喝道 hēdào

hēdào noun (of yamen bailiffs etc) to walk ahead of an official, shouting at pedestrians to clear the way
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
Notes: (CC-CEDICT '喝道')

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开锣喝道

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Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 10 Records of the Transmission of the Lamp 景德傳燈錄 — count: 2
  • Scroll 2 Supplement to Records of the Transmission of the Lamp 續傳燈錄 — count: 1