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开门见山    Add to My Vocabulary

PinYin kāi mén jiàn shān    Simplified 开门见山    Traditional 開門見山
  1. lit. to open the door and see the mountain; fig. to get right to the point (idiom)

Chinese meanings
  1. kāi mén jiàn shān
    比喻说话写文章直截了当:这篇文章~,一落笔就点明了主题。

Chinese meanings
  1. kāi mén jiàn shān
    【近义】直言不讳、单刀直入
    【反义】旁敲侧击、闪烁其辞
    【释义】比喻说话或写文章直截了当谈本题,不拐弯抹角。
    【出处】唐·刘得仁《青龙寺僧院》:“此地堪终日,开门见数峰。”
    【用例】太白发句,谓之开门见山。(宋·严羽《沧浪诗话·诗评》)

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