Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

进退 (進退) jìntuì

jìntuì set phrase to advance or retreat / knowing when to come and when to leave / a sense of propriety
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Motion 运动
Notes: (CC-CEDICT '進退'; Guoyu '進退')

Contained in

进退维谷进退两难进退自如

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《公孫丑章句下》 Commentary on Gong Sun Chou II 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《范睢蔡澤列傳》 Biographies of Fan Sui and Cai Ze 2
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句上》 Commentary on Li Lou I 2
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《祭義》 The Meaning of Sacrifices 1
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《仲尼燕居》 Zhong-ni at Home at Ease 1
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《射義》 The Meaning of the Ceremony of Archery 1
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《燕義》 The Meaning of the Banquet 1
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《樂記》 Record of Music 1
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《秋水》 The Floods of Autumn 1
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《達生》 The Full Understanding of Life 1