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PinYin zhòng shǐ zhī dì    Simplified 众矢之的    Traditional 眾矢之的
  1. lit. target of a multitude of arrows (idiom); the butt of public criticism
  2. attacked on all sides

Chinese meanings
  1. zhòngshǐzhīdì
    比喻大家攻击的对象。

Chinese meanings
  1. zhòng shǐ zhī dì
    【近义】过街老鼠
    【反义】明目张胆
    【释义】矢:箭;的:箭靶的中心。众箭所射的靶子。比喻大家攻击的对象。
    【用例】语堂为提倡语录体,在此几成~。(《鲁迅书信集·致许寿裳》)

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