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China Orb, online English to Chinese dictionary with more than 1 million entries and plenty of excellent examples. China Orb includes a lot of English professional terms in many industries such as Medicine, Chemistry, Mechanism, Electricity, Computer, Economy, Law, Architecture. If you can not find satisfying translation elsewhere,try China Orb English to Chinese dictionary.

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添油
Simplified 添油
Traditional 添油
Pin Yin
tian1 you2
English
  • topping-up
Examples:
1. "这四十个人也分作两班,单在灵前上香添油,挂幔守灵,供饭供茶,随起举哀,别的事也不与他们相干"
"These forty, divided into two shifts, will have the job of burning incense, keeping the lamps filled with oil, hanging up curtains, watching by the coffin, offering sacrificial rice and tea, and mourning with the mourners. Nothing else."
2. 今年八月台塑加油站开始乎郎汽车会使添油
Consumers will be able to fill up gasoline at Formosa Plastic's gas station starting in August.
3. 他把韦尔纳描摹得十分可怕,很可能是有点添油加酱。
He paints a very black picture of Werner, which may well be distorted.