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孤注一掷
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English Definitionto stake all on one throw
Simplified Script孤注一掷
Traditional Script孤注一擲
Part of Speech(成语) cheng yu
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(形) As an adjective
  1. (of persons) dangerously reckless or violent as from urgency or despair.
  2. Desperately determined.
(名) As a noun
  1. A single chance or instance.
(动) As a verb
  1. Take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome.
  2. Risk everything in one big effort.
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