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red packet

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red envelope

(in China and other East Asian countries) n
1. a sum of money folded inside red paper and given at the Chinese New Year to unmarried younger relatives
2. such a gift given at Chinese weddings by the parents to the bride and groom and by the bride and groom to unmarried younger relatives
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The employees place those ballots in a special red envelope to denote they don't count.
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Based on the tradition of handing loved ones red envelopes stuffed with cash, the game invites users to offer a group of friends a digital red envelope worth up to 200 yuan (30.
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I may tell them I love them throughout the year but a card in a bright red envelope makes the sentiment extra special and just a little bit magical.
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We hope that as Christian Aid Week approaches, it will help people to remember the importance of the red envelope that drops through their letterbox during the week, and the work that we are doing to bring about positive change to some of the world''s poorest communities.
Former teacher Jin Su, 35, gave the official a red envelope containing between pounds 400 and pounds 500 in folded twenties, saying: "This will be good for you - and for me.
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