Talking Chinese English Dictionary

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1 bu4(negative prefix); not; no
2不能 néngbu4 neng2cannot; must not; should not
3不同 tóngbu4 tong2different; distinct; not the same; not alike
4不是 shìbu4 shi4unwell; indisposed; out of sorts; no; is not; not
5不断 不斷 duànbu4 duan4unceasing; uninterrupted; continuous; constant
6不仅 不僅 jǐnbu4 jin3not only (this one); not just (...) but also
7不会 不會 huìbu4 hui4without concealing anything; to pass away; to die; improbable; unlikely; will not (act, happen etc); not able; not having learned to do sth; (coll.) (Tw) don't mention it; not at all
8并不 並不 bìng bing4 bu4not at all; emphatically not
9不过 不過 guòbu4 guo4only; merely; no more than; but; however; anyway (to get back to a previous topic); cannot be more (after adjectival)
10不要 yàobu4 yao4don't!; must not
11不到 dàobu4 dao4not to arrive; not reaching; insufficient; less than
12不少 shǎobu4 shao3many; a lot; not few
13不可 bu4 ke3cannot; should not; must not
14不好 hǎobu4 hao3no good
15不但 dànbu4 dan4not only (... but also...)
16不了 liǎobu4 liao3unable to; without end
17不再 zàibu4 zai4not to be present; to be out; (euphemism) to pass away; to be deceased; no more; no longer
18不敢 gǎnbu4 gan3not dare to
19不行 xíngbu4 xing2won't do; be out of the question; be no good; not work; not be capable
20不足 bu4 zu2insufficient; lacking; deficiency; not enough; inadequate; not worth; cannot; should not
21决不 決不 jué jue2 bu4in no way; not in the least; absolutely not; not at all; simply (can) not
22不久 jiǔbu4 jiu3not long (after); before too long; soon; soon after
23是不是 shì shìshi4 bu4 shi4is or isn't; yes or no; whether or not
24不够 不夠 gòubu4 gou4not enough; insufficient; inadequate
25不得 bu4 de2must not; may not; not to be allowed; cannot
26不住 zhùbu4 zhu4repeatedly; continuously; constantly; unable to (resist, conceal etc)
27不大 bu4 da4not very; not too; not often
28不管 guǎnbu4 guan3not to be concerned; regardless of; no matter
29不必 bu4 bi4need not; does not have to; not necessarily
30不得不 bu4 de2 bu4have no choice or option but to; cannot but; have to; can't help it; can't avoid
31不怕 bu4 pa4fearless; not worried (by setbacks or difficulties); even if; even though
32不错 不錯 cuòbu4 cuo4correct; right; not bad; pretty good
33不能不 néng bu4 neng2 bu4have to; cannot but
34不如 bu4 ru2not equal to; not as good as; inferior to; it would be better to
35不想 xiǎngbu4 xiang3unexpectedly
36不肯 kěnbu4 ken3not willing
37不论 不論 lùnbu4 lun4whatever; no matter what (who, how etc); regardless of; not to discuss
38不愿 不願 yuànbu4 yuan4unwilling; unwillingness
39不清 qīngbu4 qing1unclear
40不良 liángbu4 liang2bad; harmful; unhealthy
41不停 tíngbu4 ting2incessant
42不准 zhǔnbu4 zhun3not to allow; to forbid; to prohibit
43不用 yòngbu4 yong4need not
44不安 ānbu4 an1unpeaceful; unstable; uneasy; disturbed; restless; worried
45不禁 jīnbu4 jin1can't help (doing sth); can't refrain from
46不一定 dìngbu4 yi1 ding4not necessarily; maybe
47不利 bu4 li4not to do one's best; not to exert oneself; unfavorable; disadvantageous; harmful; detrimental
48不幸 xìngbu4 xing4misfortune; adversity; unfortunate; sad; unfortunately; Classifiers:
49不许 不許 bu4 xu3not to allow; must not; can't
50不顾 不顧 bu4 gu4in spite of; regardless of
51只不过 祇不過 zhǐ guòzhi3 bu4 guo4only; merely; nothing but; no more than; it's just that ...
52不曾 céngbu4 ceng2hasn't yet; hasn't ever
53能不能 néng néngneng2 bu4 neng2can or cannot?; Is it possible?; Can we do it?
54毫不 háo hao2 bu4hardly; not in the least; not at all
55不免 miǎnbu4 mian3inevitably
56不时 不時 shíbu4 shi2from time to time; now and then; occasionally; frequently
57不满 不滿 mǎnbu4 man3resentful; discontented; dissatisfied
58不然 ránbu4 ran2not so; no; or else; otherwise; if not; How about ...?
59不宜 bu4 yi2steadfast; inalienable; not suitable; inadvisable; inappropriate
60不由 yóubu4 you2can't help (doing sth)
61要不 yào yao4 bu4otherwise; or else; how about...?; either... (or...)
62从不 從不 cóng cong2 bu4never
63不通 tōngbu4 tong1to be obstructed; to be blocked up; to be impassable; to make no sense; to be illogical
64无不 無不 wu2 bu4none lacking; none missing; everything is there; everyone without exception
65不下 xiàbu4 xia4to be not less than (a certain quantity, amount etc)
66不要紧 不要緊 yào jǐnbu4 yao4 jin3unimportant; not serious; it doesn't matter; never mind; it looks all right, but
67不便 biànbu4 bian4constant; unvarying; (math.) invariant; inconvenient; inappropriate; unsuitable; short of cash
68不好意思 hǎo sibu4 hao3 yi4 si5to feel embarrassed; to find it embarrassing; to be sorry (for inconveniencing sb)
69不可避免 miǎnbu4 ke3 bi4 mian3unavoidably
70有所不同 yǒu suǒ tóngyou3 suo3 bu4 tong2to differ to some extent (idiom)
71不干 gànbu4 gan4unwilling to do sth; incapable of sth; to quit
72不料 liàobu4 liao4unexpectedly; to one's surprise
73不妨 fángbu4 fang2there is no harm in; might as well
74不尽 不盡 jìnbu4 jin4not completely; endlessly
75不及 bu4 ji2unlucky; inauspicious; ominous; to fall short of; not as good as; too late
76不等 děngbu4 deng3unequal; varied
77不注意 zhù bu4 zhu4 yi4thoughtless; not pay attention to
78不当 不當 dàngbu4 dang4unsuitable; improper; inappropriate
79不知不觉 不知不覺 zhī juébu4 zhi1 bu4 jue2unconsciously; unwittingly
80不问 不問 wènbu4 wen4to pay no attention to; to disregard; to ignore; to let go unpunished; to let off
81不容 róngbu4 rong2insoluble; must not; cannot; to not allow; cannot tolerate
82不平 píngbu4 ping2uneven; injustice; unfairness; wrong; grievance; indignant; dissatisfied
83不堪 kānbu4 kan1cannot bear; cannot stand; utterly; extremely
84不正之风 不正之風 zhèng zhī fēngbu4 zheng4 zhi1 feng1unhealthy tendency
85不理 bu4 li3to refuse to acknowledge; to pay no attention to; to take no notice of; to ignore
86不耐烦 不耐煩 nài fánbu4 nai4 fan2impatience; impatient
87不定 dìngbu4 ding4indefinite; indeterminate; (botany) adventitious
88不快 kuàibu4 kuai4unhappy; in low spirits; (of a knife) not sharp
89不解 jiěbu4 jie3to not understand; to be puzzled by; indissoluble
90不服 bu4 fu2inconsistent; not in agreement with; not agree or tally with; not conform to; not to accept sth; to want to have sth overruled or changed; to refuse to obey or comply; to refuse to accept as final; to remain unconvinced by; not to give in to
91必不可少 shǎobi4 bu4 ke3 shao3absolutely necessary; indispensable; essential
92不可分割 fēn bu4 ke3 fen1 ge1inalienable; unalienable; inseparable; indivisible
93不已 bu4 yi3endlessly; incessantly
94不合 bu4 he2not to get along well; to be on bad terms; to be at odds; discord; to not conform to; to be unsuited to; to be out of keeping with; should not; ought out
95不久前 jiǔ qiánbu4 jiu3 qian2not long ago
96受不了 shòu liǎoshou4 bu4 liao3unbearable; unable to endure; can't stand
97不规则 不規則 guī bu4 gui1 ze2irregular
98永不 yǒng yong3 bu4never; will never
99不光 guāngbu4 guang1not the only one; not only
100不至于 不至於 zhì bu4 zhi4 yu2unlikely to go so far as to; not as bad as
101不一 bu4 yi1not to comply; not to go along with; not to let off easily; not to let sb get away with it; to vary; to differ
102不自觉 不自覺 juébu4 zi4 jue2unaware; unconscious of sth
103不明 míngbu4 ming2not clear; unknown; to fail to understand
104岂不 豈不 qi3 bu4how couldn't...?; wouldn't it...?
105不方便 fāng biànbu4 fang1 bian4inconvenience; inconvenient
106情不自禁 qíng jīnqing2 bu4 zi4 jin1unable to restrain emotions; cannot help
107不予 bu4 yu2unexpected; eventuality; contingency; not worry about; constant; unchanging; abiding; faithful; to withhold; to refuse
108不比 bu4 bi3unlike
109不外 wàibu4 wai4not beyond the scope of; nothing more than
110不得已 bu4 de2 yi3to act against one's will; to have no alternative but to; to have to; to have no choice; must
111供不应求 供不應求 gōng yìng qiúgong1 bu4 ying4 qiu2supply does not meet demand
112不见得 不見得 jiàn debu4 jian4 de5not necessarily; not likely
113不只 zhǐbu4 zhi3incessantly; without end; more than; not limited to; not only; not merely
114不得了 liǎobu4 de2 liao3desperately serious; disastrous; extremely; exceedingly
115瞧不起 qiáo qiao2 bu4 qi3to look down upon; to hold in contempt
116不无 不無 bu4 wu2not without
117不忍 rěnbu4 ren3cannot bear to; disturbed
118坚定不移 堅定不移 jiān dìng jian1 ding4 bu4 yi2unswerving; unflinching
119不息 bu4 xi1not stint; not spare; not hesitate (to do sth); not scruple (to do sth); continually; without a break; ceaselessly
120不仅如此 不僅如此 jǐn bu4 jin3 ru2 ci3not only that, but ...
121不一会 不一會 huìbu4 yi1 hui4soon
122不在乎 zài hubu4 zai4 hu5not to care
123一动不动 一動不動 dòng dòngyi1 dong4 bu4 dong4motionless
124不以为然 不以為然 wéi ránbu4 yi3 wei2 ran2not to accept as correct (idiom); to object; to disapprove; to take exception to
125不可思议 不可思議 bu4 ke3 si1 yi4inconceivable (idiom); unimaginable; unfathomable
126不由自主 yóu zhǔbu4 you2 zi4 zhu3can't help; involuntarily (idiom)
127不均 jūnbu4 jun1uneven; distributed unevenly
128前不久 qián jiǔqian2 bu4 jiu3not long ago; not long before
129不慎 shènbu4 shen4incautious; inattentive
130不慌不忙 huāng mángbu4 huang1 bu4 mang2calm and unhurried (idiom); composed; to take matters calmly
131不约而同 不約而同 yuē ér tóngbu4 yue1 er2 tong2to agree by chance (idiom); taking the same action without prior consultation
132不绝 不絕 juébu4 jue2unconsciously; unending; uninterrupted
133不小心 xiǎo xīnbu4 xiao3 xin1heedless; careless
134不朽 xiǔbu4 xiu3immortal; immortality
135截然不同 jié rán tóngjie2 ran2 bu4 tong2entirely different; different as black and white
136一成不变 一成不變 chéng biànyi1 cheng2 bu4 bian4nothing much changes (idiom); always the same; stuck in a rut
137不胜 不勝 shèngbu4 sheng4cannot bear or stand; be unequal to; very; extremely
138再不 zài zai4 bu4if not, then; otherwise
139好不容易 hǎo róng hao3 bu4 rong2 yi4with great difficulty; very difficult
140不乏 bu4 fa2there is no lack of
141不动产 不動產 dòng chǎnbu4 dong4 chan3real estate; immovable property; immovables
142不法 bu4 fa3lawless; illegal; unlawful
143不客气 不客氣 qibu4 ke4 qi5you're welcome; don't mention it; impolite; rude; blunt
144赶不上 趕不上 gǎn shànggan3 bu4 shang4can't keep up with; can't catch up with; cannot overtake
145不语 不語 bu4 yu3(literary) not to speak
146莫不 mo4 bu4none doesn't; there is none who isn't; everyone
147比不上 shàngbi3 bu4 shang4can't compare with
148漫不经心 漫不經心 màn jīng xīnman4 bu4 jing1 xin1careless; heedless; absent-minded; indifferent
149不善 shànbu4 shan4bad; ill; not good at; not to be pooh-poohed; quite impressive
150不佳 jiābu4 jia1without; not; un-; not good
151不简单 不簡單 jiǎn dānbu4 jian3 dan1not simple; rather complicated; remarkable; marvelous
152不声不响 不聲不響 shēng xiǎngbu4 sheng1 bu4 xiang3wordless and silent (idiom); without speaking; taciturn
153不妙 miàobu4 miao4(of a turn of events) not too encouraging; far from good; anything but reassuring
154不顾一切 不顧一切 qièbu4 gu4 yi1 qie4reckless; regardless of everything
155免不了 miǎn liǎomian3 bu4 liao3unavoidable; can't be avoided
156阿不来提・阿不都热西提 阿不來提・阿不都熱西提 Ā lái · Ā A1 bu4 lai2 ti2 · A1 bu4 du1 re4 xi1 ti2Abdulahat Abdurixit (1942-), PRC engineer and politician, chairman of Xinjiang autonomous region 1994-2003, in 2003 vice-chair of 10th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference; Abdulahat Abdurixit (1942-), PRC engineer and politician, chairman of Xinjiang autonomous region 1994-2003, in 2003 vice-chair of 10th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference
157挨不上 āi shàngai1 bu4 shang4to be irrelevant; to be superfluous
158哀而不伤 哀而不傷 āi ér shāngai1 er2 bu4 shang1deeply felt but not mawkish (idiom)
159爱不忍释 愛不忍釋 ài rěn shìai4 bu4 ren3 shi4to love sth too much to part with it (idiom)
160爱不释手 愛不釋手 ài shì shǒuai4 bu4 shi4 shou3to love sth too much to part with it (idiom); to fondle admiringly
161爱搭不理 愛搭不理 ài ai4 da1 bu4 li3to turn a cold shoulder to sb. (idiom)
162爱理不理 愛理不理 ài ai4 li3 bu4 li3to look cold and indifferent; standoffish
163按兵不动 按兵不動 àn bīng dòngan4 bing1 bu4 dong4to hold back one's troops without moving (idiom); to bide one's time
164凹凸不平 āo píngao1 tu1 bu4 ping2uneven (surface); bumpy (road)
165巴不能够 巴不能夠 néng gòuba1 bu4 neng2 gou4avid; eager for; longing for; to look forward to
166八九不离十 八九不離十 jiǔ shíba1 jiu3 bu4 li2 shi2pretty close; very near; about right
167把持不定 chí dìngba3 chi2 bu4 ding4indecisive (idiom)
168百不得一 bǎi bai3 bu4 de2 yi1Not one out of a hundred is acceptable. (idiom)
169百不咋 bǎi zabai3 bu4 za5variant of 百不咋 ; of no consequence (idiom)
170百读不厌 百讀不厭 bǎi yànbai3 du2 bu4 yan4to be worth reading a hundred times (idiom)
171百看不厌 百看不厭 bǎi kàn yànbai3 kan4 bu4 yan4to never tire of watching; to never tire of reading (idiom)
172百年不遇 bǎi nián bai3 nian2 bu4 yu4only met with once every hundred years (drought, flood etc)
173百事不管 bǎi shì guǎnbai3 shi4 bu4 guan3to keep completely out of everything (idiom)
174百思不得其解 bǎi jiěbai3 si1 bu4 de2 qi2 jie3see 百思不解
175百思不解 bǎi jiěbai3 si1 bu4 jie3to remain puzzled after pondering over sth a hundred times (idiom); to remain perplexed despite much thought
176百听不厌 百聽不厭 bǎi tīng yànbai3 ting1 bu4 yan4worth hearing a hundred times
177百闻不如一见 百聞不如一見 bǎi wén jiànbai3 wen2 bu4 ru2 yi1 jian4seeing once is better than hearing a hundred times (idiom); seeing for oneself is better than hearing from many others; seeing is believing
178百问不厌 百問不厭 bǎi wèn yànbai3 wen4 bu4 yan4to patiently answer any questions (idiom)
179百战不殆 百戰不殆 bǎi zhàn dàibai3 zhan4 bu4 dai4to come unscathed through a hundred battles (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War" 孙子兵法 ); to win every fight
180百折不回 bǎi zhé huíbai3 zhe2 bu4 hui2see 百折不挠
181百折不挠 百折不撓 bǎi zhé náobai3 zhe2 bu4 nao2to keep on fighting in spite of all setbacks (idiom); to be undaunted by repeated setbacks; to be indomitable
182百足之虫死而不僵 百足之蟲死而不僵 bǎi zhī chóng ér jiāngbai3 zu2 zhi1 chong2 si3 er2 bu4 jiang1a centipede dies but never falls down; old institutions die hard
183败不成军 敗不成軍 bài chéng jūnbai4 bu4 cheng2 jun1The army is completely routed. (idiom)
184扳不倒儿 扳不倒兒 bān dǎo rban1 bu4 dao3 r5tumbler; roly-poly
185半懂不懂 bàn dǒng dǒngban4 dong3 bu4 dong3to not fully understand; to only partly understand
186半间不界 半間不界 bàn gān ban4 gan1 bu4 ga4shallow; not thorough; superficial
187半明不灭 半明不滅 bàn míng mièban4 ming2 bu4 mie4dull (lamplight)
188半身不遂 bàn shēn suìban4 shen1 bu4 sui4paralysis of one side of the body; hemiplegia
189半生不熟 bàn shēng shóuban4 sheng1 bu4 shou2underripe; half-cooked; (fig.) not mastered (of a technique); clumsy; halting
190半通不通 bàn tōng tōngban4 tong1 bu4 tong1to not fully understand (idiom)
191半新不旧 半新不舊 bàn xīn jiùban4 xin1 bu4 jiu4no longer new; showing signs of wear; neither modern nor obsolete (idiom)
192包装不良 包裝不良 bāo zhuāng liángbao1 zhuang1 bu4 liang2poor packing (idiom)
193包子有肉不在褶上 bāo zi yǒu ròu zài zhě shàngbao1 zi5 you3 rou4 bu4 zai4 zhe3 shang4a book is not judged by its cover (idiom)
194保不定 bǎo dìngbao3 bu4 ding4more likely than not; quite possible; on the cards
195宝刀不老 寶刀不老 bǎo dāo lǎobao3 dao1 bu4 lao3lit. a good sword always remains sharp (idiom); fig. (of one's skills etc) to be as good as ever; the old man still has it
196饱汉不知饿汉饥 飽漢不知餓漢飢 bǎo hàn zhī è hàn bao3 han4 bu4 zhi1 e4 han4 ji1The well-fed cannot know how the starving suffer (idiom).
197饱人不知饿人饥 飽人不知餓人飢 bǎo rén zhī è rén bao3 ren2 bu4 zhi1 e4 ren2 ji1The well-fed cannot know how the starving suffer (idiom).
198抱不平 bào píngbao4 bu4 ping2to be outraged by an injustice
199抱打不平 bào píngbao4 da3 bu4 ping2see 打抱不平
200抱负不凡 抱負不凡 bào fu fánbao4 fu5 bu4 fan2to have extraordinary aspirations (idiom)
201报喜不报忧 報喜不報憂 bào bào yōubao4 xi3 bu4 bao4 you1to report only the good news, not the bad news; to hold back unpleasant news; to sweep bad news under the carpet
202报应不爽 報應不爽 bào yìng shuǎngbao4 ying4 bu4 shuang3appropriate retribution (idiom)
203卑卑不足道 bēi bēi dàobei1 bei1 bu4 zu2 dao4to be too petty or insignificant to mention; to not be worth mentioning (idiom)
204卑鄙不堪 bēi kānbei1 bi3 bu4 kan1to be mean and contemptible (idiom)
205悲不自胜 悲不自勝 bēi shèngbei1 bu4 zi4 sheng4unable to control one's grief (idiom); overwrought; overcome with sorrow; heartbroken
206卑不足道 bēi dàobei1 bu4 zu2 dao4not worth mentioning
207备而不用 備而不用 bèi ér yòngbei4 er2 bu4 yong4have sth ready just in case; keep sth for possible future use
208备预不虞 備預不虞 bèi bei4 yu4 bu4 yu2to adopt precautionary measures (idiom)
209彼此不和 bi3 ci3 bu4 he2to not get along well (idiom)
210比上不足比下有余 比上不足比下有餘 shàng xià yǒu bi3 shang4 bu4 zu2 bi3 xia4 you3 yu2to fall short of the best but be better than the worst; can pass muster
211笔铁不改 筆鐵不改 tiě gǎibi3 tie3 bu4 gai3an unalterable written decision; a settled case (idiom)
212比众不同 比眾不同 zhòng tóngbi3 zhong4 bu4 tong2unparalleled (idiom)
213避不见面 避不見面 jiàn miànbi4 bu4 jian4 mian4to refuse to meet sb; to avoid sb
214必不可缺 quēbi4 bu4 ke3 que1see 必不可少
215必不可少组成 必不可少組成 shǎo chéngbi4 bu4 ke3 shao3 zu3 cheng2absolute necessity; sine qua non
216避而不 ér bi4 er2 bu4to avoid (doing sth)
217避而不见 避而不見 ér jiànbi4 er2 bu4 jian4to avoid meeting sb. (idiom)
218闭口不谈 閉口不談 kǒu tánbi4 kou3 bu4 tan2to refuse to say anything about (idiom); to remain tight-lipped; to avoid mentioning
219闭口不言 閉口不言 kǒu yánbi4 kou3 bu4 yan2to keep silent (idiom)
220闭门不出 閉門不出 mén chūbi4 men2 bu4 chu1to be confined to the house (idiom)
221变幻不定 變幻不定 biàn huàn dìngbian4 huan4 bu4 ding4to keep shifting like the clouds (idiom)
222变乱不测 變亂不測 biàn luàn bian4 luan4 bu4 ce4Sudden disaster rises out of nowhere. (idiom)
223表里不一 表裡不一 biǎo biao3 li3 bu4 yi1outside appearance and inner reality differ (idiom); not what it seems; saying one thing but meaning sth different
224摈弃不用 擯棄不用 bìn yòngbin4 qi4 bu4 yong4to dismiss sb. or sth. (idiom)
225兵不血刃 bīng xuè rènbing1 bu4 xue4 ren4lit. no blood on the men's swords (idiom); fig. an effortless victory
226兵不厌诈 兵不厭詐 bīng yàn zhàbing1 bu4 yan4 zha4there can never be too much deception in war; in war nothing is too deceitful; all's fair in war
227兵不由将 兵不由將 bīng yóu jiàngbing1 bu4 you2 jiang4disobedient soldiers (idiom)
228冰炭不相容 bīng tàn xiāng róngbing1 tan4 bu4 xiang1 rong2as incompatible or irreconcilable as ice and hot coals
229冰炭不言,冷热自明 冰炭不言,冷熱自明 bīng tàn yán , lěng míngbing1 tan4 bu4 yan2 , leng3 re4 zi4 ming2ice or coals, whether hot or cold goes without saying (idiom); fig. sincerity is not expressed in words
230柄不可授 bǐng shòubing3 bu4 ke3 shou4do not give sb. a basis to attack you (idiom)
231并不在乎 並不在乎 bìng zài hubing4 bu4 zai4 hu5really does not care
232并无不当 並無不當 bìng dàngbing4 wu2 bu4 dang4There is nothing wrong; improper about it. (idiom)
233并行不悖 並行不悖 bìng xíng bèibing4 xing2 bu4 bei4to run in parallel without hindrance; not mutually exclusive; two processes can be implemented without conflict
234博而不精 ér jīngbo2 er2 bu4 jing1extensive but not refined (idiom); to know something about everything; jack-of-all-trades, master of none
235不爱人症 不愛人癥 ài rén zhèngbu4 ai4 ren2 zheng4aphilanthropia; aphilanthropy
236不安本分 ān běn fènbu4 an1 ben3 fen4to be dissatisfied with one's position (idiom)
237不安分 ān fenbu4 an1 fen5discontented with life; also written 不安分 [bu4 an1 fen5]; restless; unsettled
238不安好心 ān hǎo xīnbu4 an1 hao3 xin1to have bad intentions
239不安其室 ān shìbu4 an1 qi2 shi4to be discontented with one's home; to have adulterous relations after marriage (of women) (idiom)
240不安全 ān quánbu4 an1 quan2unsafe; dangerous
241不谙世故 不諳世故 ān shì bu4 an1 shi4 gu4unworldly; unsophisticated
242不安于心 不安於心 ān xīnbu4 an1 yu2 xin1uneasy in one's mind (idiom)
243不白之冤 bái zhī yuānbu4 bai2 zhi1 yuan1unrighted wrong; unredressed injustice
244不败之地 不敗之地 bài zhī bu4 bai4 zhi1 di4invincible position
245不饱和 不飽和 bǎo bu4 bao3 he2unsaturated
246不饱和脂肪酸 不飽和脂肪酸 bǎo zhī fáng suānbu4 bao3 he2 zhi1 fang2 suan1unsaturated fatty acid
247不卑不亢 bēi kàngbu4 bei1 bu4 kang4neither servile nor overbearing (idiom); neither obsequious nor supercilious
248不备 不備 bèibu4 bei4unprepared; off guard
249不避斧钺 不避斧鉞 yuèbu4 bi4 fu3 yue4not trying to avoid the battle-ax (idiom); not afraid of dying in combat; not afraid of being executed
250不避艰险 不避艱險 jiān xiǎnbu4 bi4 jian1 xian3shrink or flinch from no difficulty or danger; make light of difficulties and dangers
251不必要 yàobu4 bi4 yao4needless; unnecessary
252不变化 不變化 biàn huàbu4 bian4 hua4invariably
253不变价格 不變價格 biàn jià bu4 bian4 jia4 ge2fixed price; constant price
254不变量 不變量 biàn liàngbu4 bian4 liang4invariant quantity; invariant (math.)
255不辨菽麦 不辨菽麥 biàn shū màibu4 bian4 shu1 mai4lit. cannot tell beans from wheat (idiom); fig. ignorant of practical matters
256不便险 不便險 biàn xiǎnbu4 bian4 xian3travel insurance covering flight delay, baggage loss etc; abbr. for 旅遊不便险
257不变资本 不變資本 biàn běnbu4 bian4 zi1 ben3constant capital
258不辩自明 不辯自明 biàn míngbu4 bian4 zi4 ming2to be self-evident (idiom)
259不标准 不標準 biāo zhǔnbu4 biao1 zhun3nonstandard
260不才 cáibu4 cai2untalented; I; me (humble); also written 不才 ; untalented; I; me (humble)
261不测 不測 bu4 ce4unexpected; measureless; unexpected circumstance; contingency; mishap
262不差 chābu4 cha1to not lack
263不插电 不插電 chā diànbu4 cha1 dian4unplugged (of rock musicians performing on acoustic instruments)
264不差毫发 不差毫髮 chā háo bu4 cha1 hao2 fa4without the slightest error (idiom)
265不差甚麻 chā shén bu4 cha1 shen2 ma2almost all; lacking only a little; in general; usual; ordinary
266不差 chàbu4 cha4not bad; OK
267不成 chéngbu4 cheng2won't do; unable to; (at the end of a rhetorical question) can that be?
268不成材 chéng cáibu4 cheng2 cai2worthless; good-for-nothing
269不成功 chéng gōngbu4 cheng2 gong1unsuccessful
270不成功便成仁 chéng gōng biàn chéng rénbu4 cheng2 gong1 bian4 cheng2 ren2to succeed or die trying (idiom)
271不成话 不成話 chéng huàbu4 cheng2 hua4see 不像话
272不成敬意 chéng jìng bu4 cheng2 jing4 yi4just a little token to show my respect; not enough as a token of my regard (idiom)
273不成其为 不成其為 chéng wéibu4 cheng2 qi2 wei2cannot be considered as (idiom)
274不承认主义 不承認主義 chéng rèn zhǔ bu4 cheng2 ren4 zhu3 yi4policy of non-recognition
275不诚实 不誠實 chéng shíbu4 cheng2 shi2dishonest
276不成熟 chéng shúbu4 cheng2 shu2unripe; immature
277不成体统 不成體統 chéng tǒngbu4 cheng2 ti3 tong3not according with decorum (idiom); scandalous; bad form; unacceptable behavior
278不成文 chéng wénbu4 cheng2 wen2unwritten (rule)
279不成文法 chéng wén bu4 cheng2 wen2 fa3unwritten law
280不成样子 不成樣子 chéng yàng zibu4 cheng2 yang4 zi5shapeless; deformed; ruined; beyond recognition; (of a person) reduced to a shadow
281不逞之徒 chěng zhī bu4 cheng3 zhi1 tu2desperado
282不齿 不齒 chǐbu4 chi3to despise; to hold in contempt
283不耻下问 不恥下問 chǐ xià wènbu4 chi3 xia4 wen4not feel ashamed to ask and learn from one's subordinates
284不啻 chìbu4 chi4just as; no less than; like (sth momentous); as good as; tantamount to
285不啻天渊 不啻天淵 chì tiān yuānbu4 chi4 tian1 yuan1no less than from heaven to the abyss (idiom); differing widely; worlds apart; the gap couldn't be bigger
286不瞅不睬 chǒu cǎibu4 chou3 bu4 cai3to ignore completely; to pay no attention to sb
287不出所料 chū suǒ liàobu4 chu1 suo3 liao4as expected
288不触目 不觸目 chù bu4 chu4 mu4unobtrusive
289不揣冒昧 chuǎi mào mèibu4 chuai3 mao4 mei4to venture to; to presume to; to take the liberty of
290不辍 不輟 chuòbu4 chuo4incessant; relentless
291不辞而别 不辭而別 ér biébu4 ci2 er2 bie2to leave without saying good-bye
292不辞劳苦 不辭勞苦 láo bu4 ci2 lao2 ku3to spare no effort
293不辞辛苦 不辭辛苦 xīn bu4 ci2 xin1 ku3to make nothing of hardships
294不凑巧 不湊巧 còu qiǎobu4 cou4 qiao3unluckily
295不存不济 不存不濟 cún bu4 cun2 bu4 ji4spiritless (idiom)
296不存芥蒂 cún jiè bu4 cun2 jie4 di4do not harbor previous grievances (between good friends) (idiom)
297不搭理 bu4 da1 li3to pay no heed to; variant of 不答理
298不打不成才 chéng cáibu4 da3 bu4 cheng2 cai2spare the rod and spoil the child (idiom)
299不打不成器 chéng bu4 da3 bu4 cheng2 qi4spare the rod and spoil the child (idiom)
300不打不成相识 不打不成相識 chéng xiāng shíbu4 da3 bu4 cheng2 xiang1 shi2don't fight, won't make friends (idiom); an exchange of blows may lead to friendship
301不打不相识 不打不相識 xiāng shíbu4 da3 bu4 xiang1 shi2lit. don't fight, won't make friends (idiom); an exchange of blows may lead to friendship; no discord, no concord
302不打紧 不打緊 jǐnbu4 da3 jin3unimportant; not serious; it doesn't matter; never mind
303不打自招 zhāobu4 da3 zi4 zhao1to confess without being pressed; to make a confession without duress
304不大离 不大離 bu4 da4 li2pretty close; just about right; not bad; same as 差不多
305不大离儿 不大離兒 rbu4 da4 li2 r5erhua variant of 不大离
306不带 不帶 dàibu4 dai4untiring; indefatigable; not to have; without; un-
307不逮捕特权 不逮捕特權 dài quánbu4 dai4 bu3 te4 quan2the right of immunity from arrest afforded by the Taiwan ROC Constitution, for the duration of meetings, unless caught actually committing a crime, to members of the National Assembly, the Legislative Yuan, or a supervisory committee
308不带电 不帶電 dài diànbu4 dai4 dian4uncharged; electrically neutral
309不待说 不待說 dài shuōbu4 dai4 shuo1needless to say; it goes without saying
310不丹 dānBu4 dan1not the only; not merely; not simply; Bhutan
311不当紧 不當緊 dāng jǐnbu4 dang1 jin3not important; of no consequence
312不当事 不當事 dāng shìbu4 dang1 shi4useless; regard as useless
313不当得利 不當得利 dàng bu4 dang4 de2 li4unjust enrichment
314不当利得 不當利得 dàng bu4 dang4 li4 de2illicit gains (idiom)
315不当一回事 不當一回事 dàng huí shìbu4 dang4 yi1 hui2 shi4not regard as a matter (of any importance)
316不倒翁 dǎo wēngbu4 dao3 weng1roly-poly toy; tilting doll; tumbler
317不到长城非好汉 不到長城非好漢 dào cháng chéng fēi hǎo hànbu4 dao4 Chang2 cheng2 fei1 hao3 han4lit. until you reach the Great Wall, you're not a proper person; fig. to get over difficulties before reaching the goal
318不道德 dào bu4 dao4 de2immoral
319不到黄河心不死 不到黃河心不死 dào huáng xīn bu4 dao4 Huang2 He2 xin1 bu4 si3lit. not to stop until one reaches the Yellow River (idiom); fig. to persevere until one reaches one's goal; to keep going while some hope is left
320不到火候不揭锅 不到火候不揭鍋 dào huǒ hòu jiē guōbu4 dao4 huo3 hou4 bu4 jie1 guo1don't act until the time is ripe (idiom)
321不得不尔 不得不爾 ěrbu4 de2 bu4 er3to have to; to have no alternative (idiom)
322不得不然 ránbu4 de2 bu4 ran2to cannot possibly be otherwise (idiom)
323不得不为 不得不為 wéibu4 de2 bu4 wei2to have no alternative (idiom)
324不得而知 ér zhību4 de2 er2 zhi1unknown; unable to find out
325不得好死 hǎo bu4 de2 hao3 si3to be unable to die a natural death (idiom)
326不得劲 不得勁 jìnbu4 de2 jin4awkward; unhandy; be indisposed; not feel well
327不得其门而入 不得其門而入 mén ér bu4 de2 qi2 men2 er2 ru4to be unable to get in; to fail to find a proper approach to handling sth
328不得人心 rén xīnbu4 de2 ren2 xin1not to enjoy popular support; to be unpopular
329不得要领 不得要領 yào lǐngbu4 de2 yao4 ling3to fail to grasp the main points
330不得已而为之 不得已而為之 ér wéi zhību4 de2 yi3 er2 wei2 zhi1to have no other choice; to be the last resort
331不得有误 不得有誤 yǒu bu4 de2 you3 wu4to act without fail (idiom)
332不登大雅之堂 dēng zhī tángbu4 deng1 da4 ya3 zhi1 tang2lit. not fit for elegant hall (of artwork); not presentable; coarse; unrefined
333不等边三角形 不等邊三角形 děng biān sān jiǎo xíngbu4 deng3 bian1 san1 jiao3 xing2scalene triangle
334不等号 不等號 děng hàobu4 deng3 hao4inequality sign (≠, < , ≤, >, ≥)
335不等价交换 不等價交換 děng jià jiāo huànbu4 deng3 jia4 jiao1 huan4exchange of unequal values
336不等式 děng shìbu4 deng3 shi4inequality (math.)
337不敌 不敵 bu4 di2no match for; cannot beat
338不抵抗主义 不抵抗主義 kàng zhǔ bu4 di3 kang4 zhu3 yi4policy of nonresistance
339不第 bu4 di4to fail the civil service examination (in imperial China)
340不迭 diébu4 die2cannot cope; find it too much; incessantly
341不定词 不定詞 dìng bu4 ding4 ci2infinitive
342不定方程 dìng fāng chéngbu4 ding4 fang1 cheng2(math.) indeterminate equation
343不定冠词 不定冠詞 dìng guàn bu4 ding4 guan4 ci2indefinite article (e.g. English a, an)
344不定积分 不定積分 dìng fēnbu4 ding4 ji1 fen1indefinite integral (math.)
345不定期 dìng bu4 ding4 qi1non-scheduled; irregularly
346不定式 dìng shìbu4 ding4 shi4infinitive (grammar)
347不定形 dìng xíngbu4 ding4 xing2indeterminate form
348不定元 dìng yuánbu4 ding4 yuan2indeterminate element (math.), often denoted by x
349不懂装懂 不懂裝懂 dǒng zhuāng dǒngbu4 dong3 zhuang1 dong3to pretend to understand when you don't
350不动 不動 dòngbu4 dong4motionless
351不动点 不動點 dòng diǎnbu4 dong4 dian3fixed point (of a map) (math.)
352不动点定理 不動點定理 dòng diǎn dìng bu4 dong4 dian3 ding4 li3fixed point theorem (math.)
353不冻港 不凍港 dòng gǎngbu4 dong4 gang3ice-free port; open port
354不冻港口 不凍港口 dòng gǎng kǒubu4 dong4 gang3 kou3ice-free port (refers to Vladivostok)
355不动声色 不動聲色 dòng shēng bu4 dong4 sheng1 se4not a word or movement (idiom); remaining calm and collected; not batting an eyelid
356不动摇 不動搖 dòng yáobu4 dong4 yao2unmoved
357不独 不獨 bu4 du2not only
358不独有偶 不獨有偶 yǒu ǒubu4 du2 you3 ou3to not come singly but in pairs (idiom)
359不端 duānbu4 duan1improper; dishonorable
360不对碴儿 不對碴兒 duì chá rbu4 dui4 cha2 r5not proper; not fit for the occasion
361不对称 不對稱 duì chènbu4 dui4 chen4unsymmetrical; asymmetric
362不对劲 不對勁 duì jìnbu4 dui4 jin4not in good condition; wrong; fishy
363不对劲儿 不對勁兒 duì jìn rbu4 dui4 jin4 r5erhua variant of 不对劲
364不对盘 不對盤 duì pánbu4 dui4 pan2(of a person) objectionable; (of two people) to find each other disagreeable
365不对头 不對頭 duì tóubu4 dui4 tou2fishy; not right; amiss
366不二法门 不二法門 èr ménbu4 er4 fa3 men2the one and only way; the only proper course to take
367不二价 不二價 èr jiàbu4 er4 jia4one price for all; fixed price
368不法分子 fèn bu4 fa3 fen4 zi3lawbreakers; offenders
369不凡 fánbu4 fan2out of the ordinary; out of the common run
370不菲 fěibu4 fei3considerable (cost etc); bountiful (crop etc); high (social status etc)
371不费吹灰之力 不費吹灰之力 fèi chuī huī zhī bu4 fei4 chui1 hui1 zhi1 li4as easy as blowing off dust; effortless; with ease
372不费事 不費事 fèi shìbu4 fei4 shi4not troublesome
373不分 fēnbu4 fen1not divided; irrespective; not distinguishing between
374不分彼此 fēn bu4 fen1 bi3 ci3to make no distinction between what's one's own and what's another's (idiom); to share everything; to be on very intimate terms
375不分伯仲 fēn zhòngbu4 fen1 bo2 zhong4lit. unable to distinguish eldest brother from second brother (idiom); they are all equally excellent; nothing to choose between them
376不分高低 fēn gāo bu4 fen1 gao1 di1to be equally matched (idiom)
377不分高下 fēn gāo xiàbu4 fen1 gao1 xia4equally matched; not much to distinguish who is stronger
378不分泾渭 不分涇渭 fēn jīng wèibu4 fen1 jing1 wei4to make no distinction between good and evil (idiom)
379不分清红皂白 不分清紅皂白 fēn qīng hóng zào báibu4 fen1 qing1 hong2 zao4 bai2not distinguishing red-green or black-white (idiom); not to distinguish between right and wrong; not distinguishing red-blue or black-white (idiom); not to distinguish between right and wrong
380不分情由 fēn qíng yóubu4 fen1 qing2 you2indiscriminate
381不分上下 fēn shàng xiàbu4 fen1 shang4 xia4not to know one's place
382不分胜败 不分勝敗 fēn shèng bàibu4 fen1 sheng4 bai4to not be able to distinguish who's winning
383不分胜负 不分勝負 fēn shèng bu4 fen1 sheng4 fu4unable to determine victory or defeat (idiom); evenly matched; to come out even; to tie; to draw
384不分轩轾 不分軒輊 fēn xuān zhìbu4 fen1 xuan1 zhi4well-matched; equally matched
385不分皂白 fēn zào báibu4 fen1 zao4 bai2not distinguishing black or white (idiom); not to distinguish between right and wrong
386不分畛域 fēn zhěn bu4 fen1 zhen3 yu4to make no distinctions; regardless of national or regional differences (idiom)
387不分昼夜 不分晝夜 fēn zhòu bu4 fen1 zhou4 ye4day and night; round-the-clock
388不忿 fènbu4 fen4unsatisfied; unconvinced; indignant
389不愤不启 不憤不啟 fèn bu4 fen4 bu4 qi3a student shall not be enlightened until he has tried hard by himself (idiom)
390不服水土 shuǐ bu4 fu2 shui3 tu3(of a stranger) not accustomed to the climate of a new place; not acclimatized
391不孚众望 不孚眾望 zhòng wàngbu4 fu2 zhong4 wang4not living up to expectations (idiom); failing to inspire confidence among people; unpopular
392不服罪 zuìbu4 fu2 zui4to deny a crime; to plead not guilty
393不复 不復 bu4 fu4no longer; no more
394不负所托 不負所托 suǒ tuōbu4 fu4 suo3 tuo1to merit someone's trust (idiom)
395不副所望 suǒ wàngbu4 fu4 suo3 wang4to live up to expectations (idiom)|||to not come up to one's expectation (idiom)
396不负责任 不負責任 rènbu4 fu4 ze2 ren4irresponsible
397不负众望 不負眾望 zhòng wàngbu4 fu4 zhong4 wang4to live up to expectations (idiom)
398不该 不該 gāibu4 gai1should not; to owe nothing
399不甘 gānbu4 gan1unreconciled to; not resigned to; unwilling
400不干不净 不乾不淨 gān jìngbu4 gan1 bu4 jing4unclean; filthy; foul-mouthed
401不干不净,吃了没病 不乾不淨,吃了沒病 gān jìng , chī le méi bìngbu4 gan1 bu4 jing4 , chi1 le5 mei2 bing4a little dirt never killed anybody (proverb); a couple of germs won't do you any harm
402不甘后人 不甘後人 gān hòu rénbu4 gan1 hou4 ren2to be not content to lag behind (idiom)
403不甘寂寞 gān bu4 gan1 ji4 mo4unwilling to remain lonely or idle; unwilling to be left out
404不甘落后 不甘落後 gān luò hòubu4 gan1 luo4 hou4unwilling to lag behind (idiom)
405不甘人后 不甘人後 gān rén hòubu4 gan1 ren2 hou4to be unwilling to yield to others; to be unwilling to lag behind (idiom)
406不干涉 gān shèbu4 gan1 she4noninterference; nonintervention
407不甘示弱 gān shì ruòbu4 gan1 shi4 ruo4not to be outdone
408不甘心 gān xīnbu4 gan1 xin1not reconciled to; not resigned to
409不甘于 不甘於 gān bu4 gan1 yu2unwilling to accept; not content with (a subservient role, a mediocre result etc)
410不敢当 不敢當 gǎn dāngbu4 gan3 dang1lit. I dare not (accept the honor); fig. I don't deserve your praise; you flatter me
411不敢高攀 gǎn gāo pānbu4 gan3 gao1 pan1lit. not dare to pull oneself up high (humble term); I cannot presume on your attention
412不敢恭维 不敢恭維 gǎn gōng weibu4 gan3 gong1 wei5to be underwhelmed; to be less than impressed
413不敢苟同 gǎn gǒu tóngbu4 gan3 gou3 tong2to beg to differ (idiom)
414不敢相信 gǎn xiāng xìnbu4 gan3 xiang1 xin4unbelievable
415不敢越雷池一步 gǎn yuè léi chí bu4 gan3 yue4 Lei2 chi2 yi1 bu4dare not go one step beyond the prescribed limit
416不敢自专 不敢自專 gǎn zhuānbu4 gan3 zi4 zhuan1not daring to act for oneself (idiom)
417不干预 不干預 gàn bu4 gan4 yu4nonintervention
418不高兴 不高興 gāo xìngbu4 gao1 xing4unhappy; dissatisfied
419不给力 不給力 gěi bu4 gei3 li4lame (unimpressive); a huge letdown; not to try at all
420不公 gōngbu4 gong1disrespectful; unjust; unfair
421不公平 gōng píngbu4 gong1 ping2unfair
422不公正 gōng zhèngbu4 gong1 zheng4injustice
423不攻自破 gōng bu4 gong1 zi4 po4(of a rumor etc) to collapse (in the light of facts etc); to be discredited
424不共戴天 gòng dài tiānbu4 gong4 dai4 tian1(of enemies) cannot live under the same sky; absolutely irreconcilable
425不苟 gǒubu4 gou3not lax; not casual; careful; conscientious
426不苟言笑 gǒu yán xiàobu4 gou3 yan2 xiao4serious in speech and manner; reticent; taciturn (idiom)
427不顾前后 不顧前後 qián hòubu4 gu4 qian2 hou4regardless of what's before or after (idiom); rushing blindly into sth
428不关痛痒 不關痛癢 guān tòng yǎngbu4 guan1 tong4 yang3unimportant; of no consequence
429不管三七二十一 guǎn sān èr shí bu4 guan3 san1 qi1 er4 shi2 yi1regardless of the consequences; recklessly relying on a hopelessly optimistic forecast
430不管怎样 不管怎樣 guǎn zěn yàngbu4 guan3 zen3 yang4in any case; no matter what
431不光彩 guāng cǎibu4 guang1 cai3disgraceful; dishonorable
432不规范 不規範 guī fànbu4 gui1 fan4not standard; abnormal; irregular
433不规则三角形 不規則三角形 guī sān jiǎo xíngbu4 gui1 ze2 san1 jiao3 xing2scalene triangle (math.)
434不规则四边形 不規則四邊形 guī biān xíngbu4 gui1 ze2 si4 bian1 xing2irregular quadrilateral; trapezium
435不轨 不軌 guǐbu4 gui3errant
436不过尔尔 不過爾爾 guò ěr ěrbu4 guo4 er3 er3not more than so-so (idiom); mediocre; nothing out of the ordinary
437不过意 不過意 guò bu4 guo4 yi4to be sorry; to feel apologetic
438不寒而栗 不寒而慄 hán ér bu4 han2 er2 li4shiver all over though not cold; tremble with fear; shudder
439不含糊 hán hubu4 han2 hu5unambiguous; unequivocal; explicit; prudent; cautious; not negligent; unafraid; unhesitating; really good; extraordinary
440不好不坏 不好不壞 hǎo huàibu4 hao3 bu4 huai4neither better nor worse (idiom)
441不好看 hǎo kànbu4 hao3 kan4unattractive; sore sight
442不好惹 hǎo bu4 hao3 re3not to be trifled with; not to be pushed around; stand no nonsense
443不好受 hǎo shòubu4 hao3 shou4unpleasant; hard to take
444不好说 不好說 hǎo shuōbu4 hao3 shuo1hard to say; unpleasant to say; can't be sure
445不合法 bu4 he2 fa3illegal
446不合理 bu4 he2 li3unreasonable
447不合群 qúnbu4 he2 qun2unsociable
448不合时宜 不合時宜 shí bu4 he2 shi2 yi2untimely; premature; inopportune; ill-timed; out of fashion; behind the times
449不合体统 不合體統 tǒngbu4 he2 ti3 tong3not according with decorum; scandalous; bad form; unacceptable behavior
450不合作 zuòbu4 he2 zuo4noncooperation
451不很 hěnbu4 hen3not very
452不划算 huá suànbu4 hua2 suan4it isn't worth it; not cost-effective; not profitable; too expensive
453不怀好意 不懷好意 huái hǎo bu4 huai2 hao3 yi4to harbor evil designs; to harbor malicious intentions
454不欢而散 不歡而散 huān ér sànbu4 huan1 er2 san4to part on bad terms; (of a meeting etc) to break up in discord
455不患寡而患不均 huàn guǎ ér huàn jūnbu4 huan4 gua3 er2 huan4 bu4 jun1do not worry about scarcity, but rather about uneven distribution (idiom, from Analects)
456不遑 huángbu4 huang2to have no time to (do sth)
457不遑多让 不遑多讓 huáng duō ràngbu4 huang2 duo1 rang4lit. to have no time for civilities (idiom); fig. not to be outdone; not to yield to one's opponents
458不遑暇食 huáng xiá shíbu4 huang2 xia2 shi2too busy to eat (idiom)
459不惑 huòbu4 huo4without doubt; with full self-confidence; forty years of age
460不获善终 不獲善終 huò shàn zhōngbu4 huo4 shan4 zhong1to be unable to die a natural death (idiom)
461不羁 不羈 bu4 ji1unruly; uninhibited
462不即不离 不即不離 bu4 ji2 bu4 li2to be neither too familiar nor too distant; to keep sb at arm's length
463不疾不徐 bu4 ji2 bu4 xu2neither too fast nor too slow (idiom)
464不及格 bu4 ji2 ge2to fail; to flunk
465不吉利 bu4 ji2 li4ominous
466不及物动词 不及物動詞 dòng bu4 ji2 wu4 dong4 ci2intransitive verb
467不急之务 不急之務 zhī bu4 ji2 zhi1 wu4a matter of no great urgency
468不济 不濟 bu4 ji4to disregard; to take no account of; not good; of no use
469不记名 不記名 míngbu4 ji4 ming2see 无记名
470不记名投票 不記名投票 míng tóu piàobu4 ji4 ming2 tou2 piao4secret ballot
471不计其数 不計其數 shùbu4 ji4 qi2 shu4lit. their number cannot be counted (idiom); fig. countless; innumerable
472不济事 不濟事 shìbu4 ji4 shi4no good; of no use; not of any help
473不济于事 不濟於事 shìbu4 ji4 yu2 shi4to no avail; of no use; no good (idiom)
474不加拘束 jiā shùbu4 jia1 ju1 shu4unrestricted
475不加可否 jiā fǒubu4 jia1 ke3 fou3to refuse to comment (idiom)
476不加理睬 jiā cǎibu4 jia1 li3 cai3without giving due consideration; to ignore; to overlook
477不加牛奶 jiā niú nǎibu4 jia1 niu2 nai3without milk; black (of tea, coffee etc)
478不加区别 不加區別 jiā biébu4 jia1 qu1 bie2indiscriminate
479不加思索 jiā suǒbu4 jia1 si1 suo3see 不假思索
480不加修饰 不加修飾 jiā xiū shìbu4 jia1 xiu1 shi4undecorated; unvarnished; no frills
481不加选择 不加選擇 jiā xuǎn bu4 jia1 xuan3 ze2indiscriminate
482不加掩饰 不加掩飾 jiā yǎn shìbu4 jia1 yan3 shi4undisguised
483不恝于怀 不恝於懷 jiá huáibu4 jia2 yu2 huai2to bear in mind (idiom)
484不假思索 jiǎ suǒbu4 jia3 si1 suo3to act without taking time to think (idiom); to react instantly; to fire from the hip
485不兼容性 jiān róng xìngbu4 jian1 rong2 xing4incompatibility
486不减当年 不減當年 jiǎn dāng niánbu4 jian3 dang1 nian2(of one's skills, appearance etc) not to have deteriorated a bit; to be as (good, vigorous etc) as ever
487不俭则匮 不儉則匱 jiǎn kuìbu4 jian3 ze2 kui4wastage makes one destitute (idiom)
488不见 不見 jiànbu4 jian4not to see; not to meet; to have disappeared; to be missing
489不见不散 不見不散 jiàn sànbu4 jian4 bu4 san4lit. Even if we don't see each other, don't give up and leave (idiom); fig. Be sure to wait!; See you there!
490不见棺材不落泪 不見棺材不落淚 jiàn guān cai luò lèibu4 jian4 guan1 cai5 bu4 luo4 lei4lit. not to shed a tear until one sees the coffin (idiom); fig. refuse to be convinced until one is faced with grim reality
491不见经传 不見經傳 jiàn jīng zhuànbu4 jian4 jing1 zhuan4not found in the classics (idiom); unknown; unfounded; not authoritative
492不见了 不見了 jiàn lebu4 jian4 le5disappear; be missing
493不见天日 不見天日 jiàn tiān bu4 jian4 tian1 ri4all black, no daylight (idiom); a world without justice
494不见兔子不撒鹰 不見兔子不撒鷹 jiàn zi yīngbu4 jian4 tu4 zi5 bu4 sa1 ying1you don't release the hawk until you've seen the hare (idiom); one doesn't act without some incentive
495不见一点踪影 不見一點蹤影 jiàn diǎn zōng yǐngbu4 jian4 yi1 dian3 zong1 ying3no trace to be seen
496不教而诛 不教而誅 jiào ér zhūbu4 jiao4 er2 zhu1to punish without prior warning (idiom)
497不结果 不結果 jié guǒbu4 jie2 guo3fruitless
498不结盟 不結盟 jié méngbu4 jie2 meng2nonalignment
499不结盟运动 不結盟運動 jié méng yùn dòngBu4 Jie2 meng2 Yun4 dong4Non-Aligned Movement (NAM)
500不解风情 不解風情 jiě fēng qíngbu4 jie3 feng1 qing2unromantic; insensitive
501不介意 jiè bu4 jie4 yi4not to take offense; do not mind
502不矜不伐 jīn bu4 jin1 bu4 fa2to neither show arrogance nor sing one's own praise (idiom)
503不今不古 jīn bu4 jin1 bu4 gu3neither modern nor ancient (sarcastic reference to a pedant) (idiom)
504不禁不由 jīn yóubu4 jin1 bu4 you2unable to refrain from; cannot help; involuntarily (idiom)
505不矜不躁 jīn zàobu4 jin1 bu4 zao4to be neither proud nor irascible (idiom)
506不禁愕然 jīn è ránbu4 jin1 e4 ran2can't help being astonished (idiom)
507不禁失笑 jīn shī xiàobu4 jin1 shi1 xiao4cannot refrain from laughing (idiom)
508不矜细行 不矜細行 jīn xíngbu4 jin1 xi4 xing2to pay no attention to small matters (idiom)
509不进不退 不進不退 jìn tuìbu4 jin4 bu4 tui4to neither advance nor retreat (idiom)
510不尽根 不盡根 jìn gēnbu4 jin4 gen1surd (math.)
511不近人情 jìn rén qíngbu4 jin4 ren2 qing2not amenable to reason; unreasonable
512不尽人意 不盡人意 jìn rén bu4 jin4 ren2 yi4to leave much to be desired (idiom)
513不进则退 不進則退 jìn tuìbu4 jin4 ze2 tui4Move forward, or you will fall behind! (idiom)
514不经一番风霜苦,难得腊梅吐清香 不經一番風霜苦,難得臘梅吐清香 jīng fān fēng shuāng , nán méi qīng xiāngbu4 jing1 yi1 fan1 feng1 shuang1 ku3 , nan2 de2 la4 mei2 tu3 qing1 xiang1Without once passing through the winter's cold and wind, where would the sweet spring fragrance come from?
515不经一事 不經一事 jīng shìbu4 jing1 yi1 shi4You can't gain knowledge without practical experience (idiom); wisdom only comes with experience
516不经一事,不长一智 不經一事,不長一智 jīng shì , zhǎng zhìbu4 jing1 yi1 shi4 , bu4 zhang3 yi1 zhi4You can't gain knowledge without practical experience (idiom); wisdom only comes with experience
517不经一事不长一智 不經一事不長一智 jīng shì zhǎng zhìbu4 jing1 yi1 shi4 bu4 zhang3 yi1 zhi4you can't gain knowledge without practice; wisdom comes from experience
518不经意 不經意 jīng bu4 jing1 yi4not paying attention; carelessly; by accident
519不经意间 不經意間 jīng jiānbu4 jing1 yi4 jian1without paying attention; without noticing; unconsciously; inadvertently
520不经之谈 不經之談 jīng zhī tánbu4 jing1 zhi1 tan2absurd statement; cock-and-bull story
521不景气 不景氣 jǐng bu4 jing3 qi4slack; in a slump
522不敬 jìngbu4 jing4disrespect; irreverent; rude; insufficiently respectful (to a superior)
523不胫而走 不脛而走 jìng ér zǒubu4 jing4 er2 zou3to get round fast; to spread like wildfire
524不咎既往 jiù wǎngbu4 jiu4 ji4 wang3not censure sb for his past misdeeds; overlook sb's past mistakes; let bygones be bygones
525不拘 bu4 ju1not stick to; not confine oneself to; whatever
526不拘小节 不拘小節 xiǎo jiébu4 ju1 xiao3 jie2to not bother about trifles (idiom)
527不拘形迹 不拘形跡 xíng bu4 ju1 xing2 ji4to not stick to formalities (idiom)
528不拘形式 xíng shìbu4 ju1 xing2 shi4to not be particular about form; informal (idiom)
529不拘一格 bu4 ju1 yi1 ge2not stick to one pattern
530不局限 xiànbu4 ju2 xian4not confined
531不倦 juànbu4 juan4tireless; untiring; indefatigable
532不觉察 不覺察 jué chábu4 jue2 cha2unaware
533不绝如缕 不絕如縷 jué bu4 jue2 ru2 lu:3hanging by a thread; very precarious; almost extinct; (of sound) linger on faintly
534不绝于耳 不絕於耳 jué ěrbu4 jue2 yu2 er3(of sound) to never stop; to fall incessantly on the ear; to linger on
535不绝于途 不絕於途 jué bu4 jue2 yu2 tu2to come and go in an incessant stream
536不均匀 不均勻 jūn yúnbu4 jun1 yun2inhomogeneous
537不开窍 不開竅 kāi qiàobu4 kai1 qiao4unable to understand; can't get the point
538不堪忍受 kān rěn shòubu4 kan1 ren3 shou4unbearable
539不堪入耳 kān ěrbu4 kan1 ru4 er3intolerable; offensive to the ear (idiom)
540不堪入目 kān bu4 kan1 ru4 mu4unbearable to look at; an eyesore
541不堪设想 不堪設想 kān shè xiǎngbu4 kan1 she4 xiang3too horrible to contemplate; unthinkable; inconceivable
542不堪一击 不堪一擊 kān bu4 kan1 yi1 ji1to be unable to withstand a single blow; to collapse at the first blow
543不堪造就 kān zào jiùbu4 kan1 zao4 jiu4untrainable; unpromising (idiom)
544不刊之论 不刊之論 kān zhī lùnbu4 kan1 zhi1 lun4indisputable statement; unalterable truth
545不亢不卑 kàng bēibu4 kang4 bu4 bei1neither haughty nor humble; neither overbearing nor servile; neither supercilious nor obsequious
546不可避 bu4 ke3 bi4unavoidable
547不可撤销信用证 不可撤銷信用證 chè xiāo xìn yòng zhèngbu4 ke3 che4 xiao1 xin4 yong4 zheng4irrevocable letter of credit
548不可导 不可導 dǎobu4 ke3 dao3not differentiable (function in calculus)
549不可得兼 jiānbu4 ke3 de2 jian1to be unable to have both at one and the same time (idiom)
550不可端倪 duān bu4 ke3 duan1 ni2impossible to get even an outline (idiom); unfathomable; not a clue
551不可多得 duō bu4 ke3 duo1 de2hard to come by; rare
552不可分离 不可分離 fēn bu4 ke3 fen1 li2inseparable
553不可告人 gào rénbu4 ke3 gao4 ren2hidden; kept secret; not to be divulged
554不可估量 liàngbu4 ke3 gu1 liang4inestimable; incalculable; beyond measure
555不可或缺 huò quēbu4 ke3 huo4 que1necessary; must have
556不可解 jiěbu4 ke3 jie3insoluble (i.e. impossible to solve)
557不可救药 不可救藥 jiù yàobu4 ke3 jiu4 yao4incurable; incorrigible; beyond cure; hopeless
558不可开交 不可開交 kāi jiāobu4 ke3 kai1 jiao1to be awfully (busy etc)
559不可抗拒 kàng bu4 ke3 kang4 ju4act of God; force majeure (law); irresistible (idiom)
560不可抗力 kàng bu4 ke3 kang4 li4unpredictable eventuality; unpreventable; unavoidable; impossible to overcome; nothing can be done about it; act of God; force majeure
561不可靠 kàobu4 ke3 kao4unreliable
562不可理喻 bu4 ke3 li3 yu4to be impervious to reason (idiom); unreasonable
563不可枚举 不可枚舉 méi bu4 ke3 mei2 ju3innumerable (idiom)
564不可名状 不可名狀 míng zhuàngbu4 ke3 ming2 zhuang4indescribable; beyond description
565不可磨灭 不可磨滅 mièbu4 ke3 mo2 mie4indelible
566不可能 néngbu4 ke3 neng2impossible; cannot; not able
567不可能的事 néng de shìbu4 ke3 neng2 de5 shi4impossibility
568不可逆 bu4 ke3 ni4irreversible
569不可逆转 不可逆轉 zhuǎnbu4 ke3 ni4 zhuan3irreversible
570不可旁贷 不可旁貸 páng dàibu4 ke3 pang2 dai4cannot shirk the responsibility; to be duty-bound (idiom)
571不可偏废 不可偏廢 piān fèibu4 ke3 pian1 fei4shouldn't one-sidedly dismiss sth. (idiom)
572不可企及 bu4 ke3 qi3 ji2matchless; inimitable; to be unable to attain (idiom)
573不可侵犯 qīn fànbu4 ke3 qin1 fan4inviolable; inviolability
574不可侵犯权 不可侵犯權 qīn fàn quánbu4 ke3 qin1 fan4 quan2inviolability
575不可缺少 quē shǎobu4 ke3 que1 shao3indispensable
576不可胜数 不可勝數 shèng shǔbu4 ke3 sheng4 shu3countless; innumerable
577不可胜言 不可勝言 shèng yánbu4 ke3 sheng4 yan2inexpressible (idiom); beyond description
578不可收拾 shōu shíbu4 ke3 shou1 shi2irremediable; unmanageable; out of hand; hopeless
579不可数 不可數 shǔbu4 ke3 shu3uncountable
580不可数名词 不可數名詞 shǔ míng bu4 ke3 shu3 ming2 ci2uncountable noun (in grammar of European languages)
581不可数集 不可數集 shuò bu4 ke3 shuo4 ji2uncountable set (math.)
582不可通约 不可通約 tōng yuēbu4 ke3 tong1 yue1having no common measure; incommensurable; incommensurate
583不可同日而语 不可同日而語 tóng ér bu4 ke3 tong2 ri4 er2 yu3lit. mustn't speak of two things on the same day (idiom); not to be mentioned in the same breath; incomparable
584不可挽回 wǎn huíbu4 ke3 wan3 hui2irreversible
585不可为训 不可為訓 wéi xùnbu4 ke3 wei2 xun4not to be taken as an example (idiom)
586不可向迩 不可向邇 xiàng ěrbu4 ke3 xiang4 er3to keep at arm's length; to hold off (idiom)
587不可言喻 yán bu4 ke3 yan2 yu4inexpressible (idiom)
588不可言状 不可言狀 yán zhuàngbu4 ke3 yan2 zhuang4beyond description (idiom)
589不可一世 shìbu4 ke3 yi1 shi4to consider oneself unexcelled in the world; to be insufferably arrogant
590不可医治 不可醫治 zhìbu4 ke3 yi1 zhi4incurable (idiom)
591不可以 bu4 ke3 yi3may not
592不可应用 不可應用 yìng yòngbu4 ke3 ying4 yong4inapplicable (idiom)
593不可逾越 yuèbu4 ke3 yu2 yue4impassable; insurmountable; insuperable
594不可再生资源 不可再生資源 zài shēng yuánbu4 ke3 zai4 sheng1 zi1 yuan2nonrenewable resource
595不可知论 不可知論 zhī lùnbu4 ke3 zhi1 lun4agnosticism, the philosophical doctrine that some questions about the universe are in principle unanswerable
596不可置信 zhì xìnbu4 ke3 zhi4 xin4unbelievable; incredible
597不可终日 不可終日 zhōng bu4 ke3 zhong1 ri4to be unable to carry on even for a single day; to be in a desperate situation
598不可阻挡 不可阻擋 dǎngbu4 ke3 zu3 dang3irresistible (idiom)
599不可阻遏 èbu4 ke3 zu3 e4unstoppable (idiom)
600不克 bu4 ke4cannot; to not be able (to); to be unable to
601不空成就佛 kōng chéng jiù Bu4 kong1 cheng2 jiu4 fo2Amoghasiddhi Buddha
602不匮 不匱 kuìbu4 kui4to be worthy of; to deserve to be called; to prove oneself to be; endlessly; without ceasing
603不愧不怍 kuì zuòbu4 kui4 bu4 zuo4no shame, no subterfuge (idiom); just and honorable; upright and above board
604不愧下学 不愧下學 kuì xià xuébu4 kui4 xia4 xue2not ashamed to learn from subordinates (idiom)
605不扩散核武器条约 不擴散核武器條約 kuò sàn tiáo yuēBu4 Kuo4 san4 He2 wu3 qi4 Tiao2 yue1Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
606不拉叽 不拉嘰 bu4 la1 ji1(dialect) extremely; (nasty, stupid etc) as can be
607不拉人屎 rén shǐbu4 la1 ren2 shi3to do inhuman acts (slang) (idiom)
608不来梅 不來梅 lái méiBu4 lai2 mei2Bremen (city in Germany); Bremen (city)
609不来梅港 不來梅港 lái méi gǎngBu4 lai2 mei2 gang3Bremerhaven, German port
610不赖 不賴 làibu4 lai4(coll.) not bad; good; fine
611不稂不莠 láng yǒubu4 lang2 bu4 you3useless; worthless; good-for-nothing
612不劳而获 不勞而獲 láo ér huòbu4 lao2 er2 huo4to reap without sowing (idiom)
613不劳无获 不勞無獲 láo huòbu4 lao2 wu2 huo4no pain, no gain (idiom)
614不离不弃 不離不棄 bu4 li2 bu4 qi4to stand by (sb) (idiom); steadfast loyalty
615不离儿 不離兒 rbu4 li2 r5not bad; pretty good; pretty close
616不理不睬 cǎibu4 li3 bu4 cai3to completely ignore (idiom); to pay no attention to; not to be in the least concerned about
617不理想 xiǎngbu4 li3 xiang3not ideal
618不连续 不連續 lián bu4 lian2 xu4discontinuous; discrete
619不连续面 不連續面 lián miànbu4 lian2 xu4 mian4surface of discontinuity
620不良倾向 不良傾向 liáng qīng xiàngbu4 liang2 qing1 xiang4harmful trend
621不了解 不瞭解 liǎo jiěbu4 liao3 jie3does not understand; not realizing
622不了了之 liǎo liǎo zhību4 liao3 liao3 zhi1to settle a matter by leaving it unsettled; to end up with nothing definite
623不列颠 不列顛 liè diānBu4 lie4 dian1Britain; British; Great Britain
624不列颠保卫战 不列顛保衛戰 liè diān bǎo wèi zhànBu4 lie4 dian1 Bao3 wei4 zhan4see 不列颠战役 )
625不列颠哥伦比亚 不列顛哥倫比亞 liè diān lún Bu4 lie4 dian1 Ge1 lun2 bi3 ya4British Columbia, Pacific province of Canada
626不列颠哥伦比亚省 不列顛哥倫比亞省 liè diān lún shěngBu4 lie4 dian1 Ge1 lun2 bi3 ya4 sheng3British Columbia, Pacific province of Canada
627不列颠战役 不列顛戰役 liè diān zhàn Bu4 lie4 dian1 Zhan4 yi4Battle of Britain (Jul-Oct 1940)
628不列颠诸岛 不列顛諸島 liè diān zhū dǎoBu4 lie4 dian1 Zhu1 dao3British Isles
629不吝 lìnbu4 lin4not to stint; to be generous (with praise etc); to be prepared to (pay a fee, give of one's time etc)
630不吝珠玉 lìn zhū bu4 lin4 zhu1 yu4lit. do not begrudge gems of wisdom (idiom, humble expr.); fig. Please give me your frank opinion.; Your criticism will be most valuable.
631不灵 不靈 língbu4 ling2not work; be ineffective
632不令人鼓舞 lìng rén bu4 ling4 ren2 gu3 wu3discouraging; disheartening
633不露圭角 guī jiǎobu4 lu4 gui1 jiao3to not show off one's knowledge (idiom)
634不露口风 不露口風 kǒu fēngbu4 lu4 kou3 feng1to not breathe a word about sth. (idiom)
635不露声色 不露聲色 shēng bu4 lu4 sheng1 se4not show one's feeling or intentions
636不露形迹 不露形跡 xíng bu4 lu4 xing2 ji4to betray nothing in one's expression and movements (idiom)
637不伦 不倫 lúnbu4 lun2(of a relationship) improper (adulterous, incestuous, teacher-student etc); unseemly
638不伦不类 不倫不類 lún lèibu4 lun2 bu4 lei4out of place; inappropriate; incongruous
639不落痕迹 不落痕跡 luò hén bu4 luo4 hen2 ji4to leave no trace; seamless; professional
640不落窠臼 luò jiùbu4 luo4 ke1 jiu4not follow the beaten track; have an original style
641不落俗套 luò tàobu4 luo4 su2 tao4to conform to no conventional pattern; unconventional; offbeat
642不落言筌 luò yán quánbu4 luo4 yan2 quan2to grasp a passage without clinging to a too-literal interpretation (idiom)
643不买账 不買賬 mǎi zhàngbu4 mai3 zhang4not to acknowledge sb as senior or superior; not to believe sth; don't buy it (slang)
644不满意 不滿意 mǎn bu4 man3 yi4dissatisfied
645不忙 mángbu4 mang2there's no hurry; take one's time
646不毛 máobu4 mao2barren
647不毛之地 máo zhī bu4 mao2 zhi1 di4barren land; desert
648不眠不休 mián xiūbu4 mian2 bu4 xiu1without stopping to sleep or have a rest (idiom)
649不免一死 miǎn bu4 mian3 yi1 si3cannot avoid being killed; cannot escape death; to be mortal
650不明白 míng báibu4 ming2 bai2fails to realize (intuitively) what is going on
651不明不白 míng báibu4 ming2 bu4 bai2obscure; dubious; shady
652不明飞行物 不明飛行物 míng fēi xíng bu4 ming2 fei1 xing2 wu4unidentified flying object (UFO)
653不明就里 不明就裡 míng jiù bu4 ming2 jiu4 li3not to understand the situation; unaware of the ins and outs
654不明觉厉 不明覺厲 míng jué bu4 ming2 jue2 li4although I don't understand it, it seems pretty awesome (Internet slang)
655不明确 不明確 míng quèbu4 ming2 que4indefinite; unclear
656不明事理 míng shì bu4 ming2 shi4 li3not understanding things (idiom); devoid of sense
657不名数 不名數 míng shùbu4 ming2 shu4abstract number
658不名一钱 不名一錢 míng qiánbu4 ming2 yi1 qian2to be penniless
659不名一文 míng wénbu4 ming2 yi1 wen2without a penny to one's name; penniless; stony-broke
660不名誉 不名譽 míng bu4 ming2 yu4disreputable; disgraceful
661不名誉事物 不名譽事物 míng shì bu4 ming2 yu4 shi4 wu4dishonor
662不明真相 míng zhēn xiàngbu4 ming2 zhen1 xiang4to be unaware of the truth (idiom)
663不摸头 不摸頭 tóubu4 mo1 tou2not acquainted with the situation; not up on things
664不谋而合 不謀而合 móu ér bu4 mou2 er2 he2to agree without prior consultation; to happen to hold the same view
665不谋其政 不謀其政 móu zhèngbu4 mou2 qi2 zheng4to be unwilling to comment on sth. (which is not one's own concern) (idiom)
666不睦 bu4 mu4to not get along well; to be at odds
667不耐受 nài shòubu4 nai4 shou4intolerance (for lactose, gluten or other foods)
668不男不女 nán bu4 nan2 bu4 nu:3to look neither like a woman nor a man (idiom)
669不能抵抗 néng kàngbu4 neng2 di3 kang4irresistible
670不能自拔 néng bu4 neng2 zi4 ba2to be unable to extricate oneself (idiom)
671不能自已 néng bu4 neng2 zi4 yi3unable to control oneself; to be beside oneself
672不念旧恶 不念舊惡 niàn jiù èbu4 nian4 jiu4 e4do not recall old grievances (idiom, from Analects); forgive and forget
673不佞 nìngbu4 ning4without eloquence; untalented; I, me (humble)
674不宁唯是 不寧唯是 nìng wéi shìbu4 ning4 wei2 shi4not only so; moreover (idiom)
675不怕不识货,就怕货比货 不怕不識貨,就怕貨比貨 shí huò , jiù huò huòbu4 pa4 bu4 shi2 huo4 , jiu4 pa4 huo4 bi3 huo4lit. don't worry about not knowing goods, but about comparing them (proverb); fig. goods' (or person's) true value can only be determined through comparison
676不怕不识货,只怕货比货 不怕不識貨,只怕貨比貨 shí huò , zhǐ huò huòbu4 pa4 bu4 shi2 huo4 , zhi3 pa4 huo4 bi3 huo4lit. don't worry about not knowing goods, but about comparing them (proverb); fig. goods' (or person's) true value can only be determined through comparison
677不怕官,只怕管 guān , zhǐ guǎnbu4 pa4 guan1 , zhi3 pa4 guan3lit. it is not an official to be feared, but a person in direct control over sb (proverb); fig. to be obliged to comply with people in authority
678不怕慢,就怕站 màn , jiù zhànbu4 pa4 man4 , jiu4 pa4 zhan4it's better to make slow progress than no progress at all (proverb)
679不怕神一样的对手,就怕猪一样的队友 不怕神一樣的對手,就怕豬一樣的隊友 shén yàng de duì shǒu , jiù zhū yàng de duì yǒubu4 pa4 shen2 yi1 yang4 de5 dui4 shou3 , jiu4 pa4 zhu1 yi1 yang4 de5 dui4 you3a boneheaded teammate can do you more harm than the most formidable opponent (idiom)
680不怕一万,就怕万一 不怕一萬,就怕萬一 wàn , jiù wàn bu4 pa4 yi1 wan4 , jiu4 pa4 wan4 yi1better to be safe than sorry (proverb); to be prepared just in case
681不偏不倚 piān bu4 pian1 bu4 yi3even-handed; impartial; unbiased; exact; just
682不偏极 不偏極 piān bu4 pian1 ji2unpolarized (light)
683不偏斜 piān xiébu4 pian1 xie2not leaning to one side; impartial; even-handed
684不平常 píng chángbu4 ping2 chang2remarkable; remarkably; unusual
685不平等 píng děngbu4 ping2 deng3inequality; unfairness
686不平等条约 不平等條約 píng děng tiáo yuēbu4 ping2 deng3 tiao2 yue1unequal treaty
687不平凡 píng fánbu4 ping2 fan2marvelous; marvelously
688不平衡 píng héngbu4 ping2 heng2disequilibrium
689不平则鸣 不平則鳴 píng míngbu4 ping2 ze2 ming2where there is injustice, there will be an outcry; man will cry out against injustice
690不平之鸣 不平之鳴 píng zhī míngbu4 ping2 zhi1 ming2cries of indignation or revolt
691不破不立 bu4 po4 bu4 li4without destruction there can be no construction
692不期 bu4 qi1unexpectedly; to one's surprise
693不期而遇 ér bu4 qi1 er2 yu4meet by chance; have a chance encounter
694不期然而然 rán ér ránbu4 qi1 ran2 er2 ran2happen unexpectedly; turn out contrary to one's expectations
695不起眼 yǎnbu4 qi3 yan3unremarkable; nothing out of the ordinary
696不起眼儿 不起眼兒 yǎn rbu4 qi3 yan3 r5erhua variant of 不起眼
697不巧 qiǎobu4 qiao3too bad; unfortunately; as luck would have it
698不切合实际 不切合實際 qiè shí bu4 qie4 he2 shi2 ji4impractical; not conforming to reality
699不切实际 不切實際 qiè shí bu4 qie4 shi2 ji4unrealistic; impractical
700不清不浊 不清不濁 qīng zhuóbu4 qing1 bu4 zhuo2to be half voiced (language)
701不清楚 qīng chubu4 qing1 chu5unclear; not understood; currently unknown
702不轻饶 不輕饒 qīng ráobu4 qing1 rao2not to forgive easily; not to let off; (You, He) won't get away with it!
703不情愿 不情願 qíng yuànbu4 qing2 yuan4unwilling
704不情之请 不情之請 qíng zhī qǐngbu4 qing2 zhi1 qing3my presumptuous request (humble expr.); if I may be so bold to ask a favor
705不请自来 不請自來 qǐng láibu4 qing3 zi4 lai2to turn up without being invited; unsolicited
706不穷 不窮 qióngbu4 qiong2endless; boundless; inexhaustible
707不求进取 不求進取 qiú jìn bu4 qiu2 jin4 qu3to not strive to make progress (idiom)
708不求人 qiú rénbu4 qiu2 ren2backscratcher (made from bamboo etc)
709不求甚解 qiú shèn jiěbu4 qiu2 shen4 jie3lit. not requiring a detailed understanding (idiom); only looking for an overview; not bothered with the details; superficial; content with shallow understanding
710不求收获 不求收獲 qiú shōu huòbu4 qiu2 shou1 huo4not expecting any reward; not asking for favors
711不求有功,但求无过 不求有功,但求無過 qiú yǒu gōng , dàn qiú guòbu4 qiu2 you3 gong1 , dan4 qiu2 wu2 guo4lit. not aiming to achieve the best possible result, but rather trying to avoid making mistakes (idiom); fig. to take a risk-averse approach
712不屈 bu4 qu1unyielding; unbending
713不屈不挠 不屈不撓 náobu4 qu1 bu4 nao2unyielding; indomitable
714不区分大小写 不區分大小寫 fēn xiǎo xiěbu4 qu1 fen1 da4 xiao3 xie3case insensitive; not distinguishing capitals from lowercase letters
715不去理 bu4 qu4 li3not to pay attention to; to leave sth as it is; to ignore
716不确定 不確定 què dìngbu4 que4 ding4uncertain; uncertainty
717不确定性原理 不確定性原理 què dìng xìng yuán bu4 que4 ding4 xing4 yuan2 li3Heisenberg's uncertainty principle (1927)
718不确实 不確實 què shíbu4 que4 shi2untrue
719不然的话 不然的話 rán de huàbu4 ran2 de5 hua4otherwise
720不让须眉 不讓鬚眉 ràng méibu4 rang4 xu1 mei2(idiom) to compare favorably with men in terms of ability, bravery etc; to be a match for men; lit. not conceding to men (beard and eyebrows)
721不仁 rénbu4 ren2not benevolent; heartless; numb
722不人道 rén dàobu4 ren2 dao4inhuman
723不忍释卷 不忍釋卷 rěn shì juànbu4 ren3 shi4 juan4cannot bear to put down (the book) (idiom)
724不认账 不認賬 rèn zhàngbu4 ren4 zhang4not to own up; not to admit a fault
725不日 bu4 ri4within the next few days; in a few days time
726不容变通 不容變通 róng biàn tōngbu4 rong2 bian4 tong1to be inflexible; to allow no adaptation (idiom)
727不容分说 不容分說 róng fēn shuōbu4 rong2 fen1 shuo1to allow no explanation (idiom)
728不容易 róng bu4 rong2 yi4not easy
729不容异己 不容異己 róng bu4 rong2 yi4 ji3to be intolerant (idiom)
730不容置辩 不容置辯 róng zhì biànbu4 rong2 zhi4 bian4peremptory; not to be denied; not brooking argument
731不容置疑 róng zhì bu4 rong2 zhi4 yi2unquestionable
732不如归去 不如歸去 guī bu4 ru2 gui1 qu4It's better to quit. (connoting frustration, disappointment, etc.) (idiom)
733不如人意 rén bu4 ru2 ren2 yi4leaving much to be desired; unsatisfactory; undesirable
734不入公门 不入公門 gōng ménbu4 ru4 gong1 men2to not get involved in official matters (idiom)
735不入虎穴,焉得虎子 xué , yān bu4 ru4 hu3 xue2 , yan1 de2 hu3 zi3How do you catch the tiger cub without entering the tiger's lair? (idiom); Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
736不入虎穴焉得虎子 xué yān bu4 ru4 hu3 xue2 yan1 de2 hu3 zi3how can you catch tiger cubs without entering the tiger's lair; nothing venture; nothing to gain or have
737不入时宜 不入時宜 shí bu4 ru4 shi2 yi2untimely; premature; inopportune; ill-timed; out of fashion; behind the times
738不若 ruòbu4 ruo4not as good as; not equal to; inferior
739不三不四 sān bu4 san1 bu4 si4dubious; shady; neither one thing nor the other; neither fish nor fowl; nondescript
740不杀不辱 不殺不辱 shā bu4 sha1 bu4 ru3to neither kill nor humiliate (idiom)
741不擅辞令 不擅辭令 shàn lìngbu4 shan4 ci2 ling4to lack facility in polite speech (idiom)
742不伤脾胃 不傷脾胃 shāng wèibu4 shang1 pi2 wei4lit. doesn't hurt the spleen or the stomach; fig. something that is not critical
743不上不下 shàng xiàbu4 shang4 bu4 xia4in suspense; so-so; inappropriate (idiom)
744不舍 不捨 shěbu4 she3reluctant to part with (sth or sb); unwilling to let go of
745不舍昼夜 不捨晝夜 shě zhòu bu4 she3 zhou4 ye4regardless of day and night; to work day and night (idiom)
746不甚了了 shèn liǎo liǎobu4 shen4 liao3 liao3to not quite understand sth. (idiom)
747不生不死 shēng bu4 sheng1 bu4 si3No life, no death.; half alive (idiom)
748不胜今昔 不勝今昔 shèng jīn bu4 sheng4 jin1 xi1to sigh at the vicissitudes of human life (idiom)
749不胜酒力 不勝酒力 shèng jiǔ bu4 sheng4 jiu3 li4to drink more (alcohol) than one can handle (idiom)
750不胜枚举 不勝枚舉 shèng méi bu4 sheng4 mei2 ju3too numerous to mention individually or one by one
751不胜其烦 不勝其煩 shèng fánbu4 sheng4 qi2 fan2to be pestered beyond endurance
752不胜其苦 不勝其苦 shèng bu4 sheng4 qi2 ku3unable to bear the pain (idiom)
753不胜其扰 不勝其擾 shèng rǎobu4 sheng4 qi2 rao3unable to put up with (sth) any longer
754不胜其任 不勝其任 shèng rènbu4 sheng4 qi2 ren4to be not capable enough to take on heavy responsibilities (idiom)
755不失时机 不失時機 shī shí bu4 shi1 shi2 ji1to seize the opportune moment; to lose no time
756不失为 不失為 shī wéibu4 shi1 wei2can still be considered (to be...); may after all be accepted as
757不识大体 不識大體 shí bu4 shi2 da4 ti3to fail to see the larger issue (idiom); to fail to grasp the big picture
758不识高低 不識高低 shí gāo bu4 shi2 gao1 di1can't recognize tall or short (idiom); doesn't know what's what
759不识好歹 不識好歹 shí hǎo dǎibu4 shi2 hao3 dai3unable to tell good from bad (idiom); undiscriminating
760不食人间烟火 不食人間煙火 shí rén jiān yān huǒbu4 shi2 ren2 jian1 yan1 huo3lit. not eating the food of common mortals; fig. placing oneself above the common populace
761不识时变 不識時變 shí shí biànbu4 shi2 shi2 bian4to show no understanding of the times (idiom); cannot adapt to current circumstances; not amenable to reason
762不识时务 不識時務 shí shí bu4 shi2 shi2 wu4to show no understanding of the times (idiom); cannot adapt to current circumstances; not amenable to reason
763不识抬举 不識抬舉 shí tái bu4 shi2 tai2 ju3fail to appreciate sb's kindness; not know how to appreciate favors
764不识泰山 不識泰山 shí tài shānbu4 shi2 Tai4 Shan1can't recognize Mt Taishan (idiom); fig. not to recognize a famous person
765不识一丁 不識一丁 shí dīngbu4 shi2 yi1 ding1total illiterate; unable to read the simplest characters
766不时之需 不時之需 shí zhī bu4 shi2 zhi1 xu1a possible period of want or need
767不识字 不識字 shí bu4 shi2 zi4illiterate
768不是吃素的 shì chī debu4 shi4 chi1 su4 de5not to be trifled with; to be reckoned with
769不适当 不適當 shì dàngbu4 shi4 dang4inadequate; unfit
770不是东西 不是東西 shì dōng xibu4 shi4 dong1 xi5(derog.) to be a good-for-nothing; worthless nobody; no-good
771不时合 不時合 shì bu4 shi4 he2unsuitable; unsuitable
772不是话 不是話 shì huàbu4 shi4 hua4see 不像话
773不识庐山真面目 不識廬山真面目 shì shān zhēn miàn bu4 shi4 Lu2 shan1 zhen1 mian4 mu4lit. not to know the true face of Lushan Mountain; fig. can't see the forest for the trees
774不是吗 不是嗎 shì mabu4 shi4 ma5isn't that so?
775不事生产 不事生產 shì shēng chǎnbu4 shi4 sheng1 chan3not to do anything productive; to idle away one's time
776不是玩儿的 不是玩兒的 shì wán r debu4 shi4 wan2 r5 de5It's no joke.
777不是味儿 不是味兒 shì wèi rbu4 shi4 wei4 r5not the right flavor; not quite right; a bit off; fishy; queer; amiss; feel bad; be upset
778不是一家人不进一家门 不是一家人不進一家門 shì jiā rén jìn jiā ménbu4 shi4 yi1 jia1 ren2 bu4 jin4 yi1 jia1 men2people who don't belong together, don't get to live together (idiom); marriages are predestined; people marry because they share common traits
779不适用 不適用 shì yòngbu4 shi4 yong4not applicable; NA
780不是冤家不聚头 不是冤家不聚頭 shì yuān jiā tóubu4 shi4 yuan1 jia1 bu4 ju4 tou2destiny will make enemies meet (idiom); (often said about lovers who have a disagreement)
781不事张扬 不事張揚 shì zhāng yángbu4 shi4 zhang1 yang2quietly; without ostentation
782不是滋味 shì wèibu4 shi4 zi1 wei4to be upset; to feel disgusted
783不熟 shóubu4 shou2see 不熟 |不熟 [bu4 shu2]
784不首先使用 shǒu xiān shǐ yòngbu4 shou3 xian1 shi3 yong4no first use (policy for nuclear weapons); NFU
785不受管束 shòu guǎn shùbu4 shou4 guan3 shu4to refuse to accept discipline; out of control
786不受欢迎 不受歡迎 shòu huān yíngbu4 shou4 huan1 ying2unwelcome
787不受伤 不受傷 shòu shāngbu4 shou4 shang1unharmed; not injured
788不舒服 shū fubu4 shu1 fu5unwell; feeling ill; to feel uncomfortable; uneasy
789不舒适 不舒適 shū shìbu4 shu1 shi4uncomfortable
790不衰 shuāibu4 shuai1unfailing; never weakening; enduring; unstoppable
791不爽 shuǎngbu4 shuang3not well; out of sorts; in a bad mood; without discrepancy; accurate
792不爽累黍 shuǎng lěi shǔbu4 shuang3 lei3 shu3perfectly accurate (idiom)
793不顺 不順 shùnbu4 shun4unfavorable; adverse
794不说自明 不說自明 shuō míngbu4 shuo1 zi4 ming2self-explanatory; self-evident (idiom)
795不死不休 xiūbu4 si3 bu4 xiu1to fight to one's last gasp
796不死心 xīnbu4 si3 xin1unwilling to give up; unresigned
797不送 sòngbu4 song4don't bother to see me out
798不送气 不送氣 sòng bu4 song4 qi4unaspirated
799不俗 bu4 su2impressive; out of the ordinary
800不速 bu4 su4uninvited (guest); unexpected (appearance); unwanted presence
801不速而至 ér zhìbu4 su4 er2 zhi4to arrive without invitation; unexpected guest; unwanted presence
802不速之客 zhī bu4 su4 zhi1 ke4uninvited or unexpected guest
803不算话 不算話 suàn huàbu4 suan4 hua4not keep to one's word
804不随大流 不隨大流 suí liúbu4 sui2 da4 liu2not following the crowd; to go against the tide
805不随意 不隨意 suí bu4 sui2 yi4unconscious; involuntary
806不随意肌 不隨意肌 suí bu4 sui2 yi4 ji1involuntary muscle
807不遂 suìbu4 sui4to fail; to fail to materialize; not to get one's way
808不碎玻璃 suì libu4 sui4 bo1 li5shatterproof or safety glass
809不太好 tài hǎobu4 tai4 hao3not so good; not too well
810不太明白 tài míng baibu4 tai4 ming2 bai5(question is) not completely clear; I don't get it
811不特 bu4 te4not only
812不特如此 bu4 te4 ru2 ci3not only that (idiom)
813不题 不題 bu4 ti2we will not elaborate on that (used as pluralis auctoris)
814不提也罢 不提也罷 bu4 ti2 ye3 ba4best not to mention it; drop it; never mind; let's not talk about it
815不体面 不體面 miànbu4 ti3 mian4to not appear to be decent or respectful; shameful
816不调和 不調和 tiáo bu4 tiao2 he2discord
817不听老人言,吃亏在眼前 不聽老人言,吃虧在眼前 tīng lǎo rén yán , chī kuī zài yǎn qiánbu4 ting1 lao3 ren2 yan2 , chi1 kui1 zai4 yan3 qian2(idiom) ignore your elders at your peril
818不听命 不聽命 tīng mìngbu4 ting1 ming4to disobey
819不同凡响 不同凡響 tóng fán xiǎngbu4 tong2 fan2 xiang3lit. not a common chord (idiom); outstanding; brilliant; out of the common run
820不同意 tóng bu4 tong2 yi4disagree
821不痛不痒 不痛不癢 tòng yǎngbu4 tong4 bu4 yang3lit. doesn't hurt, doesn't tickle (idiom); sth is wrong, but not quite sure what; fig. not getting to any matter of substance; scratching the surface; superficial; perfunctory
822不投俗好 tóu hàobu4 tou2 su2 hao4to not cater to popular or vulgar tastes (idiom)
823不透明 tòu míngbu4 tou4 ming2opaque
824不透气 不透氣 tòu bu4 tou4 qi4airtight
825不透水 tòu shuǐbu4 tou4 shui3waterproof; watertight; impermeable
826不吐不快 kuàibu4 tu3 bu4 kuai4to have to pour out what's on one's mind (idiom)
827不吐气 不吐氣 bu4 tu3 qi4unaspirated
828不妥 tuǒbu4 tuo3not proper; inappropriate
829不妥协 不妥協 tuǒ xiébu4 tuo3 xie2uncompromising
830不外乎 wài bu4 wai4 hu1nothing else but
831不外露 wài bu4 wai4 lu4not exposed; concealed from view
832不完美 wán měibu4 wan2 mei3defective; imperfect
833不完全归纳推理 不完全歸納推理 wán quán guī tuī bu4 wan2 quan2 gui1 na4 tui1 li3inference by incomplete induction
834不完全叶 不完全葉 wán quán bu4 wan2 quan2 ye4incomplete leaf
835不完全中立 wán quán zhōng bu4 wan2 quan2 zhong1 li4imperfect neutrality
836不完善 wán shànbu4 wan2 shan4imperfect
837不枉 wǎngbu4 wang3not in vain
838不忘久德 wàng jiǔ bu4 wang4 jiu3 de2to not forget an old kindness (idiom)
839不惟 wéibu4 wei2not only
840不为酒困 不為酒困 wéi jiǔ kùnbu4 wei2 jiu3 kun4not a slave to the bottle; able to enjoy alcohol in moderation; able to hold one's drink
841不违农时 不違農時 wéi nóng shíbu4 wei2 nong2 shi2not miss the farming season; do farm work in the right season
842不为人知 不為人知 wéi rén zhību4 wei2 ren2 zhi1not known to anyone; secret; unknown
843不为所动 不為所動 wéi suǒ dòngbu4 wei2 suo3 dong4to remain unmoved
844不为已甚 不為已甚 wéi shènbu4 wei2 yi3 shen4refrain from going to extremes in meting out punishment; not be too hard on subject
845不韪 不韙 wěibu4 wei3fault; error
846不畏 wèibu4 wei4cannot be deemed; unexpectedly; unafraid; to defy
847不畏强暴 不畏強暴 wèi qiáng bàobu4 wei4 qiang2 bao4not to submit to force (idiom); to defy threats and violence
848不畏强权 不畏強權 wèi qiáng quánbu4 wei4 qiang2 quan2not to submit to force (idiom); to defy threats and violence
849不为左右袒 不為左右袒 wèi zuǒ yòu tǎnbu4 wei4 zuo3 you4 tan3to remain neutral in a quarrel (idiom)
850不闻不问 不聞不問 wén wènbu4 wen2 bu4 wen4not to hear, not to question (idiom); to show no interest in sth; uncritical; not in the least concerned
851不文不武 wén bu4 wen2 bu4 wu3incompetent (idiom)
852不闻春秋 不聞春秋 wén chūn qiūbu4 wen2 chun1 qiu1to concentrate on one's own business without noticing the changes of seasons (idiom)
853不稳 不穩 wěnbu4 wen3unstable; unsteady
854不稳定 不穩定 wěn dìngbu4 wen3 ding4unstable
855不稳定气流 不穩定氣流 wěn dìng liúbu4 wen3 ding4 qi4 liu2turbulent
856不稳平衡 不穩平衡 wěn píng héngbu4 wen3 ping2 heng2unstable equilibrium
857不稳性 不穩性 wěn xìngbu4 wen3 xing4instability
858不问好歹 不問好歹 wèn hǎo dǎibu4 wen4 hao3 dai3no matter what may happen (idiom)
859不问就听不到假话 不問就聽不到假話 wèn jiù tīng dào jiǎ huàbu4 wen4 jiu4 ting1 bu4 dao4 jia3 hua4Don't ask and you won't be told any lies. (idiom)
860不问青红皂白 不問青紅皂白 wèn qīng hóng zào báibu4 wen4 qing1 hong2 zao4 bai2not distinguishing red-green or black-white (idiom); not to distinguish between right and wrong
861不无可疑 不無可疑 bu4 wu2 ke3 yi2not above suspicion (idiom)
862不无小补 不無小補 xiǎo bu4 wu2 xiao3 bu3not be without some advantage; be of some help
863不务空名 不務空名 kōng míngbu4 wu4 kong1 ming2to not seek empty fame (idiom)
864不务正业 不務正業 zhèng bu4 wu4 zheng4 ye4not to engage in honest work; to ignore one's proper occupation; not to attend to one's proper duties
865不惜工本 gōng běnbu4 xi1 gong1 ben3to spare no expense (idiom)
866不惜血本 xuè běnbu4 xi1 xue4 ben3to spare no effort; to devote all one's energies
867不惜一战 不惜一戰 zhànbu4 xi1 yi1 zhan4to be ready to go to war
868不暇 xiábu4 xia2to have no time (for sth); to be too busy (to do sth)
869不暇顾及 不暇顧及 xiá bu4 xia2 gu4 ji2to have no time to worry about sth. (idiom)
870不下于 xià bu4 xia4 yu2as many as; no less than; not inferior to; as good as; on a par with
871不先不后 不先不後 xiān hòubu4 xian1 bu4 hou4just at the right time (idiom)
872不嫌词费 不嫌詞費 xián fèibu4 xian2 ci2 fei4to dwell on; to talk at length (idiom)
873不显山不露水 不顯山不露水 xiǎn shān shuǐbu4 xian3 shan1 bu4 lu4 shui3lit. to not show the mountain and to not reveal the water (idiom); fig. to hide the key facts
874不相符 xiāng bu4 xiang1 fu2not in harmony
875不相干 xiāng gānbu4 xiang1 gan1to be irrelevant; to have nothing to do with
876不相容 xiāng róngbu4 xiang1 rong2incompatible
877不相容原理 xiāng róng yuán bu4 xiang1 rong2 yuan2 li3(Pauli) exclusion principle (physics)
878不相上下 xiāng shàng xiàbu4 xiang1 shang4 xia4equally matched; about the same
879不相闻问 不相聞問 xiāng wén wènbu4 xiang1 wen2 wen4to not be on speaking terms (idiom)
880不祥 xiángbu4 xiang2not in detail; not quite clear; ominous; inauspicious
881不祥之兆 xiáng zhī zhàobu4 xiang2 zhi1 zhao4bad omen
882不像话 不像話 xiàng huàbu4 xiang4 hua4unreasonable; shocking; outrageous; also written 不像话 ; unreasonable; shocking; outrageous
883不像样 不像樣 xiàng yàngbu4 xiang4 yang4in no shape to be seen; unpresentable; beyond recognition
884不消 xiāobu4 xiao1to not need; needless (to say)
885不孝 xiàobu4 xiao4(literary) unlike one's parents; degenerate; unworthy; unfilial
886不孝有三 xiào yǒu sānbu4 xiao4 you3 san1There are three major offenses against filial piety. (idiom)
887不孝有三,无后为大 不孝有三,無後為大 xiào yǒu sān , hòu wéi bu4 xiao4 you3 san1 , wu2 hou4 wei2 da4There are three ways to be unfilial; having no sons is the worst. (citation from Mencius 孟子 )
888不协调 不協調 xié tiáobu4 xie2 tiao2uncoordinated; disharmony
889不屑 xièbu4 xie4don't mention it; not at all; untiring; unremitting; indefatigable; to disdain to do sth; to think sth not worth doing; to feel it beneath one's dignity
890不懈怠 xiè dàibu4 xie4 dai4untiring; without slacking
891不屑一顾 不屑一顧 xiè bu4 xie4 yi1 gu4to disdain as beneath contempt (idiom)
892不新鲜 不新鮮 xīn xiānbu4 xin1 xian1stale
893不信任 xìn rènbu4 xin4 ren4mistrust
894不信任案 xìn rèn ànbu4 xin4 ren4 an4no-confidence motion
895不信任动议 不信任動議 xìn rèn dòng bu4 xin4 ren4 dong4 yi4motion of no confidence (against the government, in parliamentary debates)
896不信任投票 xìn rèn tóu piàobu4 xin4 ren4 tou2 piao4vote of no-confidence
897不信用 xìn yòngbu4 xin4 yong4distrust
898不兴 不興 xīngbu4 xing1out of fashion; outmoded; impermissible; can't
899不行了 xíng lebu4 xing2 le5(coll.) on the point of death; dying
900不省人事 xǐng rén shìbu4 xing3 ren2 shi4to lose consciousness; unconscious; in a coma
901不幸的是 xìng de shìbu4 xing4 de5 shi4unfortunately
902不幸受害 xìng shòu hàibu4 xing4 shou4 hai4the unfortunate injured (party); a victim
903不幸言中 xìng yán zhòngbu4 xing4 yan2 zhong4to turn out just as one predicted or feared
904不幸之事 xìng zhī shìbu4 xing4 zhi1 shi4mishap
905不幸之幸 xìng zhī xìngbu4 xing4 zhi1 xing4a fortune in misfortune; a positive in the negative
906不休 xiūbu4 xiu1endlessly; ceaselessly
907不修边幅 不修邊幅 xiū biān bu4 xiu1 bian1 fu2not care about one's appearance (idiom); slovenly in dress and manner
908不朽的 xiǔ debu4 xiu3 de5immortal
909不锈钢 不銹鋼 xiù gāngbu4 xiu4 gang1stainless steel; stainless steel
910不锈铁 不鏽鐵 xiù tiěbu4 xiu4 tie3stainless iron
911不虚此行 不虛此行 xíngbu4 xu1 ci3 xing2the trip has not been made in vain; the trip has been well worthwhile; it's been a worthwhile trip
912不需要 yàobu4 xu1 yao4unnecessary; not required
913不恤 bu4 xu4not to worry; not to show concern
914不恤人言 rén yánbu4 xu4 ren2 yan2not to worry about the gossip (idiom); to do the right thing regardless of what others say
915不宣而战 不宣而戰 xuān ér zhànbu4 xuan1 er2 zhan4open hostilities without declaring war; start an undeclared war
916不学而能 不學而能 xué ér néngbu4 xue2 er2 neng2to do a thing easily and naturally (idiom)
917不学无术 不學無術 xué shùbu4 xue2 wu2 shu4without learning or skills (idiom); ignorant and incompetent
918不学有术 不學有術 xué yǒu shùbu4 xue2 you3 shu4not learned but skilled in getting favors from superior (derogatory) (idiom)
919不寻常 不尋常 xún chángbu4 xun2 chang2unusual; curious; somewhat extraordinary
920不逊 不遜 xùnbu4 xun4rude; impertinent
921不雅 bu4 ya3graceless; vulgar; indecent
922不雅观 不雅觀 guānbu4 ya3 guan1offensive to the eye; unbecoming; unsightly; ungainly
923不亚 不亞 bu4 ya4no less than; not inferior to
924不亚于 不亞於 bu4 ya4 yu2no less than; not inferior to
925不言不语 不言不語 yán bu4 yan2 bu4 yu3to not say a word (idiom); to keep silent
926不言而喻 yán ér bu4 yan2 er2 yu4it goes without saying; it is self-evident
927不言自明 yán míngbu4 yan2 zi4 ming2self-evident; needing no explanation (idiom)
928不厌 不厭 yànbu4 yan4not to tire of; not to object to
929不厌其烦 不厭其煩 yàn fánbu4 yan4 qi2 fan2not to mind taking all the trouble (idiom); to take great pains; to be very patient
930不厌其详 不厭其詳 yàn xiángbu4 yan4 qi2 xiang2to dwell on at great length (idiom)
931不要奥运,要人权 不要奧運,要人權 yào Ào yùn , yào rén quánbu4 yao4 Ao4 yun4 , yao4 ren2 quan2We want human rights, not the Olympics (dissident slogan)
932不要见外 不要見外 yào jiàn wàibu4 yao4 jian4 wai4Don't act like a stranger; make yourself at home (idiom)
933不要脸 不要臉 yào liǎnbu4 yao4 lian3to have no sense of shame; shameless
934不要在一棵树上吊死 不要在一棵樹上吊死 yào zài shù shàng diào bu4 yao4 zai4 yi1 ke1 shu4 shang4 diao4 si3don't insist on only taking one road to Rome (idiom); there's more than one way to skin a cat
935不依不饶 不依不饒 ráobu4 yi1 bu4 rao2not to overlook, nor spare (idiom); unwilling to forgive; to treat severely without listening to excuses
936不一而足 ér bu4 yi1 er2 zu2by no means an isolated case; numerous
937不一样 不一樣 yàngbu4 yi1 yang4different; distinctive; unlike
938不一致时 不一致時 zhì shíbu4 yi1 zhi4 shi2when not in agreement (idiom)
939不一致字 zhì bu4 yi1 zhi4 zi4inconsistent phonogram(s)
940不遗余力 不遺餘力 bu4 yi2 yu2 li4to spare no pains or effort (idiom); to do one's utmost
941不以词害志 不以詞害誌 hài zhìbu4 yi3 ci2 hai4 zhi4don't let rhetoric spoil the message (idiom); don't get carried away with flowery speech to the detriment of what you want to say; don't let rhetoric spoil the message (idiom); don't get carried away with flowery speech to the detriment of what you want to say
942不以规矩,不能成方圆 不以規矩,不能成方圓 guī ju , néng chéng fāng yuánbu4 yi3 gui1 ju5 , bu4 neng2 cheng2 fang1 yuan2without rules, nothing can be done (idiom, from Mencius); one must follow some rules
943不以人废言 不以人廢言 rén fèi yánbu4 yi3 ren2 fei4 yan2not to reject a word because of the speaker (idiom, from Analects); to judge on the merits of the case rather than preference between advisers
944不以为耻 不以為恥 wéi chǐbu4 yi3 wei2 chi3to not be ashamed of (idiom)
945不以为伍 不以為伍 wéi bu4 yi3 wei2 wu3to refuse to associate with sb. (idiom)
946不以为意 不以為意 wéi bu4 yi3 wei2 yi4not to mind; unconcerned
947不以物喜,不以己悲 , bēibu4 yi3 wu4 xi3 , bu4 yi3 ji3 bei1not to become attached to material things, not to pity oneself
948不意 bu4 yi4injustice; not easy to do sth; difficult; unchanging; unexpectedly; unawareness; unpreparedness
949不翼而飞 不翼而飛 ér fēibu4 yi4 er2 fei1to disappear without trace; to vanish all of a sudden; to spread fast; to spread like wildfire
950不亦乐乎 不亦樂乎 bu4 yi4 le4 hu1lit. isn't that a joy? (quote from Confucius); fig. (jocularly) extremely; awfully
951不意味着 不意味著 wèi zhebu4 yi4 wei4 zhe5does not mean that; that is not to say that
952不义之财 不義之財 zhī cáibu4 yi4 zhi1 cai2ill-gotten wealth or gains
953不易之论 不易之論 zhī lùnbu4 yi4 zhi1 lun4perfectly sound proposition; unalterable truth; irrefutable argument
954不应期 不應期 yìng bu4 ying4 qi1refractory period (physiology)
955不用客气 不用客氣 yòng qibu4 yong4 ke4 qi5you're welcome; don't mention it; no need to stand on ceremony
956不用谢 不用謝 yòng xièbu4 yong4 xie4You're welcome; Don't mention it
957不用找 yòng zhǎobu4 yong4 zhao3"keep the change" (restaurant expression)
958不由得 yóu debu4 you2 de5can't help; cannot but
959不由分说 不由分說 yóu fēn shuōbu4 you2 fen1 shuo1to allow no explanation
960不愉快 kuàibu4 yu2 kuai4disagreeable; unpleasant
961不予理会 不予理會 huìbu4 yu3 li3 hui4to ignore; to brush off; to dismiss; to pay no attention to
962不予评论 不予評論 píng lùnbu4 yu3 ping2 lun4No comment!
963不育 bu4 yu4to be infertile; to have no offspring
964不育年龄 不育年齡 nián língbu4 yu4 nian2 ling2age of sterility
965不育性 xìngbu4 yu4 xing4sterility
966不育症 zhèngbu4 yu4 zheng4sterility; barrenness
967不圆通 不圓通 yuán tōngbu4 yuan2 tong1inflexible; unaccommodating
968不远千里 不遠千里 yuǎn qiān bu4 yuan3 qian1 li3make light of traveling a thousand li; go to the trouble of traveling a long distance
969不悦 不悅 yuèbu4 yue4displeased; annoyed
970不越雷池 yuè léi chíbu4 yue4 Lei2 chi2not overstepping the prescribed limits; to remain within bounds
971不孕 yùnbu4 yun4infertility
972不孕症 yùn zhèngbu4 yun4 zheng4female infertility
973不咋地 debu4 za3 de5(dialect) not that great; not up to much; nothing special; (dialect) not that great; not up to much; nothing special
974不在此限 zài xiànbu4 zai4 ci3 xian4not subject to the limits or restrictions (idiom)
975不在话下 不在話下 zài huà xiàbu4 zai4 hua4 xia4to be nothing difficult; to be a cinch
976不在了 zài lebu4 zai4 le5to be dead; to have passed away
977不在其位不谋其政 不在其位不謀其政 zài wèi mòu zhèngbu4 zai4 qi2 wei4 bu4 mou4 qi2 zheng4don't meddle in affairs that are not part of your position (Confucius)
978不在意 zài bu4 zai4 yi4to pay no attention to; not to mind
979不在状态 不在狀態 zài zhuàng tàibu4 zai4 zhuang4 tai4to be out of form; not to be oneself
980不赞成 不贊成 zàn chéngbu4 zan4 cheng2disapproval; to disapprove
981不赞一词 不贊一詞 zàn bu4 zan4 yi1 ci2to keep silent; to make no comment
982不择手段 不擇手段 shǒu duànbu4 ze2 shou3 duan4by fair means or foul; by hook or by crook; unscrupulously
983不怎么 不怎麼 zěn mebu4 zen3 me5not very; not particularly
984不怎么样 不怎麼樣 zěn me yàngbu4 zen3 me5 yang4not up to much; very indifferent; nothing great about it; nothing good to be said about it
985不沾锅 不沾鍋 zhān guōbu4 zhan1 guo1non-stick pan; non-stick pan (Tw)
986不斩不奏 不斬不奏 zhǎn zòubu4 zhan3 bu4 zou4to neither take care of sth. oneself nor report it to a superior (idiom)
987不战不和 不戰不和 zhàn bu4 zhan4 bu4 he2neither war nor peace
988不战而退 不戰而退 zhàn ér tuìbu4 zhan4 er2 tui4to retreat without fighting (idiom)
989不战而降 不戰而降 zhàn ér xiángbu4 zhan4 er2 xiang2to surrender without fighting (idiom)
990不长进 不長進 zhǎng jìnbu4 zhang3 jin4not improving; backward; below par
991不长眼睛 不長眼睛 zhǎng yǎn jingbu4 zhang3 yan3 jing5see 没长眼睛
992不着 不著 zháobu4 zhao2no need; need not
993不折不扣 zhé kòubu4 zhe2 bu4 kou4a hundred percent; to the letter; out-and-out
994不振 zhènbu4 zhen4lacking in vitality; depressed (market, spirits etc)
995不争 不爭 zhēngbu4 zheng1widely known; incontestable; undeniable; to not strive for; to not contend for
996不蒸馒头争口气 不蒸饅頭爭口氣 zhēng mán tou zhēng kǒu bu4 zheng1 man2 tou5 zheng1 kou3 qi4not to be crushed (idiom); to be determined to have one's revenge
997不争气 不爭氣 zhēng bu4 zheng1 qi4to be disappointing; to fail to live up to expectations
998不正常 zhèng chángbu4 zheng4 chang2abnormal
999不正常状况 不正常狀況 zhèng cháng zhuàng kuàngbu4 zheng4 chang2 zhuang4 kuang4abnormal state
1000不正当 不正當 zhèng dàngbu4 zheng4 dang4dishonest; unfair; improper
1001不正当关系 不正當關係 zhèng dàng guān bu4 zheng4 dang4 guan1 xi4improper relation; adulterous relation
1002不正当竞争 不正當競爭 zhèng dàng jìng zhēngbu4 zheng4 dang4 jing4 zheng1unfair competition; illicit competition
1003不正确 不正確 zhèng quèbu4 zheng4 que4incorrect; erroneous
1004不支 zhību4 zhi1not to know; unaware; unknowingly; fig. not to admit (defeat, hardships, tiredness etc); to be unable to endure
1005不知出于何种原因 不知出於何種原因 zhī chū zhǒng yuán yīnbu4 zhi1 chu1 yu2 he2 zhong3 yuan2 yin1for whatever reason
1006不知道 zhī dàobu4 zhi1 dao4to not know
1007不知丁董 zhī dīng dǒngbu4 zhi1 Ding1 Dong3forgetting the fate of Ding and Dong (idiom); unheeding the lessons of the past
1008不知凡几 不知凡幾 zhī fán bu4 zhi1 fan2 ji3one can't tell how many; numerous similar cases
1009不知甘苦 zhī gān bu4 zhi1 gan1 ku3to not know how difficult it is to make a living (idiom)
1010不知好歹 zhī hǎo dǎibu4 zhi1 hao3 dai3unable to differentiate good from bad (idiom); not to know what's good for one; unable to recognize others' good intentions
1011不知何故 zhī bu4 zhi1 he2 gu4somehow
1012不知进退 不知進退 zhī jìn tuìbu4 zhi1 jin4 tui4not knowing when to come or leave (idiom); with no sense of propriety
1013不知就里 不知就裡 zhī jiù bu4 zhi1 jiu4 li3unaware of the inner workings; naive; unwitting
1014不知利害 zhī hàibu4 zhi1 li4 hai4see 不知好歹
1015不知廉耻 不知廉恥 zhī lián chǐbu4 zhi1 lian2 chi3shameless (idiom)
1016不知疲倦 zhī juànbu4 zhi1 pi2 juan4untiring; not recognizing tiredness
1017不知轻重 不知輕重 zhī qīng zhòngbu4 zhi1 qing1 zhong4lit. not knowing what's important (idiom); no appreciation of the gravity of things; naive; doesn't know who's who; no sense of priorities
1018不知去向 zhī xiàngbu4 zhi1 qu4 xiang4whereabouts unknown; gone missing
1019不知死活 zhī huóbu4 zhi1 si3 huo2to act recklessly (idiom)
1020不知所措 zhī suǒ cuòbu4 zhi1 suo3 cuo4not knowing what to do (idiom); at one's wits' end; embarrassed and at a complete loss
1021不知所以 zhī suǒ bu4 zhi1 suo3 yi3to not know the reason; to not know what to do
1022不知所云 zhī suǒ yúnbu4 zhi1 suo3 yun2to not know what sb is driving at; to be unintelligible
1023不知所之 zhī suǒ zhību4 zhi1 suo3 zhi1whereabouts unknown
1024不知天高地厚 zhī tiān gāo hòubu4 zhi1 tian1 gao1 di4 hou4not to know the immensity of heaven and earth; an exaggerated opinion of one's own abilities
1025不知痛痒 不知痛癢 zhī tòng yǎngbu4 zhi1 tong4 yang3numb; unfeeling; indifferent; inconsequential
1026不知羞耻 不知羞恥 zhī xiū chǐbu4 zhi1 xiu1 chi3to have no sense of shame; brazen
1027不知者不罪 zhī zhě zuìbu4 zhi1 zhe3 bu4 zui4One who does not know is not guilty; If one does not know any better, one cannot be held responsible
1028不知自爱 不知自愛 zhī àibu4 zhi1 zi4 ai4to act without self-respect (idiom)
1029不知自量 zhī liàngbu4 zhi1 zi4 liang4to do sth. beyond one's ability (idiom)
1030不值 zhíbu4 zhi2not worth
1031不值得 zhí debu4 zhi2 de5unworthy
1032不值钱 不值錢 zhí qiánbu4 zhi2 qian2of little value
1033不值一驳 不值一駁 zhí bu4 zhi2 yi1 bo2to not be worth refuting (idiom)
1034不值一文 zhí wénbu4 zhi2 yi1 wen2worthless (idiom); no use whatsoever
1035不值一笑 zhí xiàobu4 zhi2 yi1 xiao4extremely ridiculous (idiom)
1036不止一次 zhǐ bu4 zhi3 yi1 ci4many times; on more than one occasion
1037不智 zhìbu4 zhi4not in such a way as to; not likely to; to die of illness or injury despite receiving medical help; unwise
1038不忮不求 zhì qiúbu4 zhi4 bu4 qiu2generous and undemanding (idiom)
1039不治而愈 不治而癒 zhì ér bu4 zhi4 er2 yu4to recover spontaneously (from an illness); to get better without medical treatment
1040不置可否 zhì fǒubu4 zhi4 ke3 fou3decline to comment; not express an opinion; be noncommittal; hedge
1041不置一词 不置一詞 zhì bu4 zhi4 yi1 ci2to not speak a single word (idiom)
1042不治之症 zhì zhī zhèngbu4 zhi4 zhi1 zheng4incurable disease
1043不中不西 zhōng bu4 zhong1 bu4 xi1neither Chinese nor Western (idiom)
1044不终天年 不終天年 zhōng tiān niánbu4 zhong1 tian1 nian2to die before one's allotted lifespan has run its course (idiom)
1045不重视 不重視 zhòng shìbu4 zhong4 shi4indifference
1046不重要 zhòng yàobu4 zhong4 yao4unimportant
1047不中意 zhòng bu4 zhong4 yi4not to one's liking
1048不中用 zhòng yòngbu4 zhong4 yong4unfit for anything; no good; useless
1049不周 zhōubu4 zhou1not satisfactory; thoughtless; inconsiderate
1050不周山 zhōu shānBu4 zhou1 Shan1Buzhou Mountain, a mountain from Chinese legend
1051不周延 zhōu yánbu4 zhou1 yan2undistributed
1052不主故常 zhǔ chángbu4 zhu3 gu4 chang2not to stick to the old conventions
1053不撞南墙不回头 不撞南牆不回頭 zhuàng nán qiáng huí tóubu4 zhuang4 nan2 qiang2 bu4 hui2 tou2to stubbornly insist on one's own ideas (idiom)
1054不准确 不準確 zhǔn quèbu4 zhun3 que4imprecise
1055不准许 不准許 zhǔn bu4 zhun3 xu3forbidden; not allowed
1056不着边际 不著邊際 zhuó biān bu4 zhuo2 bian1 ji4not to the point; wide of the mark; neither here nor there; irrelevant
1057不着痕迹 不著痕跡 zhuó hén bu4 zhuo2 hen2 ji4to leave no trace; seamlessly; unobtrusively
1058不着陆飞行 不著陸飛行 zhuó fēi xíngbu4 zhuo2 lu4 fei1 xing2nonstop flight
1059不赀 不貲 bu4 zi1immeasurable; incalculable
1060不自量 liàngbu4 zi4 liang4not take a proper measure of oneself; to overrate one's own abilities
1061不自量力 liàng bu4 zi4 liang4 li4to overestimate one's capabilities
1062不自然 ránbu4 zi4 ran2unnatural; artificial
1063不自由,毋宁死 不自由,毋寧死 yóu , nìng bu4 zi4 you2 , wu2 ning4 si3give me liberty or give me death
1064不自在 zaibu4 zi4 zai5uneasiness; feel uncomfortable
1065不足齿数 不足齒數 chǐ shùbu4 zu2 chi3 shu4not worth mentioning; not worth considering
1066不足道 dàobu4 zu2 dao4inconsiderable; of no consequence; not worth mentioning
1067不足的地方 de fangbu4 zu2 de5 di4 fang5defect; disadvantage; drawback; unsatisfactory point
1068不足挂齿 不足掛齒 guà chǐbu4 zu2 gua4 chi3not worth mentioning (idiom)
1069不足介意 jiè bu4 zu2 jie4 yi4not worth a thought; Don't mention it. (idiom)
1070不足为病 不足為病 wéi bìngbu4 zu2 wei2 bing4cannot count as a fault (idiom)
1071不足为道 不足為道 wéi dàobu4 zu2 wei2 dao4to be not worth mentioning
1072不足为怪 不足為怪 wéi guàibu4 zu2 wei2 guai4not at all surprising (idiom)
1073不足为虑 不足為慮 wéi bu4 zu2 wei2 lu:4to give no cause for anxiety; nothing to worry about
1074不足为凭 不足為憑 wéi píngbu4 zu2 wei2 ping2inadmissible as evidence (idiom)
1075不足为奇 不足為奇 wéi bu4 zu2 wei2 qi2not at all surprising (idiom)
1076不足为外人道 不足為外人道 wéi wài rén dàobu4 zu2 wei2 wai4 ren2 dao4no use to tell others; let's keep this between ourselves (idiom)
1077不足为训 不足為訓 wéi xùnbu4 zu2 wei2 xun4not to be taken as an example; not an example to be followed; not to be taken as authoritative
1078不足一道 dàobu4 zu2 yi1 dao4not worth mentioning (idiom)
1079不足月 yuèbu4 zu2 yue4premature (birth, child)
1080不醉不归 不醉不歸 zuì guību4 zui4 bu4 gui1to not go home until drunk (idiom); let's make a night of it!
1081不做亏心事,不怕鬼敲门 不做虧心事,不怕鬼敲門 zuò kuī xīn shì , guǐ qiāo ménbu4 zuo4 kui1 xin1 shi4 , bu4 pa4 gui3 qiao1 men2He who never wrongs others does not fear the knock in the night.; Rest with a clear conscience.
1082不做声 不做聲 zuò shēngbu4 zuo4 sheng1keep silent; not say a word
1083不作死就不会死 不作死就不會死 zuò jiù huì bu4 zuo4 si3 jiu4 bu4 hui4 si3serves you right for doing sth so stupid (Internet slang)
1084不作为 不作為 zuò wéibu4 zuo4 wei2nonfeasance; omission (law)
1085才不 cái cai2 bu4by no means; definitely not; as if!; yeah right!
1086财不露白 財不露白 cái lòu báicai2 bu4 lou4 bai2to not expose one's wealth (idiom)
1087财不露眼 財不露眼 cái lòu yǎncai2 bu4 lou4 yan3to not expose one's wealth (idiom)
1088残缺不全 殘缺不全 cán quē quáncan2 que1 bu4 quan2incomplete and fragmentary (idiom)
1089惨不忍睹 慘不忍睹 cǎn rěn can3 bu4 ren3 du3spectacle too horrible to endure (idiom); tragic sight; appalling scenes of devastation
1090惨不忍闻 慘不忍聞 cǎn rěn wéncan3 bu4 ren3 wen2too horrible to endure (idiom); tragic spectacle; appalling scenes of devastation
1091惨不忍言 慘不忍言 cǎn rěn yáncan3 bu4 ren3 yan2to be too deplorable to describe (idiom)
1092惨遭不幸 慘遭不幸 cǎn zāo xìngcan3 zao1 bu4 xing4to meet with disaster; to die tragically
1093苍蝇不叮无缝蛋 蒼蠅不叮無縫蛋 cāng ying dīng fèng dàncang1 ying5 bu4 ding1 wu2 feng4 dan4lit. flies do not attack an intact egg (idiom); fig. no smoke without a fire
1094曹不兴 曹不興 cáo xīngCao2 Bu4 xing1Cao Buxing or Ts'ao Pu-hsing (active c. 210-250), famous semilegendary painter, one of the Four Great Painters of the Six Dynasties 六朝四大家
1095参差不齐 參差不齊 cēn cen1 ci1 bu4 qi2unevenly matched (idiom); scraggly; jagged
1096层出不穷 層出不窮 céng chū qióngceng2 chu1 bu4 qiong2more and more emerge; innumerable succession; breeding like flies (idiom)
1097曾经沧海难为水,除却巫山不是云 曾經滄海難為水,除卻巫山不是雲 céng jīng cāng hǎi nán wéi shuǐ , chú què shān shì yúnceng2 jing1 cang1 hai3 nan2 wei2 shui3 , chu2 que4 Wu1 Shan1 bu4 shi4 yun2there are no rivers to one who has crossed the ocean, and no clouds to one who has passed Mount Wu (idiom); one who has seen the world doesn't stop at small things
1098茶饭不进 茶飯不進 chá fàn jìncha2 fan4 bu4 jin4nothing passes one's lips (idiom)
1099茶饭不思 茶飯不思 chá fàn cha2 fan4 bu4 si1no thought for tea or rice (idiom); melancholic and suffering; to have no appetite
1100差不离 差不離 chà cha4 bu4 li2not much different; similar; ordinary; nearly
1101差不离儿 差不離兒 chà rcha4 bu4 li2 r5erhua variant of 差不离
1102潺潺不息 chán chán chan2 chan2 bu4 xi1to murmur; to babble (idiom)
1103缠夹不清 纏夾不清 chán jiā qīngchan2 jia1 bu4 qing1to muddle things together (idiom); to bother sb with annoying muddle-headed talk
1104缠绵不已 纏綿不已 chán mián chan2 mian2 bu4 yi3to cling without letting go; to pester without end; to cling lovingly to each other
1105颤抖不已 顫抖不已 chàn dǒu chan4 dou3 bu4 yi3to shake like a leaf (idiom)
1106常备不懈 常備不懈 cháng bèi xièchang2 bei4 bu4 xie4always on alert (idiom)
1107长流水,不断线 長流水,不斷線 cháng liú shuǐ , duàn xiànchang2 liu2 shui3 , bu4 duan4 xian4continuous and patient effort (idiom)
1108长眠不醒 長眠不醒 cháng mián xǐngchang2 mian2 bu4 xing3to sleep eternally never to wake up; to die
1109长生不老 長生不老 cháng shēng lǎochang2 sheng1 bu4 lao3immortality
1110长生不死 長生不死 cháng shēng chang2 sheng1 bu4 si3immortality
1111长痛不如短痛 長痛不如短痛 cháng tòng duǎn tòngchang2 tong4 bu4 ru2 duan3 tong4better to just get the pain over with, rather than prolong the agony
1112怅怅不乐 悵悵不樂 chàng chàng chang4 chang4 bu4 le4to be disconsolate, gloomy, or heavy-hearted (idiom)
1113吵闹不休 吵鬧不休 chǎo nào xiūchao3 nao4 bu4 xiu1to kick up a big fuss (idiom)
1114彻夜不眠 徹夜不眠 chè miánche4 ye4 bu4 mian2to be sleepless all night
1115沉不住气 沉不住氣 chén zhù chen2 bu4 zhu4 qi4to lose one's cool; to get impatient; unable to remain calm
1116沉迷不悟 chén chen2 mi2 bu4 wu4to refuse to come to one's senses (idiom)
1117成骨不全症 chéng quán zhèngcheng2 gu3 bu4 quan2 zheng4osteogenesis imperfecta (OI); brittle bone disease
1118乘其不备 乘其不備 chéng bèicheng2 qi2 bu4 bei4to catch sb. unprepared (idiom)
1119乘人不备 乘人不備 chéng rén bèicheng2 ren2 bu4 bei4to take advantage of sb in an unguarded moment (idiom); to take sb by surprise
1120成事不说 成事不說 chéng shì shuōcheng2 shi4 bu4 shuo1to let bygones be bygones (idiom)
1121成事不足,败事有余 成事不足,敗事有餘 chéng shì , bài shì yǒu cheng2 shi4 bu4 zu2 , bai4 shi4 you3 yu2unable to accomplish anything but liable to spoil everything (idiom); unable to do anything right; never make, but always mar
1122吃不到葡萄说葡萄酸 吃不到葡萄說葡萄酸 chī dào tao shuō tao suānchi1 bu4 dao4 pu2 tao5 shuo1 pu2 tao5 suan1sour grapes (set expr. based on Aesop); lit. to say grapes are sour when you can't eat them
1123吃不准 吃不準 chī zhǔnchi1 bu4 zhun3to be unsure about a matter; to be uncertain; to be unable to make sense of sth
1124吃力不讨好 吃力不討好 chī tǎo hǎochi1 li4 bu4 tao3 hao3arduous and thankless task (idiom); strenuous and unrewarding
1125吃粮不管事 吃糧不管事 chī liáng guǎn shìchi1 liang2 bu4 guan3 shi4to eat without working (idiom); to take one's pay and not care about the rest
1126吃人不吐骨头 吃人不吐骨頭 chī rén tóuchi1 ren2 bu4 tu3 gu3 tou2ruthless; vicious and greedy
1127吃软不吃硬 吃軟不吃硬 chī ruǎn chī yìngchi1 ruan3 bu4 chi1 ying4lit. eats soft food, but refuses hard food (idiom); amenable to coaxing but not coercion
1128吃水不忘掘井人 chī shuǐ wàng jué jǐng rénchi1 shui3 bu4 wang4 jue2 jing3 ren2Drinking the water of a well, one should never forget who dug it. (idiom)
1129吃水不忘挖井人 chī shuǐ wàng jǐng rénchi1 shui3 bu4 wang4 wa1 jing3 ren2see 吃水不忘掘井人
1130吃硬不吃软 吃硬不吃軟 chī yìng chī ruǎnchi1 ying4 bu4 chi1 ruan3susceptible to force but not persuasion
1131持不同政见 持不同政見 chí tóng zhèng jiànchi2 bu4 tong2 zheng4 jian4(politically) dissenting; dissident
1132持不同政见者 持不同政見者 chí tóng zhèng jiàn zhěchi2 bu4 tong2 zheng4 jian4 zhe3(political) dissident
1133迟迟不进 遲遲不進 chí chí jìnchi2 chi2 bu4 jin4to be reluctant to advance (idiom)
1134充耳不闻 充耳不聞 chōng ěr wénchong1 er3 bu4 wen2to block one's ears and not listen (idiom); to turn a deaf ear
1135踌躇不决 躊躇不決 chóu chú juéchou2 chu2 bu4 jue2to hesitate; indecisive
1136愁眉不展 chóu méi zhǎnchou2 mei2 bu4 zhan3with a worried frown
1137丑陋不堪 醜陋不堪 chǒu lòu kānchou3 lou4 bu4 kan1to be a perfect fright (idiom)
1138臭不可闻 臭不可聞 chòu wénchou4 bu4 ke3 wen2unbearable stink; fig. notorious
1139出门不换 出門不換 chū mén huànchu1 men2 bu4 huan4no returns (idiom)
1140出其不意 chū chu1 qi2 bu4 yi4to do sth when least expected (idiom); to catch sb off guard
1141出其不意,攻其不备 出其不意,攻其不備 chū , gōng bèichu1 qi2 bu4 yi4 , gong1 qi2 bu4 bei4to catch an enemy off guard with a surprise attack (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War" 孙子兵法 )
1142出其不意攻其不备 出其不意攻其不備 chū gōng bèichu1 qi2 bu4 yi4 gong1 qi2 bu4 bei4catch an enemy off guard with a surprise attack (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War" 孙子兵法 )
1143初生牛犊不怕虎 初生牛犢不怕虎 chū shēng niú chu1 sheng1 niu2 du2 bu4 pa4 hu3lit. newborn calves do not fear tigers (idiom); fig. the young are fearless
1144初生之犊不怕虎 初生之犢不怕虎 chū shēng zhī chu1 sheng1 zhi1 du2 bu4 pa4 hu3see 初生之犊不畏虎
1145初生之犊不畏虎 初生之犢不畏虎 chū shēng zhī wèi chu1 sheng1 zhi1 du2 bu4 wei4 hu3lit. a new-born calf has no fear of the tiger (idiom); fig. the fearlessness of youth
1146出言不逊 出言不遜 chū yán xùnchu1 yan2 bu4 xun4to speak rudely
1147出淤泥而不染 chū ér rǎnchu1 yu1 ni2 er2 bu4 ran3lit. to grow out of the mud unsullied (idiom); fig. to be principled and incorruptible
1148除不尽 除不盡 chú jìnchu2 bu4 jin4indivisible (math)
1149处变不惊 處變不驚 chǔ biàn jīngchu3 bian4 bu4 jing1to remain calm in the face of events (idiom)
1150川流不息 chuān liú chuan1 liu2 bu4 xi1the stream flows without stopping (idiom); unending flow
1151垂名不朽 chuí míng xiǔchui2 ming2 bu4 xiu3to leave a name never to be forgotten (idiom)
1152淳粹不杂 淳粹不雜 chún cuì chun2 cui4 bu4 za2pure and unmixed (idiom)
1153词不达意 詞不達意 ci2 bu4 da2 yi4words do not convey the meaning; poorly expressed; senseless; inarticulate
1154此路不通 tōngci3 lu4 bu4 tong1this road is blocked; fig. This method does not work.; Doing this is no good.
1155刺刺不休 xiūci4 ci4 bu4 xiu1to talk incessantly; to chatter on and on
1156匆匆不及 cōng cōng cong1 cong1 bu4 ji2to be too much in a hurry to do sth. (idiom)
1157从来不 從來不 cóng lái cong2 lai2 bu4never
1158从容不迫 從容不迫 cóng róng cong2 rong2 bu4 po4calm; unruffled
1159粗鲁不文 粗魯不文 wéncu1 lu3 bu4 wen2crude and ill-educated (idiom)
1160猝不及防 fángcu4 bu4 ji2 fang2to be caught off guard; without warning
1161脆而不坚 脆而不堅 cuì ér jiāncui4 er2 bu4 jian1brittle and without solidity (idiom)
1162翠而不染 cuì ér rǎncui4 er2 bu4 ran3pure and unadulterated (idiom)
1163粹而不杂 粹而不雜 cuì ér cui4 er2 bu4 za2pure and unadulterated (idiom)
1164存而不论 存而不論 cún ér lùncun2 er2 bu4 lun4to leave a question open (idiom)
1165存心不良 cún xīn liángcun2 xin1 bu4 liang2to harbor evil designs (idiom)
1166寸步不离 寸步不離 cùn cun4 bu4 bu4 li2to follow sb closely (idiom); to keep close to
1167寸步不让 寸步不讓 cùn ràngcun4 bu4 bu4 rang4(idiom) not to yield an inch
1168寸草不如 cùn cǎo cun4 cao3 bu4 ru2to be not worth a straw (idiom)
1169寸草不生 cùn cǎo shēngcun4 cao3 bu4 sheng1lit. not even a blade of grass grows (idiom); fig. barren
1170寸尺不存 cùn chǐ cúncun4 chi3 bu4 cun2Nothing was saved. (idiom)
1171错落不齐 錯落不齊 cuò luò cuo4 luo4 bu4 qi2disorderly and uneven (idiom); irregular and disorderly
1172措手不及 cuò shǒu cuo4 shou3 bu4 ji2no time to deal with it (idiom); caught unprepared
1173达不到 達不到 dàoda2 bu4 dao4cannot achieve; cannot reach
1174打抱不平 bào píngda3 bao4 bu4 ping2to come to the aid of sb suffering an injustice; to fight for justice; also written 抱打不平
1175打蛇不死 shé da3 she2 bu4 si3beat the snake to death or it will cause endless calamity (idiom); nip the problem in the bud
1176打蛇不死,后患无穷 打蛇不死,後患無窮 shé , hòu huàn qióngda3 she2 bu4 si3 , hou4 huan4 wu2 qiong2if you beat the snake without killing it, endless evils will ensue (idiom)
1177大不里士 shìDa4 bu4 li3 shi4Tabriz city in northwest Iran, capital of Iranian East Azerbaijan
1178大不了 liǎoda4 bu4 liao3at worst; if worst comes to worst; serious; alarming
1179大不列颠 大不列顛 liè diānDa4 Bu4 lie4 dian1Great Britain
1180大不韪 大不韙 wěida4 bu4 wei3great error; heinous crime
1181大不相同 xiāng tóngda4 bu4 xiang1 tong2not at all the same; substantially different
1182大大不然 ránda4 da4 bu4 ran2it is quite another story (idiom)
1183大惑不解 huò jiěda4 huo4 bu4 jie3to be at a loss (idiom)
1184大可不必 da4 ke3 bu4 bi4need not; unnecessary
1185大难不死 大難不死 nàn da4 nan4 bu4 si3to just escape from calamity
1186大难不死,必有后福 大難不死,必有後福 nàn , yǒu hòu da4 nan4 bu4 si3 , bi4 you3 hou4 fu2one is bound for good fortune after surviving a great disaster (proverb)
1187大逆不道 dàoda4 ni4 bu4 dao4disgraceful (of behavior that is unfilial, rebellious or otherwise in grave breach of the norms of society)
1188大人不记小人过 大人不記小人過 rén xiǎo rén guòda4 ren2 bu4 ji4 xiao3 ren2 guo4a person of great moral stature does not remember the offenses committed by one of low moral stature
1189大为不然 大為不然 wéi ránda4 wei2 bu4 ran2to greatly disapprove (idiom)
1190大言不惭 大言不慚 yán cánda4 yan2 bu4 can2to boast shamelessly; to talk big
1191单丝不成线,独木不成林 單絲不成線,獨木不成林 dān chéng xiàn , chéng líndan1 si1 bu4 cheng2 xian4 , du2 mu4 bu4 cheng2 lin2one strand does not make a thread, one tree does not make a forest (idiom)
1192旦不保夕 dàn bǎo dan4 bu4 bao3 xi1to be in imminent danger (idiom)
1193当仁不让 當仁不讓 dāng rén ràngdang1 ren2 bu4 rang4to be unwilling to pass on one's responsibilities to others
1194党政不分 黨政不分 dǎng zhèng fēndang3 zheng4 bu4 fen1to erase distinctions between the party and the government (idiom)
1195刀不磨要生锈,人不学要落后 刀不磨要生銹,人不學要落後 dāo yào shēng xiù , rén xué yào luò hòudao1 bu4 mo2 yao4 sheng1 xiu4 , ren2 bu4 xue2 yao4 luo4 hou4a blade will get rusty if it is not sharpened; a man will fall behind if he doesn't study (idiom)
1196刀枪不入 刀槍不入 dāo qiāng dao1 qiang1 bu4 ru4lit. impervious to sword or spear (idiom); fig. invulnerable; untouchable; thick-skinned; impervious to criticism
1197叨絮不休 dāo xiūdao1 xu4 bu4 xiu1to talk endlessly (idiom)
1198道不拾遗 道不拾遺 dào shí dao4 bu4 shi2 yi2lit. no one picks up lost articles in the street (idiom); fig. honesty prevails throughout society
1199道不同不相为谋 道不同不相為謀 dào tóng xiāng wéi móudao4 bu4 tong2 bu4 xiang1 wei2 mou2lit. persons who walk different paths cannot make plans together; to go separate ways (idiom)
1200到不行 dào xíngdao4 bu4 xing2extremely; incredibly
1201道长不短 道長不短 dào cháng duǎndao4 chang2 bu4 duan3neither too long nor too short (idiom)
1202得不偿失 得不償失 cháng shīde2 bu4 chang2 shi1the gains do not make up for the losses (idiom)
1203得不到 dàode2 bu4 dao4cannot get; cannot obtain
1204等不及 děng deng3 bu4 ji2can't wait
1205等周不等式 děng zhōu děng shìdeng3 zhou1 bu4 deng3 shi4the isoperimetric inequality
1206滴酒不沾 jiǔ zhāndi1 jiu3 bu4 zhan1never to touch a drop of alcohol
1207滴水不羼 shuǐ chàndi1 shui3 bu4 chan4not diluted by one drop; hundred percent
1208滴水不漏 shuǐ lòudi1 shui3 bu4 lou4lit. not one drop of water can leak out; watertight; rigorous (argument)
1209抵死不从 抵死不從 cóngdi3 si3 bu4 cong2to refuse to submit even unto death (idiom)
1210颠扑不破 顛撲不破 diān dian1 pu1 bu4 po4solid; irrefutable; incontrovertible; indisputable; unbreakable
1211点滴不留 點滴不留 diǎn liúdian3 di1 bu4 liu2to not to leave a single scrap (idiom)
1212点水不漏 點水不漏 diǎn shuǐ lòudian3 shui3 bu4 lou4not one drop of water leaks (idiom); fig. thoughtful and completely rigorous; watertight
1213喋喋不休 dié dié xiūdie2 die2 bu4 xiu1to chatter or jabber on and on
1214冬不拉 dōng dong1 bu4 la1Dombra or Tambura, Kazakh plucked lute
1215动词不定式 動詞不定式 dòng dìng shìdong4 ci2 bu4 ding4 shi4infinitive
1216动荡不稳 動蕩不穩 dòng dàng wěndong4 dang4 bu4 wen3shaky and unstable (idiom)
1217嘟哝不平 嘟噥不平 nong píngdu1 nong5 bu4 ping2to constantly complain (idiom)
1218独木不成林 獨木不成林 chéng líndu2 mu4 bu4 cheng2 lin2a lone tree does not make a forest (idiom); one cannot accomplish much on one's own
1219睹而不见 睹而不見 ér jiàndu3 er2 bu4 jian4to look without seeing (idiom)
1220杜门不出 杜門不出 mén chūdu4 men2 bu4 chu1to shut the door and remain inside; fig. to cut off contact
1221短折不寿 短折不壽 duǎn zhé shòuduan3 zhe2 bu4 shou4to die a premature death (idiom)
1222断不可信 斷不可信 duàn xìnduan4 bu4 ke3 xin4absolutely incredible (idiom)
1223对不对 對不對 duì duìdui4 bu4 dui4right or wrong?; Is it right?; OK, yes? (colloquial)
1224对不上 對不上 duì shàngdui4 bu4 shang4to disagree; I can't agree with that.
1225对事不对人 對事不對人 duì shì duì réndui4 shi4 bu4 dui4 ren2it's nothing personal (idiom)
1226顿足不前 頓足不前 dùn qiándun4 zu2 bu4 qian2to come to a standstill (idiom)
1227多寡不等 duō guǎ děngduo1 gua3 bu4 deng3to vary in amount or number (idiom)
1228多寡不拘 duō guǎ duo1 gua3 bu4 ju1Many or few does not matter. (idiom)
1229多行不义必自毙 多行不義必自斃 duō xíng duo1 xing2 bu4 yi4 bi4 zi4 bi4persisting in evil brings about self-destruction (idiom)
1230多一事不如少一事 duō shì shǎo shìduo1 yi1 shi4 bu4 ru2 shao3 yi1 shi4it is better to avoid unnecessary trouble (idiom); the less complications the better
1231多元不饱和脂肪酸 多元不飽和脂肪酸 duō yuán bǎo zhī fáng suānduo1 yuan2 bu4 bao3 he2 zhi1 fang2 suan1polyunsaturated fatty acid
1232躲得过初一,躲不过十五 躲得過初一,躲不過十五 duǒ de guò chū , duǒ guò shí duo3 de5 guo4 chu1 yi1 , duo3 bu4 guo4 shi2 wu3lit. you may go undetected during the new moon, but at full moon you'll be found out (idiom); fig. you can't put it off forever; sooner or later you'll have to deal with it
1233躲过初一,躲不过十五 躲過初一,躲不過十五 duǒ guò chū , duǒ guò shí duo3 guo4 chu1 yi1 , duo3 bu4 guo4 shi2 wu3see 躲得過初一躲得过初一躲不过十五
1234恶性不改 惡性不改 è xìng gǎie4 xing4 bu4 gai3to be incorrigible (idiom)
1235儿不嫌母丑,狗不嫌家贫 兒不嫌母醜,狗不嫌家貧 ér xián chǒu , gǒu xián jiā píner2 bu4 xian2 mu3 chou3 , gou3 bu4 xian2 jia1 pin2a son won't abandon his mother for being ugly, just as a dog won't abandon its owner for being poor (proverb)
1236而不需 ér er2 bu4 xu1without needing (to so sth)
1237儿童不宜 兒童不宜 ér tóng er2 tong2 bu4 yi2to be unsuitable for children (idiom)
1238耳食不化 ěr shí huàer3 shi2 bu4 hua4to hear but not understand (idiom)
1239耳闻不如目见 耳聞不如目見 ěr wén jiàner3 wen2 bu4 ru2 mu4 jian4seeing sth for oneself is better than hearing about it from others
1240二话不说 二話不說 èr huà shuōer4 hua4 bu4 shuo1not saying anything further (idiom); not raising any objection; without demur
1241二心不定 èr xīn dìnger4 xin1 bu4 ding4irresolute (idiom)
1242发育不良 發育不良 liángfa1 yu4 bu4 liang2maldevelopment (idiom)
1243法不阿贵 法不阿貴 ē guìfa3 bu4 e1 gui4The law does not protect the powerful. (idiom)
1244法不徇情 xùn qíngfa3 bu4 xun4 qing2The law is impersonal. (idiom)
1245法网灰灰,疏而不漏 法網灰灰,疏而不漏 wǎng huī huī , shū ér lòufa3 wang3 hui1 hui1 , shu1 er2 bu4 lou4The net of justice is wide, but no-one escapes.
1246翻脸不认人 翻臉不認人 fān liǎn rèn rénfan1 lian3 bu4 ren4 ren2to fall out with sb and become hostile
1247烦躁不安 煩躁不安 fán zào ānfan2 zao4 bu4 an1to set one's nerves on edge (idiom); dysphoria (medicine)
1248反为不美 反為不美 fǎn wéi měifan3 wei2 bu4 mei3On the contrary, it turned out disagreeable. (idiom)
1249方头不劣 方頭不劣 fāng tóu lièfang1 tou2 bu4 lie4obstinate and unamiable (idiom)
1250防不胜防 防不勝防 fáng shèng fángfang2 bu4 sheng4 fang2you can't guard against it (idiom); impossible to defend effectively; not much one can do about it; It can't be prevented.
1251放诞不羁 放誕不羈 fàng dàn fang4 dan4 bu4 ji1wanton and unrestrained (idiom); dissolute
1252放诞不拘 放誕不拘 fàng dàn fang4 dan4 bu4 ju1wanton and unrestrained (idiom); dissolute
1253放荡不羁 放蕩不羈 fàng dàng fang4 dang4 bu4 ji1wanton and unrestrained (idiom); dissolute
1254放浪不羁 放浪不羈 fàng làng fang4 lang4 bu4 ji1wanton and unrestrained (idiom); dissolute
1255非死不可 fēi Fei1 si3 bu4 ke3Facebook (Internet slang, pun reading "you must die")
1256非做不可 fēi zuò fei1 zuo4 bu4 ke3to have no choice but to... (idiom)
1257肥水不流外人田 féi shuǐ liú wài rén tiánfei2 shui3 bu4 liu2 wai4 ren2 tian2lit. don't let one's own fertile water flow into others' field; fig. keep the goodies within the family (proverb)
1258费力不讨好 費力不討好 fèi tǎo hǎofei4 li4 bu4 tao3 hao3arduous and thankless task (idiom); strenuous and unrewarding
1259分神不暇 fēn shén xiáfen1 shen2 bu4 xia2to be unable to be in two places at the same time (idiom)
1260分文不取 fēn wén fen1 wen2 bu4 qu3to give for free
1261分文不值 fēn wén zhífen1 wen2 bu4 zhi2worthless (idiom)
1262纷争不已 紛爭不已 fēn zhēng fen1 zheng1 bu4 yi3endless dispute (idiom)
1263奋不顾身 奮不顧身 fèn shēnfen4 bu4 gu4 shen1to dash on bravely with no thought of personal safety (idiom); undaunted by dangers; regardless of perils
1264忿忿不平 fèn fèn píngfen4 fen4 bu4 ping2to feel indignant; to feel aggrieved; variant of 愤愤不平
1265奋战不懈 奮戰不懈 fèn zhàn xièfen4 zhan4 bu4 xie4to fight unremittingly (idiom)
1266风波不断 風波不斷 fēng duànfeng1 bo1 bu4 duan4constantly in turmoil; crisis after crisis
1267丰而不肥 豐而不肥 fēng ér féifeng1 er2 bu4 fei2plump but not fat (of a person) (idiom)
1268风马牛不相及 風馬牛不相及 fēng niú xiāng feng1 ma3 niu2 bu4 xiang1 ji2to be completely unrelated to one another (idiom); irrelevant
1269风雨不透 風雨不透 fēng tòufeng1 yu3 bu4 tou4to be impervious to wind and rain (idiom)
1270扶不起的阿斗 de Ā dǒufu2 bu4 qi3 de5 A1 dou3weak and inept person; hopeless case
1271怫而不释 怫而不釋 ér shìfu2 er2 bu4 shi4to be unable to get rid of one's anxiety (idiom)
1272怫然不悦 怫然不悅 rán yuèfu2 ran2 bu4 yue4to show signs of displeasure (idiom)
1273腐烂不堪 腐爛不堪 làn kānfu3 lan4 bu4 kan1utterly putrid (idiom)
1274富不过三代 富不過三代 guò sān dàifu4 bu4 guo4 san1 dai4wealth never survives three generations (idiom)
1275富而不骄 富而不驕 ér jiāofu4 er2 bu4 jiao1to be wealthy but not arrogant (idiom)
1276富贵不能淫 富貴不能淫 guì néng yínfu4 gui4 bu4 neng2 yin2not corrupted by wealth and honors
1277覆载不容 覆載不容 zǎi róngfu4 zai3 bu4 rong2intolerable to heaven and earth (idiom)
1278该断不断 該斷不斷 gāi duàn duàngai1 duan4 bu4 duan4to fail to act when one should (idiom)
1279概不考虑 概不考慮 gài kǎo gai4 bu4 kao3 lu:4no consideration will be given to all requests, suggestions, etc. (idiom)
1280概不赊欠 概不賒欠 gài shē qiàngai4 bu4 she1 qian4no credit; cash only (idiom)
1281概而不论 概而不論 gài ér lùngai4 er2 bu4 lun4fuzzy about the details
1282肝气不舒 肝氣不舒 gān shūgan1 qi4 bu4 shu1disordered flow of liver energy (Chinese medicine) (idiom)
1283肝阴不足 肝陰不足 gān yīn gan1 yin1 bu4 zu2yīn energy insufficiency in hepatic system (Chinese medicine)
1284敢不从命 敢不從命 gǎn cóng mìnggan3 bu4 cong2 ming4to not dare to disobey an order (idiom)
1285赶不及 趕不及 gǎn gan3 bu4 ji2not enough time (to do sth); too late (to do sth)
1286感激不尽 感激不盡 gǎn jìngan3 ji1 bu4 jin4can't thank sb enough (idiom)
1287敢怒而不敢言 gǎn ér gǎn yángan3 nu4 er2 bu4 gan3 yan2angry, but not daring to speak out (idiom); obliged to remain silent about one's resentment; unable to voice objections
1288赶前不赶后 趕前不趕後 gǎn qián gǎn hòugan3 qian2 bu4 gan3 hou4it's better to hurry at the start than to rush later (idiom)
1289干事不明 幹事不明 gàn shì mínggan4 shi4 bu4 ming2to act with utter lack of discretion (idiom)
1290刚愎不仁 剛愎不仁 gāng réngang1 bi4 bu4 ren2stubborn and unkind (idiom)
1291刚正不阿 剛正不阿 gāng zhèng ēgang1 zheng4 bu4 e1upright and plainspoken
1292高傲不屈 gāo ào gao1 ao4 bu4 qu1indomitable (idiom)
1293高不成低不就 gāo chéng jiùgao1 bu4 cheng2 di1 bu4 jiu4can't reach the high or accept the low (idiom); not good enough for a high post, but too proud to take a low one
1294高不凑低不就 高不湊低不就 gāo còu jiùgao1 bu4 cou4 di1 bu4 jiu4can't reach the high or accept the low (idiom); not good enough for a high post, but too proud to take a low one
1295高不可攀 gāo pāngao1 bu4 ke3 pan1too high to reach (idiom); eminent and unapproachable
1296高处不胜寒 高處不勝寒 gāo chù shèng hángao1 chu4 bu4 sheng4 han2it's lonely at the top (idiom)
1297高低不就 gāo jiùgao1 di1 bu4 jiu4can't reach the high or accept the low (idiom); not good enough for a high post, but too proud to take a low one
1298高低不平 gāo pínggao1 di1 bu4 ping2uneven (idiom)
1299高攀不上 gāo pān shànggao1 pan1 bu4 shang4to be unworthy to associate with (sb of higher social status)
1300格格不入 ge2 ge2 bu4 ru4(idiom) inharmonious; incompatible
1301各不相谋 各不相謀 xiāng móuge4 bu4 xiang1 mou2to be incompatible; to proceed without consulting with one another; Each works in his own way. (idiom)
1302各不相同 xiāng tóngge4 bu4 xiang1 tong2to have nothing in common with each other (idiom)
1303亘古不变 亙古不變 gèn biàngen4 gu3 bu4 bian4unchanging since times immemorial (idiom); unalterable; unvarying; monotonous
1304功不可没 功不可沒 gōng gong1 bu4 ke3 mo4one's contributions cannot go unnoticed (idiom)
1305功不恕过 功不恕過 gōng shù guògong1 bu4 shu4 guo4No merit can wipe out one's faults. (idiom)
1306功不唐捐 gōng táng juāngong1 bu4 tang2 juan1The efforts paid off. (idiom)
1307功成不居 gōng chéng gong1 cheng2 bu4 ju1not to claim personal credit for achievement (idiom)
1308功高不赏 功高不賞 gōng gāo shǎnggong1 gao1 bu4 shang3high merit that one can never repay (idiom); invaluable achievements
1309功过不分 功過不分 gōng guò fēngong1 guo4 bu4 fen1No distinction is made between merits and demerits. (idiom)
1310恭敬不如从命 恭敬不如從命 gōng jìng cóng mìnggong1 jing4 bu4 ru2 cong2 ming4deference is no substitute for obedience (idiom); (said to accept sb's request, invitation etc)
1311攻其不备 攻其不備 gōng bèigong1 qi2 bu4 bei4see 出其不意出其不意攻其不备
1312攻人不备 攻人不備 gōng rén bèigong1 ren2 bu4 bei4to take sb. by surprise (idiom)
1313攻无不克,战无不胜 攻無不克,戰無不勝 gōng , zhàn shènggong1 wu2 bu4 ke4 , zhan4 wu2 bu4 sheng4to triumph in every battle and win every fight (idiom); all-conquering; ever victorious; nothing they can't do
1314共轭不尽根 共軛不盡根 gòng è jìn gēngong4 e4 bu4 jin4 gen1conjugate surd (math.)
1315供认不讳 供認不諱 gòng rèn huìgong4 ren4 bu4 hui4to make a full confession; to plead guilty
1316狗改不了吃屎 gǒu gǎi liǎo chī shǐgou3 gai3 bu4 liao3 chi1 shi3lit. a dog can't stop himself from eating shit (idiom); fig. bad habits are hard to change
1317狗屁不通 gǒu tōnggou3 pi4 bu4 tong1incoherent (writing or speech); nonsensical; a load of crap
1318狗咬吕洞宾,不识好人心 狗咬呂洞賓,不識好人心 gǒu yǎo dòng bīn , shí hǎo rén xīngou3 yao3 Lu:3 Dong4 bin1 , bu4 shi2 hao3 ren2 xin1a dog biting Lü Dongbin (idiom); to ill reward a person's kindness
1319狗嘴里吐不出象牙 狗嘴裏吐不出象牙 gǒu zuǐ li chū xiàng gou3 zui3 li5 tu3 bu4 chu1 xiang4 ya2no ivory comes from the mouth of a dog (idiom); no good words are to be expected from a scoundrel
1320孤证不立 孤證不立 zhèng gu1 zheng4 bu4 li4unacceptable as uncorroborated evidence (in law or in textual criticism)
1321姑置不论 姑置不論 zhì lùngu1 zhi4 bu4 lun4to temporarily set aside a less serious issue (idiom)
1322故旧不弃 故舊不棄 jiù gu4 jiu4 bu4 qi4do not neglect old friends
1323故作不知 zuò zhīgu4 zuo4 bu4 zhi1to play dumb; to feign ignorance (idiom)
1324瓜田不纳履 瓜田不納履 guā tián gua1 tian2 bu4 na4 lu:3lit. don't tie your shoe-laces in a melon-patch; fig. don't do anything that might arouse suspicion; innocent acts may be misconstrued
1325瓜田不纳履,李下不整冠 瓜田不納履,李下不整冠 guā tián , xià zhěng guāngua1 tian2 bu4 na4 lu:3 , li3 xia4 bu4 zheng3 guan1lit. don't tie your shoelaces in a melon patch, and don't adjust your hat under a plum tree (idiom); fig. don't do anything that might arouse suspicion; innocent acts may be misconstrued
1326寡不敌众 寡不敵眾 guǎ zhònggua3 bu4 di2 zhong4the few are no match for the many; heavily outnumbered; facing impossible odds (idiom)
1327怪诞不经 怪誕不經 guài dàn jīngguai4 dan4 bu4 jing1uncanny; unbelievable; ridiculous; outrageous
1328观望不前 觀望不前 guān wàng qiánguan1 wang4 bu4 qian2to hesitate; to be immobilized; to look about and make no move (idiom)
1329光说不练 光說不練 guāng shuō liànguang1 shuo1 bu4 lian4all talk and no action (idiom); to preach what one does not practice; same as 光说不做
1330光说不做 光說不做 guāng shuō zuòguang1 shuo1 bu4 zuo4all talk and no action (idiom); to preach what one does not practice
1331国将不国 國將不國 guó jiāng guóguo2 jiang1 bu4 guo2The nation is in peril. (idiom)
1332果不其然 guǒ ránguo3 bu4 qi2 ran2just as expected; told you so
1333裹足不前 guǒ qiánguo3 zu2 bu4 qian2to stand still without advancing (idiom); to hesitate and hold back
1334过目不忘 過目不忘 guò wàngguo4 mu4 bu4 wang4to have a highly retentive memory; to have sth imprinted in one's memory
1335过时不候 過時不候 guò shí hòuguo4 shi2 bu4 hou4being late is not acceptable (idiom)
1336过意不去 過意不去 guò guo4 yi4 bu4 qu4to feel very apologetic
1337过犹不及 過猶不及 guò yóu guo4 you2 bu4 ji2too far is as bad as not enough (idiom, from the Analects)
1338还不如 還不如 hái hai2 bu4 ru2to be better off ...; might as well ...
1339海水不可斗量 hǎi shuǐ dǒu liánghai3 shui3 bu4 ke3 dou3 liang2see 人不可貌相海水不可斗量
1340害人不浅 害人不淺 hài rén qiǎnhai4 ren2 bu4 qian3to cause a lot of trouble; to inflict much suffering
1341害人之心不可有,防人之心不可无 害人之心不可有,防人之心不可無 hài rén zhī xīn yǒu , fáng rén zhī xīn hai4 ren2 zhi1 xin1 bu4 ke3 you3 , fang2 ren2 zhi1 xin1 bu4 ke3 wu2refrain from hurting others, yet guard against those trying to hurt you (proverb)
1342含糊不清 hán qīnghan2 hu2 bu4 qing1unclear; indistinct; ambiguous
1343含蓄不露 hán han2 xu4 bu4 lu4to contain much but reveal little (idiom)
1344扞格不入 hàn han4 ge2 bu4 ru4mutually conflicting (idiom)
1345扞格不通 hàn tōnghan4 ge2 bu4 tong1to be incompatible; to be contradictory (idiom)
1346悍然不顾 悍然不顧 hàn rán han4 ran2 bu4 gu4outrageous and unconventional (idiom); flying in the face of (authority, convention, public opinion etc)
1347汉贼不两立 漢賊不兩立 hàn zéi liǎng Han4 zei2 bu4 liang3 li4lit. Shu Han 蜀汉 cannot coexist (idiom); fig. two enemies cannot live under the same sky; (former KMT slogan against CPC) "gentlemen and thieves cannot coexist"
1348毫不费力 毫不費力 háo fèi hao2 bu4 fei4 li4effortless; not expending the slightest effort
1349毫不怀疑 毫不懷疑 háo huái hao2 bu4 huai2 yi2without the slightest doubt
1350毫不讳言 毫不諱言 háo huì yánhao2 bu4 hui4 yan2to declare in no uncertain terms (idiom)
1351毫不客气 毫不客氣 háo qihao2 bu4 ke4 qi5no trace of politeness; unrestrained (criticism)
1352毫不留情 háo liú qínghao2 bu4 liu2 qing2to show no quarter; ruthless; relentless
1353毫不气馁 毫不氣餒 háo něihao2 bu4 qi4 nei3unflinchingly (idiom)
1354毫不相干 háo xiāng gānhao2 bu4 xiang1 gan1totally unrelated; completely irrelevant (idiom)
1355毫不逊色 毫不遜色 háo xùn hao2 bu4 xun4 se4not inferior in any respect
1356毫不犹豫 毫不猶豫 háo yóu hao2 bu4 you2 yu4without the slightest hesitation
1357毫不足取 háo hao2 bu4 zu2 qu3not worth taking; not worth a fig (idiom)
1358毫发不爽 毫髮不爽 háo shuǎnghao2 fa4 bu4 shuang3not to deviate one hair's breadth (idiom); to be extremely accurate
1359豪放不羁 豪放不羈 háo fàng hao2 fang4 bu4 ji1bold and uninhibited; vigorous and unrestrained
1360毫厘不爽 毫釐不爽 háo shuǎnghao2 li2 bu4 shuang3not to deviate an iota (idiom); to be extremely accurate
1361好不 hǎo hao3 bu4not at all ...; how very ...
1362好不害臊 hǎo hài sàohao3 bu4 hai4 sao4for shame (idiom)
1363好不讲理 好不講理 hǎo jiǎng hao3 bu4 jiang3 li3to be utterly impervious to reasoning (idiom)
1364好饭不怕晚 好飯不怕晚 hǎo fàn wǎnhao3 fan4 bu4 pa4 wan3the meal is remembered long after the wait is forgotten; the good things in life are worth waiting for
1365好故事百听不厌 好故事百聽不厭 hǎo shi bǎi tīng yànhao3 gu4 shi5 bai3 ting1 bu4 yan4The story is so good it's worth hearing a hundred times.; One never tires of hearing good new.
1366好汉不吃眼前亏 好漢不吃眼前虧 hǎo hàn chī yǎn qián kuīhao3 han4 bu4 chi1 yan3 qian2 kui1a wise man knows better than to fight when the odds are against him (idiom)
1367好汉不提当年勇 好漢不提當年勇 hǎo hàn dāng nián yǒnghao3 han4 bu4 ti2 dang1 nian2 yong3a real man doesn't boast about his past achievements (idiom)
1368好记性不如烂笔头 好記性不如爛筆頭 hǎo xìng làn tóuhao3 ji4 xing4 bu4 ru2 lan4 bi3 tou2the palest ink is better than the best memory (idiom)
1369好借好还,再借不难 好借好還,再借不難 hǎo jiè hǎo huán , zài jiè nánhao3 jie4 hao3 huan2 , zai4 jie4 bu4 nan2see 有借有還有借有还再借不难
1370好景不长 好景不長 hǎo jǐng chánghao3 jing3 bu4 chang2a good thing doesn't last forever (idiom)
1371好马不吃回头草 好馬不吃回頭草 hǎo chī huí tóu cǎohao3 ma3 bu4 chi1 hui2 tou2 cao3lit. a good horse doesn't come back to the same pasture (idiom); fig. one should not go back to one's past experiences (of love, job etc)
1372好男不跟女斗 好男不跟女鬥 hǎo nán gēn dòuhao3 nan2 bu4 gen1 nu:3 dou4a real man doesn't fight with womenfolk (idiom)
1373好事不出门,恶事传千里 好事不出門,惡事傳千里 hǎo shì chū mén , è shì chuán qiān hao3 shi4 bu4 chu1 men2 , e4 shi4 chuan2 qian1 li3lit. good deeds do not go beyond the door, evil deeds spread a thousand miles; a good deed goes unnoticed, but scandal spreads fast (idiom)
1374好死不如赖活着 好死不如賴活著 hǎo lài huó zhehao3 si3 bu4 ru2 lai4 huo2 zhe5better a bad life than a good death (idiom)
1375好色不淫 hào yínhao4 se4 bu4 yin2to appreciate beautiful women without being lewd (idiom)
1376何不 he2 bu4why not?; why not do (sth)?
1377核不扩散 核不擴散 kuò sànhe2 bu4 kuo4 san4nuclear nonproliferation
1378合不来 合不來 láihe2 bu4 lai2unable to get along together; incompatible
1379合不拢嘴 合不攏嘴 lǒng zuǐhe2 bu4 long3 zui3unable to conceal one's happiness, amazement, shock etc; grinning from ear to ear; mouth agape; gobsmacked
1380何不食肉糜 shí ròu he2 bu4 shi2 rou4 mi2lit. "Why don't they eat meat?" (said by Emperor Hui of Jin 晋惠帝 when told that his people didn't have enough rice to eat); fig. (of people from higher class etc) to be oblivious to other people's plight
1381何乐而不为 何樂而不為 ér wéihe2 le4 er2 bu4 wei2What can you have against it? (idiom); We should do this.; Go for it!
1382河水不犯井水 shuǐ fàn jǐng shuǐhe2 shui3 bu4 fan4 jing3 shui3lit. river water does not interfere with well water (idiom); Do not interfere with one another.; Mind your own business.
1383黑白不分 hēi bái fēnhei1 bai2 bu4 fen1can't tell black from white (idiom); unable to distinguish wrong from right
1384黑不溜秋 hēi liū qiūhei1 bu4 liu1 qiu1dark and swarthy
1385很不 hěn hen3 bu4very un-....
1386恨铁不成钢 恨鐵不成鋼 hèn tiě chéng gānghen4 tie3 bu4 cheng2 gang1lit. to hate iron for not becoming steel; to feel resentful towards sb for failing to meet expectations and impatient to see improvement (idiom)
1387横行不法 橫行不法 héng xíng heng2 xing2 bu4 fa3to act against law and reason (idiom)
1388红不让 紅不讓 hóng rànghong2 bu4 rang4home run (loanword); a big hit (hugely popular) (Tw)
1389后悔不迭 後悔不迭 hòu huǐ diéhou4 hui3 bu4 die2too late for regrets
1390后力不继 後力不繼 hòu hou4 li4 bu4 ji4to lack the strength to continue (idiom)
1391狐疑不决 狐疑不決 juéhu2 yi2 bu4 jue2to be wavering and indecisive (idiom)
1392虎毒不食子 shí hu3 du2 bu4 shi2 zi3a tiger, though cruel, will not devour its cubs (idiom); even wild beasts look after their young
1393互不侵犯 qīn fànhu4 bu4 qin1 fan4non-aggression
1394互不相欠 xiāng qiànhu4 bu4 xiang1 qian4see 两不相欠
1395互不相让 互不相讓 xiāng rànghu4 bu4 xiang1 rang4neither giving way to the other
1396怙恶不悛 怙惡不悛 è quānhu4 e4 bu4 quan1to keep doing evil without a sense of repentance (idiom)
1397户枢不蠹 戶樞不蠹 shū hu4 shu1 bu4 du4lit. a door hinge never becomes worm-eaten; constant activity prevents decay (idiom)
1398花不棱登 花不稜登 huā léng dēnghua1 bu4 leng2 deng1gaudy; repulsively colored
1399华而不实 華而不實 huá ér shíhua2 er2 bu4 shi2flower but no fruit (idiom); handsome exterior but hollow inside; flashy
1400话不成意 話不成意 huà chéng hua4 bu4 cheng2 yi4The words make no sense. (idiom)
1401话不离宗 話不離宗 huà zōnghua4 bu4 li2 zong1talk shop (idiom)
1402话不切题 話不切題 huà qiē hua4 bu4 qie1 ti2The remarks are not pertinent to the subject. (idiom)
1403话不投机 話不投機 huà tóu hua4 bu4 tou2 ji1to be at loggerheads (idiom)
1404话不投机半句多 話不投機半句多 huà tóu bàn duōhua4 bu4 tou2 ji1 ban4 ju4 duo1when words get sour, adding words is useless (idiom)
1405话多不甜 話多不甜 huà duō tiánhua4 duo1 bu4 tian2too much talk is a nuisance (idiom)
1406划一不二 劃一不二 huà èrhua4 yi1 bu4 er4fixed; unalterable
1407怀才不露 懷才不露 huái cái lòuhuai2 cai2 bu4 lou4to refrain from showing one's ability (idiom)
1408怀才不遇 懷才不遇 huái cái huai2 cai2 bu4 yu4to have talent but no opportunity (idiom); to be an unrecognized talent
1409缓不济急 緩不濟急 huǎn huan3 bu4 ji4 ji2lit. slow no aid to urgent (idiom); slow measures will not address a critical situation; too slow to meet a pressing need
1410换汤不换药 換湯不換藥 huàn tāng huàn yàohuan4 tang1 bu4 huan4 yao4different broth but the same old medicine (idiom); a change in name only; a change in form but not in substance
1411荒诞不经 荒誕不經 huāng dàn jīnghuang1 dan4 bu4 jing1absurd; preposterous; ridiculous
1412荒怪不经 荒怪不經 huāng guài jīnghuang1 guai4 bu4 jing1absurd; unthinkable
1413黄不溜秋 黃不溜秋 huáng liū qiūhuang2 bu4 liu1 qiu1yellowish; dirty yellow
1414皇帝不急急死太监 皇帝不急急死太監 huáng tài jiànhuang2 di4 bu4 ji2 ji2 si3 tai4 jian4see 皇帝不急太监急
1415皇帝不急太监急 皇帝不急太監急 huáng tài jiàn huang2 di4 bu4 ji2 tai4 jian4 ji2lit. the emperor is not worried, but his eunuchs are (idiom); fig. the observers are more anxious than the person involved
1416惶恐不安 huáng kǒng ānhuang2 kong3 bu4 an1anxious; panicky
1417皇上不急急太监 皇上不急急太監 huáng shàng tài jiànhuang2 shang4 bu4 ji2 ji2 tai4 jian4see 皇帝不急太监急
1418皇上不急太监急 皇上不急太監急 huáng shàng tài jiàn huang2 shang4 bu4 ji2 tai4 jian4 ji2see 皇帝不急太监急
1419皇天不负苦心人 皇天不負苦心人 huáng tiān xīn rénHuang2 tian1 bu4 fu4 ku3 xin1 ren2Heaven will not disappoint the person who tries (idiom). If you try hard, you're bound to succeed eventually.
1420黄土不露天 黃土不露天 huáng tiānhuang2 tu3 bu4 lu4 tian1a slogan used in reference to a project to improve greenery in some parts of Northern China
1421灰不喇唧 huī hui1 bu4 la3 ji1dull gray; gray and loathsome
1422挥之不去 揮之不去 huī zhī hui1 zhi1 bu4 qu4impossible to get rid of
1423悔不当初 悔不當初 huǐ dāng chūhui3 bu4 dang1 chu1to regret one's past deeds (idiom)
1424会不会 會不會 huì huìhui4 bu4 hui4(posing a question: whether sb, something) can or cannot?; is able to or not
1425惠而不费 惠而不費 huì ér fèihui4 er2 bu4 fei4a kind act that costs nothing
1426蟪蛄不知春秋 huì zhī chūn qiūhui4 gu1 bu4 zhi1 chun1 qiu1lit. short-lived cicada does not know the seasons; fig. to see only a small piece of the big picture
1427诲人不倦 誨人不倦 huì rén juànhui4 ren2 bu4 juan4instructing with tireless zeal (idiom, from Analects)
1428昏迷不醒 hūn xǐnghun1 mi2 bu4 xing3to remain unconscious
1429魂不附体 魂不附體 hún hun2 bu4 fu4 ti3lit. body and soul separated (idiom); fig. scared out of one's wits; beside oneself
1430魂不守舍 hún shǒu shèhun2 bu4 shou3 she4to be preoccupied (idiom); to be inattentive; to be frightened out of one's mind
1431魂梦不安 魂夢不安 hún mèng ānhun2 meng4 bu4 an1to be put on tenterhooks (idiom)
1432浑然不觉 渾然不覺 hún rán juéhun2 ran2 bu4 jue2totally unaware
1433浑然不知 渾然不知 hún rán zhīhun2 ran2 bu4 zhi1to be totally oblivious (to sth); to have no idea about sth
1434混乱不堪 混亂不堪 hùn luàn kānhun4 luan4 bu4 kan1Utter disorder prevails. (idiom)
1435活不下去 huó xià quhuo2 bu4 xia4 qu5impossible to make a living
1436活得不耐烦 活得不耐煩 huó de nài fánhuo2 de5 bu4 nai4 fan2to be tired of living; (coll.) to be asking for trouble