- 沾 [zhān]
- (浸湿) wet; soak; moisten:
tears wet the front of one's jacket; 泪沾襟
Grasses were moist with dew. 草被露水沾湿了。- （被东西附着上） be stained with:
be stained with mud; 沾泥
a butcher stained with the blood of the people 双手沾满人民鲜血的刽子手- （碰上; 挨上） touch:
with one's feet hardly touching the ground; 脚不沾地
touch neither tobacco nor alcohol; 烟酒不沾- （得到好处）。benefit by [from]::
get a bargain; 沾点便宜
Both parties benefit from something. 利益均沾。
The artist's smock was covered in paint.
I use an oily rag to clean my bike with.
You must take the most scrupulous care to keep the wound free from the dirt.
She moistened a tissue and gently wiped the dust off the necklace.