"Ant" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 mǎ yǐ ant
 yǐ ant
 mǎ ant
 yǐ ant / variant of 蟻|蚁[yi3]
 bái yǐ termite / white ant
 hóng huǒ yǐ fire ant (Solenopsis invicta), an introduced species in China
 pí fú a type of large ant
 yǐ dòu wō zhēng lit. the ant fights, the snail contends (idiom) / fig. petty squabbling
 hàn shù pí fú lit. an ant trying to shake a tree / to overrate oneself (idiom)
 bīng yǐ soldier ant / dinergate
 chí ant eggs
 qiān lǐ zhī dī , kuì yú yǐ xué An ant hole causing the collapse of a great dike. / Huge damage from a moment's negligence. (idiom)
 pí fú hàn shù lit. an ant trying to shake a tree / to overrate oneself (idiom)
 pí fú hàn dà shù lit. an ant trying to shake a big tree (idiom) / fig. to overrate one's own strength / also written 蚍蜉撼樹|蚍蜉撼树[pi2 fu2 han4 shu4]
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