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恐归族 kong

derogatory | Gaining Popularity

home-going phobia clan

The term refers to people who plan to return home for the annual family reunion during Spring Festival but are put off by the high travel costs and crowded transport. Most of them are migrant workers who have to spend the festival holidays in the area where they work as train tickets are sold out and they can’t afford planes.

Added on Jan 23, 2011 | Last updated on Jun 17, 2011 | 586 Buzzes


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