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Talking Chinese English Dictionary

Talking Chinese<->English dictionary with pinyin, English definition, pronunciation, variants, stroke animation, stroke order image, and sample sentences.
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1 yòuyou4(once) again; also; both... and...; and yet; (used for emphasis) anyway
2又称 又稱 yòu chēngyou4 cheng1also known as
3又名 yòu míngyou4 ming2also known as; alternative name; to also be called
4重又 chóng yòuchong2 you4once again
5好又多 hǎo yòu duōHao3 you4 duo1Trust-Mart (supermarket chain)
6话又说回来 話又說回來 huà yòu shuō huí laihua4 you4 shuo1 hui2 lai5returning to our main topic,...; that said,...; again,...; in this connection; in passing; nevertheless,...; anyhow
7既要当婊子又要立牌坊 既要當婊子又要立牌坊 yào dāng biǎo zi yòu yào pái fāngji4 yao4 dang1 biao3 zi5 you4 yao4 li4 pai2 fang1see 又想当婊子又想立牌坊
8赔了夫人又折兵 賠了夫人又折兵 péi le rén yòu zhé bīngpei2 le5 fu1 ren2 you4 zhe2 bing1having given away a bride, to lose one's army on top of it (idiom); to suffer a double loss after trying to trick the enemy
9破屋又遭连夜雨 破屋又遭連夜雨 yòu zāo lián po4 wu1 you4 zao1 lian2 ye4 yu3see 屋漏偏逢连夜雨
10少之又少 shǎo zhī yòu shǎoshao3 zhi1 you4 shao3very few; very little
11慎之又慎 shèn zhī yòu shènshen4 zhi1 you4 shen4to be even more careful (idiom)
12说是一回事,而做又是另外一回事 說是一回事,而做又是另外一回事 shuō shì huí shì , ér zuò yòu shì lìng wài huí shìshuo1 shi4 yi1 hui2 shi4 , er2 zuo4 you4 shi4 ling4 wai4 yi1 hui2 shi4see 說是一回事说是一回事做又是另外一回事
13说是一回事,做又是另外一回事 說是一回事,做又是另外一回事 shuō shì huí shì , zuò yòu shì lìng wài huí shìshuo1 shi4 yi1 hui2 shi4 , zuo4 you4 shi4 ling4 wai4 yi1 hui2 shi4Saying is one thing, doing quite another (idiom)
14玄之又玄 xuán zhī yòu xuánxuan2 zhi1 you4 xuan2mystery within a mystery; the mysteries of the Dao according to Laozi 老子
15野火烧不尽,春风吹又生 野火燒不盡,春風吹又生 huǒ shāo jìn , chūn fēng chuī yòu shēngye3 huo3 shao1 bu4 jin4 , chun1 feng1 chui1 you4 sheng1lit. even a prairie fire cannot destroy the grass - it grows again when the breeze blows (proverb); fig. cannot be easily eliminated; abbr. to 野火春风
16一遍又一遍 biàn yòu biànyi1 bian4 you4 yi1 bian4over and over
17一波未平,一波又起 wèi píng , yòu yi1 bo1 wei4 ping2 , yi1 bo1 you4 qi3before the first wave subsides, a new wave rises (idiom); a new problem arises before the old is solved; many twists and turns to a story; one thing after another
18一次又一次 yòu yi1 ci4 you4 yi1 ci4repeatedly; over and over again
19又悲又喜 yòu bēi yòu you4 bei1 you4 xi3tragicomic (idiom)
20又吵又闹 又吵又鬧 yòu chǎo yòu nàoyou4 chao3 you4 nao4to make a lot of noise; to be disorderly
21又臭又脏 又臭又髒 yòu chòu yòu zāngyou4 chou4 you4 zang1reeking and squalid (idiom)
22又打又拉 yòu yòu you4 da3 you4 la1to use both the carrot and the stick (idiom)
23又打又骂 又打又罵 yòu yòu you4 da3 you4 ma4to beat and curse at the same time (idiom)
24又妒又恨 yòu yòu hènyou4 du4 you4 hen4to be jealous of and hate (idiom)
25又红又肿 又紅又腫 yòu hóng yòu zhǒngyou4 hong2 you4 zhong3to be red and swollen (idiom)
26又红又专 又紅又專 yòu hóng yòu zhuānyou4 hong2 you4 zhuan1both red and expert; both socialist-minded and vocationally proficient (politics) (idiom)
27又饥又渴 又飢又渴 yòu yòu you4 ji1 you4 ke3both hungry and thirsty (idiom)
28又及 yòu you4 ji2P.S.; postscript
29又惊又喜 又驚又喜 yòu jīng yòu you4 jing1 you4 xi3to be surprised and glad (idiom)
30又哭又喊 yòu yòu hǎnyou4 ku1 you4 han3to whine (idiom)
31又哭又笑 yòu yòu xiàoyou4 ku1 you4 xiao4to cry and laugh at the same time (idiom)
32又苦又甜 yòu yòu tiányou4 ku3 you4 tian2bittersweet (idiom)
33又来了 又來了 yòu lái leyou4 lai2 le5Here we go again.
34又聋又哑 又聾又啞 yòu lóng yòu you4 long2 you4 ya3deaf-and-dumb; deaf-mute (idiom)
35又闷又热 又悶又熱 yòu mèn yòu you4 men4 you4 re4sultry and stifling (idiom)
36又怕又恨 yòu yòu hènyou4 pa4 you4 hen4to both fear and hate (idiom)
37又气又愧 又氣又愧 yòu yòu kuìyou4 qi4 you4 kui4to feel angry and ashamed (idiom)
38又双叒叕 又雙叒叕 yòu shuāng ruò zhuóyou4 shuang1 ruo4 zhuo2(Internet slang) time after time; again and again and again
39又说又笑 又說又笑 yòu shuō yòu xiàoyou4 shuo1 you4 xiao4talking and laughing at the same time (idiom)
40又想当婊子又想立牌坊 又想當婊子又想立牌坊 yòu xiǎng dāng biǎo zi yòu xiǎng pái fāngyou4 xiang3 dang1 biao3 zi5 you4 xiang3 li4 pai2 fang1lit. to lead the life of a whore but still want a monument put up to one's chastity (idiom); fig. to have bad intentions but still want a good reputation; to want to have one's cake and eat it too
41又羞又闷 又羞又悶 yòu xiū yòu mènyou4 xiu1 you4 men4to be both ashamed and melancholy (idiom)
42又要马儿好,又要马儿不吃草 又要馬兒好,又要馬兒不吃草 yòu yào r hǎo , yòu yào r chī cǎoyou4 yao4 ma3 r5 hao3 , you4 yao4 ma3 r5 bu4 chi1 cao3see 又要馬兒跑又要马儿跑又要马儿不吃草
43又要马儿跑,又要马儿不吃草 又要馬兒跑,又要馬兒不吃草 yòu yào r pǎo , yòu yào r chī cǎoyou4 yao4 ma3 r5 pao3 , you4 yao4 ma3 r5 bu4 chi1 cao3lit. you can't expect the horse to run fast but not let it graze (idiom); fig. you can't have your cake and eat it, too
44又一次 yòu you4 yi1 ci4yet again; once again; once more
45又硬又臭 yòu yìng yòu chòuyou4 ying4 you4 chou4to be both stubborn and disgusting (idiom)
46又作别论 又作別論 yòu zuò biè lùnyou4 zuo4 bie4 lun4another thing; an exception (idiom)
47欲言又止 yán yòu zhǐyu4 yan2 you4 zhi3to want to say sth but then hesitate

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