大道 dàdào

  1. dàdào noun main street
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Transportation
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '大道'; Guoyu '大道' 1)
  2. dàdào phrase a great purpose
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: For example, 是故君子有大道,必忠信以得之 'Thus we see that the sovereign [junzi] has a great course to pursue. He must show entire self-devotion and sincerity to attain it.' (Book of Rites, Great Learning 禮記‧大學, trans. by Legge 1885; Guoyu '大道' 2)
  3. dàdào noun great way; great Path; great enlightenment
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: (Karashima 2001 '大道'; Sharf 2005, p. 186)

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