123 Chinese Idioms (成语), 100 from the Singapore Primary School Curriculum List—more soon!
dōng chuāng shì fā
Literal Meaning 字面意思
The incident revealed in the eastern window
To expose a secret or a conspiracy
Similar English Idioms 相似英文习语
Came to light; brought to light; to let the cat out of the bag; spill the beans; give the game away; lift the lid
当他曾经欺负幼儿园学生的事情东窗事发后，他就被学校退学了。 After the truth that he used to bully the kindergarten kids was uncovered, the school expelled him.