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Chinese Idioms - 杀鸡吓猴

Posted by vann0000 February 15, 2009 in the Group General Discussion.

Tags: idiom, monkey, chicken, kill, scare, frighten, afraid, punish, individual, example

杀鸡吓猴

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lit. killing the chicken to scare the monkey; to punish an individual as an example to others

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