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敬而远之
Simplified 敬而远之
Traditional 敬而遠之
Pin Yin
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English
  • to show respect from a distance (成语 saw); to remain at a respectful distance
Examples:
1. 第一次到那里,所有村民都敬而远之地和我保持一定的距离。
All the villagers kept a respectable distance from me on that first visit.
2. 狄克逊把她当作自己的盟友,虽然有时她那深思熟虑的姿态使他感到有点敬而远之
Dixon regarded her as one of his allies, though sometimes she overawed him a little with her mature air.
3. 费尔久逊对于学术团体一向是敬而远之的。
Fergusson kept away from these learned bodies.
4. 我采纳了伯林的忠告,对鲍勒敬而远之
I took Berlin's advice and gave Bowra a wide berth.
5. 它不象高大壮丽的府第,凛然不许她接近,只许她敬而远之
It was wholly unlike the great brilliant mansions which waved her coldly away permitting her only awe and distant wonder.
6. 对…敬而远之
Keep [stand] at a respectful distance from...
7. 对某人敬而远之
Keep sb. at a respectful distance
8. 象野兽一样,她对人敬而远之
Like a wild thing, she wanted her distance.
9. 私人投资者现在都对核电敬而远之
Private investors are steering clear of nuclear power.
10. 她对我态度矜持,敬而远之
She kept me aloof by reserved gesture.