Chinese English Dictionary

一字之师    Add to My Vocabulary

PinYin yī zì zhī shī    Simplified 一字之师    Traditional 一字之師
  1. one who can correct a misread or misspelt character and thus be your master

Chinese meanings
  1. yī zì zhī shī
    【释义】改正一个字的老师。有些好诗文,经旁人改换一个字后更为完美,往往称改字的人为“一字师”或“一字之师”。
    【出处】宋·计有功《唐诗纪事》:“郑谷改僧齐己《早梅》诗:‘数枝开’作‘一枝开’。齐己下拜,人以谷为一字师。”

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