|char. to govern, to rule; prefect, minister (in feudal China)||
phr. Be careful not to be ripped off when you buy something.
phr. butcher sheep, kill a sheep
idiom. be trampled upon by others at will
phr. (ancient poem) Cook lamb, kill cattle just for joy profuse; Do gulp down three hundred fills from your cup. ("Drink Wine", by Li Bai, a famous poet in Tang Dynasty)
idiom. no need to use a bull-slaughtering knife to kill a chicken, it's unnecessary to use a great amount of efforts to complete such an easy task