Meaning of 狐

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English Definition: fox
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (dog) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
狐疑 suspicious; in doubt
令狐 líng old place name (in modern Linyi county 临猗县 , Shanxi); two-character surname Linghu
兔死狐悲 bēi lit. if the rabbit dies, the fox grieves (idiom); fig. to have sympathy with a like-minded person in distress
狐假虎威 jiǎ wēi lit. the fox exploits the tiger's might (idiom); fig. to use powerful connections to intimidate people
狐朋狗友 péng gǒu yǒu a pack of rogues (idiom); a gang of scoundrels
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Example Sentences
Miss Li, a fox woman who marries Ji Zhen, a schoLar from Luoyang, also displays physical beauty and a gentle nature.
But today, fox hunting itself is on the verge of becoming an endangered species.
To do that, we need to look more broadly at primates and include lemurs in cognition research.
They trained one lemur to open the hinged door, then had four lemurs watch their comrade repeatedly open it and get snacks inside.
Ida has much in common with lemurs and so - surely - she is ruled out of our own dynasty.