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高下
Simplified 高下
Traditional 高下
Pin Yin
gao1 xia4
English
  • relative superiority (better or worse, stronger or weaker, above or below etc)
Examples:
1. 故有无相生, 难易相成, 长短相形, 高下相倾, 音声相和, 前后相随, 恒也
Being and non-Being create each other. Difficult and easy support each other. Long and short define each other. High and low depend on each other. before and after follow each other.
2. 掌握现代科技和知识令我不用在体力上与男性一较高下
By acquiring expertise in the latest technology and knowledge, I can compete with men on brain rather than brawn power.
3. 小桥流水,碧波荡漾,曲折延伸;亭台楼阁,参差高下,倒影入池。
Inside the park are bridges over flowing streams, pavilions and towers with their shadows reflected in the water.
4. 杰夫:曲球、飞碟难分高下
Jeff: It is hard to distinguish which one is more powerful between the curve and the flying saucer.
5. 论起异想天开,从前的统计数字跟修改后的版本半斤八两,高下难分。
Statistics were just as much a fantasy in their original version as in their rectified version.
6. 于是,“护幼俱乐部”便想方设法与“护幼代理处”一争高下
The Babysitters Club tried to think of ways to compete with the older group.
7. 墨丘利侯爵型车则是一种大型的豪华车,要与别克和欧尔茨一争高下
The Mercury Marquis was a full-sized luxury car to compete with Buick and Oldsmobile.
8. 运动员们将沿着当年斐迪辟走过的道路一比高下
The athletes will follow the original route run by Phidippides.
9. 这两幅画工力悉敌, 很难评论高下
These two paintings are well-matched in workmanship. It's hard to say which is better.
10. 他们一定得与英国和欧洲大陆名副其实的作家比个高下
They had to compete with English and Continental authors whose quality was as high as their reputation.