Set phrase: Definition, meaning and example of 班荆道故

Definition of 班荆道故(Bān jīng dào gù)

班 means to extend and spread; 道 means talking. The term班荆道故describe the situation that old friends meet and sit together to discuss the past.

Origin of 班荆道故


Example of 班荆道故


The meeting between the old friends evoked the memory that had been concealed for 20 years.


Antonyms: n/a

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