"揩油" meaning in Chinese

Verb

  1. to take advantage of or seek to gain benefits through illegal means; to scrounge Categories: Cantonese lemmas, Cantonese verbs, Chinese lemmas, Chinese terms with IPA pronunciation, Chinese verbs, Mandarin lemmas, Mandarin terms with multiple pronunciations, Mandarin verbs, Min Nan lemmas, Min Nan verbs, Sort key tracking/redundant
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Synonyms: 敲油 [Min-Nan]

Download JSON data for 揩油 meaning in Chinese (0.6kB)

{
  "heads": [
    {
      "template_name": "zh-verb"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Chinese",
  "lang_code": "zh",
  "pos": "verb",
  "senses": [
    {
      "categories": [
        "Cantonese lemmas",
        "Cantonese verbs",
        "Chinese lemmas",
        "Chinese terms with IPA pronunciation",
        "Chinese verbs",
        "Mandarin lemmas",
        "Mandarin terms with multiple pronunciations",
        "Mandarin verbs",
        "Min Nan lemmas",
        "Min Nan verbs",
        "Sort key tracking/redundant"
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "to take advantage of or seek to gain benefits through illegal means; to scrounge"
      ],
      "id": "揩油-verb"
    }
  ],
  "sounds": [],
  "synonyms": [
    {
      "tags": [
        "Min-Nan"
      ],
      "word": "敲油"
    }
  ],
  "word": "揩油"
}


This page is a part of the kaikki.org machine-readable Chinese dictionary. The data was extracted on 2021-09-20 from the enwiktionary dump dated 2021-09-01 using wiktextract. The machine-readable data formats are described on that page.