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Glossary of Qiangliao Chapter 29 Chinese vocabulary

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格局
arrangment
当街
face the street
柜台
counter
warm
铜钱
copper cash
plate; (measure word)
bamboo shoots
茴香豆
beans flavored with aniseed
下酒物
something that goes with wine
荤菜
meat dishes
。。。帮
class; band
大抵
in the main
阔绰
extravagant
长衫
long gown
pace; stroll
掌柜
shop keeper
侍候
serve; wait upon
主顾
customer
唠叨
garrulous
缠夹不清
keep pestering
黄酒
yellow rice wine
坛子
earthen jar
ladle out; spoon up
监督
supervise; scrutinize
mix; dilute
情面
sensibility
辞退
dismiss
无聊
dull
职务
work; job
失职
neglect one's duty
fierece; ferocious
脸孔
face
声气
intonation
身材
stature; figure
脸色
complexion; lkook
时常
often; frequently
乱蓬蓬
unkempt
满口
speak unreservedly or profusely (keep talking endlessly)
之乎者也
four function words in classical Chinese
绰号
nickname
scar
凭空
without foundation; groundlessly
slander; ruin
清白
innocent
head rush (of blood)
vein
burst; stand out
争辩
argue; debate
steal
君子固穷
a gentleman keeps his integrity even in poverty
cause; make
众人
everybody
哄笑
roar with laughter
进学
pass the offciial examination
营生
make a living
愈。。。愈。。。
the more… the more…
幸而
luckily; fortunately
书籍
books
纸张
paper
ink-slab; inkstone
失踪
disappear; be missing
如是
be like this
免不了
be bound to be
偷窃
steal
品行
conduct; behavior
拖欠
be behind in payment
间或
sometimes
现钱
ready money; cash
定然
certainly
wipe
复原
regain one's composure
当真
really; treat seriously
show
不屑
1)disdain to do sth 2)think sth not worth doing 3)feel it beneath one's dignity to do something
置辩
argue
神气
expression; air; spirited; cocky
秀才
one who passed the imperial examination at the county level
颓唐
dejected; dispirited
cover
附和
echo; chime in with
责备
scold
略略
a little; slightly
be qualified; deserve; find sth to fit
理会
take notice of; pay attention to
恳切
earnest; sincere
等级
order and degree; social estate
耐烦
patient
指甲
nail
努嘴
pout one's lips
dip in
惋惜
feel sorry for sb; disappointed
着慌
fluster
cover
多呼哉? 不多也
"is there any more?" "no more"
中秋
the Mid-Autumn Festival
break
oho
举人
a successful candidate in imperial exams
服辨
confession
将近
close to
棉袄
cotton-padded jacket
耳熟
familiar to the ear
门槛
threshold
夹袄
lined jacket
cross (one's legs)
put sth. Under sth.
蒲包
cattail mat
分辨
defend oneself
取笑
make fun of
聚集
gather round
端午
the Dragon Boat festival
年关
the end of the year

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