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I am trying to think of a 4-word 成語 that means "my/your desires have been granted" but I can't remember or think of one.

  • Hmm, are you thinking of “万事如意”? – Ming Dec 31 '14 at 0:13
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Best fit: 如愿以偿 or 得偿所愿.

Some alternatives might be 心想事成, 万事如意, 梦想成真.

I believe there are still others.

  • I have 得偿夙愿 in my dictionary, but not 得偿所愿, is it a typo, or a variation, or something? – Ming Dec 31 '14 at 0:45
  • @Ming Both are valid. 夙愿 is something you've wished for a long time. 得偿所愿 is more common. – Wang Dingwei Dec 31 '14 at 1:26

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