the 1957 political campaign in the People’s Republic of China to encourage greater freedom of intellectual expression, initiated by Mao Zedong under the slogan “Let a hundred flowers bloom, let a hundred schools of thought contend.”.
[huhn-drid-fohld] /ˈhʌn drɪdˌfoʊld/ adjective 1. a hundred times as great or as much. 2. comprising a hundred parts or members. adverb 3. in a hundredfold measure. c.1200, from hundred + -fold.
[huhn-drid-per-sen-ter] /ˈhʌn drɪd pərˈsɛn tər/ noun 1. a completely patriotic, sometimes jingoistic person. noun 1. (US) an extreme or unjustified nationalist
[huhn-drid] /ˈhʌn drɪd/ noun, plural hundreds (as after a numeral) hundred. 1. a cardinal number, ten times ten. 2. a symbol for this number, as 100 or C. 3. a set of this many persons or things: a hundred of the men. 4. hundreds, a number between 100 and 999, as in referring to an […]
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plural noun 1. tiny beads of brightly coloured sugar, used in decorating cakes, sweets, etc