"Cave" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 dòng cave / hole / zero (unambiguous spoken form when spelling out numbers) / CL:個|个[ge4]
 shān dòng cavern / cave
 dòng xué cave / cavern
 dòng kū a cave
 dì dòng tunnel / cave / burrow / dugout
 shí dòng cave / cavern
 lóng dòng cave / natural cavern (in limestone)
 yīn xué cave / (coll.) vagina
 yán xué grotto / cave
 xué cave / cavity / hole / acupuncture point / Taiwan pr. [xue4]
 kū cave / hole
 dòng cave / cavern
 xiù cave / mountain peak
 kū cave / hole
 dòng variant of 洞[dong4] / cave / pit
 dàn pit / cave
 kē cave
 tián cave / hole
 rè shì hot cell / hot cave / cave
 kè cave / cavern / also pr. [ke1]
 dòng zi cave / pit / (coll.) greenhouse
 dòng kǒu cave mouth / tunnel entrance
 shí kū rock cave / grotto / cliff caves (often with Buddhist statues)
 āo xiàn to cave in / hollow / sunken / depressed
 tā xiàn to subside / to sink / to cave in
 róng dòng karst cave
 chén jiàng to subside / to cave in / subsidence
 tā fāng to cave in / to collapse / landslide
 dòng fǔ cave dwelling / legendary abode of immortals
 Xū mí Mt Meru or Sumeru, sacred mountain in Buddhist and Jain tradition / Mt Xumi in Guyuan 固原[Gu4 yuan2], Ningxia, with many Buddhist cave statues
 yáo dòng yaodong (a kind of cave dwelling in the Loess Plateau in northwest China) / CL:孔[kong3]
 Shuǐ lián Dòng cave with a waterfall at its mouth
 dǐng bǎn roof / roof plate / rock layer forming roof of a cave or mine / abacus
 xué jū to live in a cave / (of animals) to be of burrowing habit
 xué jū rén cave man
 xiàn pitfall / trap / to get stuck / to sink / to cave in / to frame (false charge) / to capture (a city in battle) / to fall (to the enemy) / defect
 kǒng hole / CL:個|个[ge4] / classifier for cave dwellings
 diāo rock cave (archaic)
 kōng xué lái fēng lit. wind from an empty cave (idiom) / fig. unfounded (story) / baseless (claim)
 kōng dòng wú wù empty cave, nothing there (idiom) / devoid of substance / nothing new to show
 tǔ yáo earthen kiln / loess cave
 bēng xiàn to fall in / to cave in
 wā xué to excavate / to dig out a cave
 kòng xué lái fēng wèi bì wú yīn wind does not come from an empty cave without reason / there's no smoke without fire (idiom)
 zàng jīng dòng cave holding scripture depository, part of Mogao cave complex 莫高窟, Dunhuang 敦煌
 Xū mí shān Mt Meru or Sumeru, sacred mountain in Buddhist and Jain tradition / Mt Xumi in Guyuan 固原[Gu4 yuan2], Ningxia, with many Buddhist cave statues
 fēng xué wind cave
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