「集腋成裘」

Entry #1
Pronunciation: zaap6 jik6 sing4 kau4
Individual
Character Meaning:
to collect; (of books) volume; part; collection; market place; (mathematics) set
armpit, axilla
to accomplish; 10%; one tenth; to succeed; to finish; to complete; whole; all; entire

Part of Speech: verb
Explanation:
many a little makes a mickle; many small contributions add up to a large amount; literally: many hairs make a fur coat
(Cant.) cyun4cyun1zaap6jik6sing4kau4gyun1cin2cung4sau1miu6jyu5
(Eng.) Contributions made by all villagers are gathered to renovate the temple.
Synonym: Synonym: 積少成多 聚沙成塔
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