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阳春白雪
Simplified 阳春白雪
Traditional 陽春白雪
Pin Yin
yang2 chun1 bai2 xue3
English
  • highbrow art and literature
Examples:
1. 人们着意发掘并谱写成诗章的,不是崇高优美的阳春白雪,而是发生在身旁,卑微而平凡的事物。
Instead of the sublime and beautiful, the near, the low, the common, was explored and poetized.
2. 意大利的电视节目向来说不上是阳春白雪,但一项新的调查显示它现在显然是太俗了,俗到大部分意大利人宁愿看广告也不看它的地步。
Italian television could never be accused of being highbrow, but now it's apparently become so tacky that most Italians would rather watch commercials, according to a new survey.
3. 从这些章节可以看出,他的阳春白雪,象某几个美国人那样,实在有点过分,大多数作家都望尘莫及。
Some articles suggest to us a person whose refinement, like that of certain other Americans, was excessive. Very few authors came up to his standard.
4. 现在是“阳春白雪”和“下里巴人”⑼统一的问题,是提高和普及统一的问题。
The question now is to bring about a unity between "The Spring Snow" and the "Song of the Rustic Poor", between higher standards and popularization.
5. 成语“阳春白雪”和“下里巴人”,都是从这个故事得来的。“阳春白雪”,比喻高雅优秀,但很少有人能够欣赏理解的东西;而“下里巴人”,则用来形容通俗易懂,被大家普遍接受的东西。
This story gave rise to the idiom" The Spring Snow" and" A Folk Song".
6. 这出歌剧虽然比过去通俗些,但仍是阳春白雪,曲高和寡。
Though more popular than it used to be, this opera is still caviar to the general.
7. 就算你的是“阳春白雪”吧,这暂时既然是少数人享用的东西,群众还是在那里唱“下里巴人”,那末,你不去提高它,只顾骂人,那就怎样骂也是空的。
Your work may be as good as "The Spring Snow", but if for the time being it caters only to the few and the masses are still singing the "Song of the Rustic poor",[8] you will get nowhere by simply scolding them instead of trying to raise their level.
8. 〔9〕“阳春白雪”和“下里巴人”,都是公元前三世纪楚国的歌曲。“阳春白雪”是供少数人欣赏的较高级的歌曲;“下里巴人”是流传很广的民间歌曲。
[9] "The Spring Snow" and the "Song of the Rustic Poor" were songs of the Kingdom of Chu in the 3rd century B.C. The music of the first was on a higher level than that of the second.