|第 #1 條|
|讀音：||hei3 geoi1 bou2 seoi3|
(英文) to sacrifice something important in order to safeguard something indispensable; to sacrifice the knights in order to save the queen (in chess); to give up a rook to save the king (in chess); literally: to sacrifice the chariot in order to save the general (in Chinese Chess)
(英) The whole company is now knee deep in factional conflicts, my boss was forced to give up a rook to save the king, booting his right hand man in order to save his own skin.
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