古主义者 
Pin Yin
fu4 gu3
English
  • to return to old ways (a Confucian aspiration)
  • to turn back the clock
  • neoclassical school during Tang and Song associated with classical writing 古文
  • retro (fashion style based on nostalgia, esp. for 1960s)
Examples:
1. 至少现在情侣间有一个典型的符号是惊人的复古表现。
At least one traditional symbol between lovers has made a striking comeback.
2. 复古思想
Back-to-the-ancients ideology
3. 他主张复古
He advocated reverting to old ways.
4. 复古风格
Recover the classic style
5. 红木家具,复古风格。
The mahogany furniture recovers the traditional classic style.
6. 这种复古运动中的倒退手法是用半圆木仿制品覆盖在“汽球结构”的建筑外部。
The most degenerate stage of this revival movement is that which simply consists of false half-logs attached to the outside of a balloonframed building.
7. 时下流行复古风格的居室装潢。
The room decoration which represents the traditional classic style is all the rage now.
8. 他们提倡旧思想、旧制度、旧道德,主张尊孔、复古,保存“国粹”,读经救国。
They advocate old ideas, social systems and ethics, respecting Confucianism, restoring ancient ways, preserving the "quintessence" of Chinese culture and saving the nation by means of the classics.
9. 他们提倡旧文化、旧道德、旧制度,提倡复古、迷信、盲从、落后,组织封建迷信团体等,以实施其诲淫诲盗、毒化奴化政策。
They advocate outdated culture, ethics and social systems, encourage people to restore the ancient ways, and to be superstitious, blindly obedient, and backward, and establish feudal and superstitious organizations to aid in their sinister policies of enslaving the people and poisoning their minds.