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一弹指顷    Add to My Vocabulary

PinYin yī tán zhǐ qǐng    Simplified 一弹指顷    Traditional 一彈指頃
  1. a snap of the fingers (idiom); in a flash
  2. in the twinkling of an eye

Chinese meanings
  1. yī tán zhǐ qǐng
    【释义】手指一弹的时间。比喻时间极短暂。
    【出处】唐·白居易《禽虫十二章》诗:“何异浮生临老日,一弹指顷报恩仇。”

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