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PinYin yī hū bǎi nuò    Simplified 一呼百诺    Traditional 一呼百諾
  1. one command brings a hundred responses (idiom); having hundreds of attendants at one's beck and call

Chinese meanings
  1. yī hū bǎi nuò
    【近义】一呼百应
    【反义】孤立无援、孤掌难鸣
    【释义】一人呼唤,百人应答。形容有钱有势,仆从很多。
    【出处】汉·韩婴《韩诗外传》第五卷:“当前快意,一呼再诺者,人隶也。”
    【用例】罗公独坐当中,~,掌着生杀之权。(清·孔尚任《桃花扇·哭主》第十三回)

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