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闲气
Simplified 闲气
Traditional 閒气
Pin Yin
xian2 qi4
English
  • anger about trifles
Examples:
1. “你们不知道为了我进一女师,妈受到了不少的闲气
"You don't know what Mama had to put up with when I entered the provincial Normal School for Girls.
2. 假若他有愿意离开人和厂的心意,那决不是为赌闲气,而是盼望着拉上包月。
If he wanted to leave Harmony Yard, it was not because of any hard feelings but because he longed to get a monthly job.
3. 不是因为过不了这种绅士的生活:受不了这种绅士家庭中间的闲气吗?
Isn't it because he can't stand being one of the gentry, because he can't stand the oppressive atmosphere of this gentry household?
4. 在那种家庭里做姨太太的人的命运是极其明显的:流眼泪,吃打骂,受闲气,依旧会成为她的生活里的重要事情。
Life as a concubine in a family like the Feng's could bring only one reward: tears, blows, abuse, the same as before.
5. 张太太有点心软,她答道:“就是因为这个缘故,我才受了不少的闲气
Mrs. Chang weakened a little. "And I've taken a good deal of abuse for that very reason," she sighed.