Talking Chinese English Dictionary

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1 da3to beat; to strike; to hit; to break; to type; to mix up; to build; to fight; to fetch; to make; to tie up; to issue; to shoot; to calculate; to play (a game); since; from
2打开 打開 kāida3 kai1to open; to show (a ticket); to turn on; to switch on
3打击 打擊 da3 ji1to hit; to strike; to attack; to crack down on sth; blow; (psychological) shock; percussion (music)
4打破 da3 po4to break; to smash
5打算 suànda3 suan4to plan; to intend; to calculate; plan; intention; calculation; Classifiers:
6打倒 dǎoda3 dao3to overthrow; to knock down; Down with ... !
7打听 打聽 tingda3 ting5to ask about; to make some inquiries; to ask around
8打仗 zhàngda3 zhang4to fight a battle; to go to war
9打死 da3 si3to kill; to beat to death
10打断 打斷 duànda3 duan4to interrupt; to break off; to break (a bone)
11打扮 banda3 ban5to decorate; to dress; to make up; to adorn; manner of dressing; style of dress
12打量 liangda3 liang5to size sb up; to look sb up and down; to take the measure of; to suppose; to reckon
13打电话 打電話 diàn huàda3 dian4 hua4to make a telephone call
14打下 xiàda3 xia4to lay (a foundation); to conquer (a city etc); to shoot down (a bird etc)
15打败 打敗 bàida3 bai4to defeat; to overpower; to beat; to be defeated
16打架 jiàda3 jia4to fight; to scuffle; to come to blows; Classifiers:
17打交道 jiāo dàoda3 jiao1 dao4to come into contact with; to have dealings
18打扫 打掃 sǎoda3 sao3to clean; to sweep
19打发 打發 fada3 fa5to dispatch sb to do sth; to make sb leave; to pass (the time); (old) to make arrangements; (old) to bestow (alms etc)
20打动 打動 dòngda3 dong4to punch a hole; to drill a hole; to dig a hole; to burrow; to move (to pity); arousing (sympathy); touching
21打猎 打獵 lièda3 lie4to go hunting
22打招呼 zhāo huda3 zhao1 hu5to greet sb by word or action; to give prior notice
23挨打 ái ai2 da3to take a beating; to get thrashed; to come under attack
24打来 打來 láida3 lai2to come to attack
25打碎 suìda3 sui4to shatter; to smash; to break into pieces
26单打 單打 dān dan1 da3singles (in sports); Classifiers:
27攻打 gōng gong1 da3to attack (the enemy)
28打的 da3 di1(coll.) to take a taxi; to go by taxi
29打通 tōngda3 tong1to open access; to establish contact; to remove a block; to put through (a phone connection)
30殴打 毆打 ōu ou1 da3to beat up; to come to blows; battery (law)
31打响 打響 xiǎngda3 xiang3to start shooting or firing; to win an initial success; to succeed (of a plan)
32挨打受饿 挨打受餓 ái shòu èai2 da3 shou4 e4to suffer beatings and hunger (idiom)
33挨打受骂 挨打受罵 ái shòu ai2 da3 shou4 ma4to suffer beatings and receive abuse (idiom)
34挨打受气 挨打受氣 ái shòu ai2 da3 shou4 qi4to suffer bullying and beating (idiom)
35安打 ān an1 da3base hit (baseball)
36包打天下 bāo tiān xiàbao1 da3 tian1 xia4to run everything (idiom); to monopolize the whole business; not allow anyone else to have a look in
37暴打 bào bao4 da3to beat viciously
38抱打不平 bào píngbao4 da3 bu4 ping2see 打抱不平
39本垒打 本壘打 běn lěi ben3 lei3 da3home run (baseball)
40鞭打 biān bian1 da3to whip; to lash; to flog; to thrash
41拨打 撥打 bo1 da3to call; to dial
42不打不成才 chéng cáibu4 da3 bu4 cheng2 cai2spare the rod and spoil the child (idiom)
43不打不成器 chéng bu4 da3 bu4 cheng2 qi4spare the rod and spoil the child (idiom)
44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
45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
46不打紧 不打緊 jǐnbu4 da3 jin3unimportant; not serious; it doesn't matter; never mind
47不打自招 zhāobu4 da3 zi4 zhao1to confess without being pressed; to make a confession without duress
48插科打诨 插科打諢 chā hùncha1 ke1 da3 hun4to include impromptu comic material in opera performance (idiom); to jest; buffoonery
49沉重打击 沉重打擊 chén zhòng chen2 zhong4 da3 ji1to hit hard
50趁火打劫 chèn huǒ jiéchen4 huo3 da3 jie2to loot a burning house; to profit from sb's misfortune (idiom)
51趁热打铁 趁熱打鐵 chèn tiěchen4 re4 da3 tie3to strike while the iron is hot
52乘火打劫 chéng huǒ jiécheng2 huo3 da3 jie2to take advantage of sb's misfortune; to loot
53成群打伙 chéng qún huǒcheng2 qun2 da3 huo3to move around in groups (idiom)
54冲打 衝打 chōng chong1 da3(of waves, rain etc) to dash against; to batter
55抽打 chōu chou1 da3to whip; to flog; to thrash
56穿着打扮 穿著打扮 chuān zhuó bànchuan1 zhuo2 da3 ban4style of dress; one's appearance
57串行点阵打印机 串行點陣打印機 chuàn xíng diǎn zhèn yìn chuan4 xing2 dian3 zhen4 da3 yin4 ji1serial dot matrix printer
58捶打 chuí chui2 da3to beat; to pound; to thump
59打靶 da3 ba3target shooting
60打把势 打把勢 shida3 ba3 shi5variant of 打把势 ; drill (in sword play); to thrash around; to demonstrate gymnastic skills; to solicit financial help (in an indirect way); to show off
61打白条 打白條 bái tiáoda3 bai2 tiao2to write an IOU or promissory note
62打扮整洁 打扮整潔 ban zhěng jiéda3 ban5 zheng3 jie2to brush up (idiom)
63打包 bāoda3 bao1to wrap; to pack; to put leftovers in a doggy bag for take-out; to package (computing)
64打包票 bāo piàoda3 bao1 piao4to vouch for; to guarantee
65打薄剪刀 báo jiǎn dāoda3 bao2 jian3 dao1thinning scissors
66打饱嗝儿 打飽嗝兒 bǎo rda3 bao3 ge2 r5to belch after a big meal
67打保票 bǎo piàoda3 bao3 piao4to vouch for; to guarantee
68打爆 bàoda3 bao4to blow out; to blow off; (computer games) to zap; (phone) to ring off the hook; to be jammed; to max out (credit card etc)
69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
70打边鼓 打邊鼓 biān da3 bian1 gu3to echo what sb said; to back sb up from the sidelines (in an argument)
71打边炉 打邊爐 biān da3 bian1 lu2(Cantonese) to eat hot pot; hot pot
72打表 打錶 biǎoda3 biao3to run the meter (in a taxi)
73打啵 da3 bo1(dialect) to kiss
74打不过 打不過 bu guòda3 bu5 guo4unable to defeat; to be no match for sb
75打不通 bu tōngda3 bu5 tong1cannot get through (on phone)
76打call c a l lda3 c a l l(slang) to cheer sb on; to show one's support; ("call" is pronounced approximately like English "call")
77打草 cǎoda3 cao3to mow grass; haymaking; to write a rough draft (of an essay etc)
78打草惊蛇 打草驚蛇 cǎo jīng shéda3 cao3 jing1 she2lit. beat the grass to scare the snake; to inadvertently alert an enemy; to punish sb as a warning to others (idiom)
79打层次 打層次 céng da3 ceng2 ci4to get one's hair layered
80打镲 打鑔 chǎda3 cha3(dialect) to joke; to make fun of (sb)
81打岔 chàda3 cha4to prune (branches); interruption; to interrupt (esp. talk); to change the subject
82打柴 cháida3 chai2to chop firewood; to gather firewood
83打禅 打禪 chánda3 chan2to meditate (of Buddhist)
84打场 打場 chángda3 chang2to thresh grain (on the floor)
85打长工 打長工 cháng gōngda3 chang2 gong1to work as long-term hired hand
86打长途 打長途 cháng da3 chang2 tu2to make a long distance call
87打车 打車 chēda3 che1to take a taxi (in town); to hitch a lift
88打成平手 chéng píng shǒuda3 cheng2 ping2 shou3to draw (a competition); to fight to a standstill
89打成一片 chéng piànda3 cheng2 yi1 pian4to merge; to integrate; to become as one; to unify together
90打赤膊 chì da3 chi4 bo2to bare one's chest; bare-chested
91打赤脚 打赤腳 chì jiǎoda3 chi4 jiao3to bare the feet
92打冲锋 打衝鋒 chōng fēngda3 chong1 feng1to lead the charge
93打虫 打蟲 chóngda3 chong2to swat an insect; to get rid of intestinal parasite with drugs
94打怵 chùda3 chu4variant of 打怵 ; to fear; to feel terrified
95打春 chūnda3 chun1see 立春
96打从 打從 cóngda3 cong2from; (ever) since
97打错 打錯 cuòda3 cuo4to err; to dial a wrong number; to make a typo
98打错了 打錯了 cuò leda3 cuo4 le5"you have dialed the wrong number"
99打蛋器 dàn da3 dan4 qi4egg beater
100打档 打檔 dǎngda3 dang3(Tw) to change gears
101打档车 打檔車 dǎng chēda3 dang3 che1(Tw) manual transmission motorcycle (usually denotes a traditional-style motorcycle, as opposed to a scooter)
102打道回府 dào huí da3 dao4 hui2 fu3to go home (in a ceremonial procession); to return home
103打得火热 打得火熱 de huǒ da3 de5 huo3 re4to carry on intimately with (idiom); ardent relationship (esp. between lovers); billing and cooing
104打底 da3 di3to lay a foundation (also fig.); to make a first sketch; to eat sth before drinking; to apply an undercoat
105打底裤 打底褲 da3 di3 ku4leggings
106打地铺 打地鋪 da3 di4 pu4to make one's bed on the floor
107打点滴 打點滴 diǎn da3 dian3 di1to put sb on an intravenous drip
108打点 打點 dianda3 dian5to bribe; to get (luggage) ready; to put in order; to organize things; (baseball) RBI (run batted in)
109打掉 diàoda3 diao4to tear down; to destroy; to dismantle (a gang); to abort (a fetus)
110打吊瓶 diào píngda3 diao4 ping2to put sb on an intravenous drip
111打吊针 打吊針 diào zhēnda3 diao4 zhen1to put sb on an intravenous drip
112打斗 打鬥 dòuda3 dou4to fight
113打赌 打賭 da3 du3to bet; to make a bet; a wager
114打短儿 打短兒 duǎn rda3 duan3 r5casual labor; to work for a bit
115打兑 打兌 duìda3 dui4to arrange (colloquial); to transfer creditor's rights (in a debt case)
116打对台 打對台 duì táida3 dui4 tai2to compete; to rival
117打对仗 打對仗 duì zhàngda3 dui4 zhang4to compete
118打盹 dǔnda3 dun3to doze off
119打盹儿 打盹兒 dǔn rda3 dun3 r5to buy wholesale; erhua variant of 打盹
120打顿 打頓 dùnda3 dun4to pause
121打顿儿 打頓兒 dùn rda3 dun4 r5erhua variant of 打顿
122打哆嗦 duō suoda3 duo1 suo5to tremble; to shiver (of cold); to shudder
123打呃 èda3 e4to hiccup
124打耳光 ěr guāngda3 er3 guang1to slap on the face; to box sb's ears
125打发时间 打發時間 shí jiānda3 fa1 shi2 jian1to pass the time
126打法 da3 fa3to play (a card); to make a move in a game
127打翻 fānda3 fan1to overturn; to overthrow; to strike down (an enemy)
128打翻了的牛奶而哭泣 fān le de niú nǎi ér da3 fan1 le5 de5 niu2 nai3 er2 ku1 qi4to weep over spilt milk
129打翻身仗 fān shēn zhàngda3 fan1 shen1 zhang4to work hard towards a turnaround; to fight to reverse sth
130打饭 打飯 fànda3 fan4to get food at a canteen
131打飞机 打飛機 fēi da3 fei1 ji1to masturbate (slang)
132打分 fēnda3 fen1to grade; to give a mark
133打富济贫 打富濟貧 pínda3 fu4 ji4 pin2to rob the rich to help the poor (idiom)
134打高尔夫 打高爾夫 gāo ěr da3 gao1 er3 fu1to play golf
135打高尔夫球 打高爾夫球 gāo ěr qiúda3 gao1 er3 fu1 qiu2to play golf
136打稿子 gǎo zida3 gao3 zi5to produce a draft manuscript
137打嗝 da3 ge2to hiccup; to belch; to burp
138打嗝儿 打嗝兒 rda3 ge2 r5erhua variant of 打嗝
139打格子 zida3 ge2 zi5to draw a rectangular grid (e.g. of farmland); to checker
140打跟头 打跟頭 gēn touda3 gen1 tou5to turn a somersault; to turn head over heels
141打更 gēngda3 geng1to sound the night watches (on clappers or gongs, in former times)
142打工 gōngda3 gong1to work a temporary or casual job; (of students) to have a job outside of class time, or during vacation
143打工妹 gōng mèida3 gong1 mei4young female worker
144打工仔 gōng zǎida3 gong1 zai3young worker; employee; young male worker
145打躬作揖 gōng zuò da3 gong1 zuo4 yi1to bow respectfully with clasped hands; to beg humbly
146打拱 gǒngda3 gong3to bow with clasped hands
147打拱作揖 gǒng zuò da3 gong3 zuo4 yi1to bow respectfully with clasped hands; to beg humbly
148打勾 gōuda3 gou1to tick; to check; tick mark; check mark; to check; to tick; (old) to buy
149打勾勾 gōu gōuda3 gou1 gou1see 拉钩
150打狗 gǒuDa3 gou3Takow, Takao or Takau, old name for Kaohsiung 高雄 in the southwest of Taiwan
151打狗欺主 gǒu zhǔda3 gou3 qi1 zhu3to beat a dog and bully its owner; fig. to humiliate sb indirectly by bullying a subordinate
152打箍 da3 gu1to hoop; to put a hoop around sth
153打谷 打穀 da3 gu3to beat a drum; to play a drum; (fig.) to feel nervous; to thresh
154打谷场 打穀場 chángda3 gu3 chang2threshing floor
155打谷机 打穀機 da3 gu3 ji1threshing machine
156打瓜 guāda3 gua1a smaller variety of watermelon, with big, edible seeds
157打卦 guàda3 gua4to tell sb's fortune using divinatory trigrams
158打官话 打官話 guān huàda3 guan1 hua4to talk officiously; to assume the air of a functionary; to talk in official jargon
159打官腔 guān qiāngda3 guan1 qiang1to talk officiously; to assume the air of a functionary; to talk in official jargon
160打官司 guān sida3 guan1 si5to file a lawsuit; to sue; to dispute
161打光棍 guāng gùnda3 guang1 gun4to live as bachelor
162打滚 打滾 gǔnda3 gun3to roll about
163打棍子 gùn zida3 gun4 zi5to bludgeon; to hit with a big stick
164打哈哈 hada3 ha1 ha5to joke; to laugh insincerely; to make merry; to talk irrelevantly
165打哈哈儿 打哈哈兒 ha rda3 ha1 ha5 r5erhua variant of 打哈哈
166打鼾 hānda3 han1to snore
167打夯 hāngda3 hang1to ram; to tamp
168打呵欠 qiànda3 he1 qian4to yawn
169打黑 hēida3 hei1to crack down on illegal activities; to fight organized crime
170打横炮 打橫炮 héng pàoda3 heng2 pao4to butt in; to interfere; to make things difficult
171打哄 hǒngda3 hong3to fool around; to kid around
172打呼 da3 hu1to snore
173打呼噜 打呼嚕 luda3 hu1 lu5to snore
174打混 hùnda3 hun4to intersperse comic remarks (in a performance); (fig.) to quip; to banter; to muddle things up; to goof off; to hang around
175打火机 打火機 huǒ da3 huo3 ji1lighter; cigarette lighter
176打火石 huǒ shída3 huo3 shi2flint
177打击报复 打擊報復 bào da3 ji1 bao4 fu4to retaliate
178打击军事力量 打擊軍事力量 jūn shì liangda3 ji1 jun1 shi4 li4 liang5counterforce
179打击率 打擊率 da3 ji1 lu:4batting average (baseball etc)
180打击社会财富 打擊社會財富 shè huì cái da3 ji1 she4 hui4 cai2 fu4countervalue
181打鸡血 打雞血 xuèda3 ji1 xue4lit. to inject chicken blood; (coll.) extremely excited or energetic (often used mockingly)
182打击乐器 打擊樂器 yuè da3 ji1 yue4 qi4percussion instrument
183打家劫舍 jiā jié shèda3 jia1 jie2 she4to break into a house for robbery (idiom)
184打假 jiǎda3 jia3to fight counterfeiting; to expose as false; to denounce sb's lies
185打假球 jiǎ qiúda3 jia3 qiu2game-fixing; to fix games
186打尖 jiānda3 jian1to stop for a snack while traveling
187打酱油 打醬油 jiàng yóuda3 jiang4 you2to buy soy sauce; it's none of my business ("I’m just here to buy some soy sauce")
188打胶枪 打膠槍 jiāo qiāngda3 jiao1 qiang1sealant gun; glue gun
189打搅 打攪 jiǎoda3 jiao3to disturb; to trouble
190打劫 jiéda3 jie2to tie a knot; to tie; to loot; to rob; to plunder; to ransack
191打紧 打緊 jǐnda3 jin3important
192打进 打進 jìnda3 jin4to breach; to invade
193打酒 jiǔda3 jiu3to have a drink
194打卡 da3 ka3(of an employee) to clock on (or off); to punch in (or out)
195打开话匣子 打開話匣子 kāi huà xiá zida3 kai1 hua4 xia2 zi5to start talking
196打开天窗说亮话 打開天窗說亮話 kāi tiān chuāng shuō liàng huàda3 kai1 tian1 chuang1 shuo1 liang4 hua4not to mince words; not to beat about the bush
197打瞌睡 shuìda3 ke1 shui4to doze off
198打孔器 kǒng da3 kong3 qi4hole puncher
199打孔钻 打孔鑽 kǒng zuànda3 kong3 zuan4auger; drill
200打口 kǒuda3 kou3(of CDs, videos etc) surplus (or "cut-out") stock from Western countries, sometimes marked with a notch in the disc or its case, sold cheaply in China (beginning in the 1990s), as well as Eastern Europe etc
201打垮 kuǎda3 kua3to defeat; to strike down; to destroy
202打蜡 打蠟 da3 la4to wax (a car, floor etc)
203打来回 打來回 lái huída3 lai2 hui2to make a round trip; a return journey
204打赖 打賴 làida3 lai4to deny; to disclaim; to disavow
205打兰 打蘭 lánda3 lan2dram (1⁄16 ounce) (loanword)
206打篮球 打籃球 lán qiúda3 lan2 qiu2play basketball
207打捞 打撈 lāoda3 lao1to salvage; to dredge; to fish out (person or object from the sea)
208打雷 léida3 lei2to rumble with thunder; clap of thunder
209打擂台 打擂臺 lèi táida3 lei4 tai2(old) to fight on the leitai; (fig.) to enter a contest
210打理 da3 li3to take care of; to sort out; to manage; to put in order
211打趔趄 liè qieda3 lie4 qie5to trip; to miss a step; to slip
212打落水狗 luò shuǐ gǒuda3 luo4 shui3 gou3lit. to beat a drowning dog (idiom); fig. to pulverize an (already defeated) enemy; to hit sb when he's down
213打麻雀运动 打麻雀運動 què yùn dòngDa3 Ma2 que4 Yun4 dong4the Great Sparrow Campaign or the Four Pests Campaign, one of the actions during the Great Leap Forward 大跃进 aiming to eliminate four pests: rats, flies, mosquitoes, and sparrows
214打码 打碼 da3 ma3to pixelate an image; to key in captcha authentication codes
215打马虎眼 打馬虎眼 hu yǎnda3 ma3 hu5 yan3to play dumb; to slack off (idiom)
216打马赛克 打馬賽克 sài da3 ma3 sai4 ke4to censor an image; to pixelate
217打骂 打罵 da3 ma4to beat and scold
218打埋伏 mái fuda3 mai2 fu5to lie in wait; to ambush; to conceal sth
219打门 打門 ménda3 men2to knock on the door; to take a shot on goal (sports)
220打闷雷 打悶雷 mèn léida3 men4 lei2(coll.) to wonder secretly; to make wild conjectures
221打磨 da3 mo2polish; grind
222打奶 nǎida3 nai3lit. to beat milk; to churn (to make butter); milk foamer (for cappuccino)
223打鸟 打鳥 niǎoda3 niao3to shoot a bird (with a gun, slingshot etc); to photograph birds
224打拍 pāida3 pai1to beat time; to mark rhythm on drum or clapper boards
225打拍子 pāi zida3 pai1 zi5to beat time
226打牌 páida3 pai2to play mahjong or cards
227打跑 pǎoda3 pao3to run off rebuffed; to fend off; (to fight off and make sb) run off
228打炮 pàoda3 pao4to open fire with artillery; to set off firecrackers; to make one's stage debut; (slang) to have sex; to masturbate
229打喷嚏 打噴嚏 pēn da3 pen1 ti4to sneeze
230打棚 péngda3 peng2(dialect) to joke
231打屁 da3 pi4to chat idly
232打屁股 guda3 pi4 gu5to spank sb's bottom
233打拼 pīnda3 pin1to work hard; to try to make a living
234打破砂锅问到底 打破砂鍋問到底 shā guō wèn dào da3 po4 sha1 guo1 wen4 dao4 di3to go to the bottom of things (idiom)
235打扑克 打撲克 da3 pu1 ke4to play cards; to play poker
236打起瞌睡 shuìda3 qi3 ke1 shui4to doze off; to fall asleep
237打气 打氣 da3 qi4to inflate; to pump up; fig. to encourage; to boost morale
238打气筒 打氣筒 tǒngda3 qi4 tong3bicycle pump
239打千 qiānda3 qian1genuflection, a form of salutation in Qing times performed by men, going down on the right knee and reaching down with the right hand
240打前站 qián zhànda3 qian2 zhan4to set out in advance to make arrangements (board, lodging etc); (military) to dispatch an advance party
241打枪 打槍 qiāngda3 qiang1to fire a gun; to substitute for sb in sitting an examination
242打轻骂俏 打輕罵俏 qīng qiàoda3 qing1 ma4 qiao4to flirt (idiom)
243打情骂俏 打情罵俏 qíng qiàoda3 qing2 ma4 qiao4to tease a woman by pretending to be displeased with her; to flirt with a member of the opposite sex; to banter flirtatiously
244打球 qiúda3 qiu2to play ball; to play with a ball
245打趣 da3 qu4to make fun of
246打拳 quánda3 quan2to do shadowboxing
247打扰 打擾 rǎoda3 rao3to disturb; to bother; to trouble
248打入牢狱 打入牢獄 láo da3 ru4 lao2 yu4to throw sb. into prison (idiom)
249打入冷宫 打入冷宮 lěng gōngda3 ru4 leng3 gong1to snub; to consign to the trash heap of history
250打伞 打傘 sǎnda3 san3to hold up an umbrella
251打散 sànda3 san4to scatter; to break sth up; to beat (an egg)
252打杀 打殺 shāda3 sha1to kill
253打伤 打傷 shāngda3 shang1to injure; to wound; to damage
254打赏 打賞 shǎngda3 shang3to reward; to tip; to give a gratuity
255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
256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)
257打食 shída3 shi2to go in search of food (of animals); to take medicine for indigestion or gastro-intestinal upsets
258打手枪 打手槍 shǒu qiāngda3 shou3 qiang1to masturbate
259打手语 打手語 shǒu da3 shou3 yu3to use sign language
260打手 shouda3 shou5hired thug
261打水 shuǐda3 shui3to draw water; to splash water
262打水漂 shuǐ piāoda3 shui3 piao1to skip stones (on water); (coll.) to squander one's money on a bad investment
263打死打伤 打死打傷 shāngda3 si3 da3 shang1to kill or wound (idiom)
264打算盘 打算盤 suàn pánda3 suan4 pan2to compute on the abacus; (fig.) to calculate; to plan; to scheme
265打胎 tāida3 tai1to have an abortion
266打探 tànda3 tan4to make discreet inquiries; to scout out
267打嚏喷 打嚏噴 penda3 ti4 pen5to sneeze
268打天下 tiān xiàda3 tian1 xia4to seize power; to conquer the world; to establish and expand a business; to carve out a career for oneself
269打铁 打鐵 tiěda3 tie3to forge ironware
270打铁赶热 打鐵趕熱 tiě gǎn da3 tie3 gan3 re4Strike while the iron is hot. (idiom)
271打挺儿 打挺兒 tǐng rda3 ting3 r5to arch one's body and fling one's head back
272打通宵 tōng xiāoda3 tong1 xiao1to spend the whole night
273打退 tuìda3 tui4to beat back; to repel; to repulse
274打退堂鼓 tuì táng da3 tui4 tang2 gu3lit. to beat the return drum (idiom); fig. to give up; to turn tail
275打网 打網 wǎngda3 wang3to net sth; to catch sth with a net
276打问 打問 wènda3 wen4to inquire about; to give sb the third degree
277打下手 xià shǒuda3 xia4 shou3to act in a supporting role; fig. to play second fiddle
278打响鼻儿 打響鼻兒 xiǎng rda3 xiang3 bi2 r5(of a horse etc) to snort
279打响名号 打響名號 xiǎng míng hàoda3 xiang3 ming2 hao4to become well-known
280打消 xiāoda3 xiao1to dispel (doubts, misgivings etc); to give up on
281打小报告 打小報告 xiǎo bào gàoda3 xiao3 bao4 gao4(coll.) to tattletale; to rat on sb
282打小算盘 打小算盤 xiǎo suàn pánda3 xiao3 suan4 pan2lit. to count on a narrow abacus (idiom); petty and scheming selfishly; concerned with petty interests; selfish and uncaring of the interests of others; bean counter
283打心眼里 打心眼裡 xīn yǎn lida3 xin1 yan3 li5from the bottom of one's heart; heartily; sincerely
284打旋 xuánda3 xuan2to revolve
285打旋儿 打旋兒 xuán rda3 xuan2 r5erhua variant of 打旋
286打雪仗 xuě zhàngda3 xue3 zhang4to have a snowball fight
287打压 打壓 da3 ya1to suppress; to beat down
288打牙祭 da3 ya2 ji4to have a large and sumptuous meal (traditionally on the 1st and 15th of each month)
289打哑谜 打啞謎 da3 ya3 mi2to talk in riddles
290打哑语 打啞語 da3 ya3 yu3to use sign language
291打眼 yǎnda3 yan3to drill or bore a hole; to attract attention; conspicuous
292打烊 yàngda3 yang4to close shop in the evening; also pr. [da3 yang2]
293打爷骂娘 打爺罵娘 niángda3 ye2 ma4 niang2unfilial (idiom)
294打野炮 pàoda3 ye3 pao4(slang) to have sex outdoors or in a public place
295打野战 打野戰 zhànda3 ye3 zhan4see 打野炮
296打印 yìnda3 yin4to print; to seal; to stamp
297打印服务器 打印服務器 yìn da3 yin4 fu2 wu4 qi4print server
298打印机 打印機 yìn da3 yin4 ji1printer
299打印头 打印頭 yìn tóuda3 yin4 tou2print head
300打游击 打游擊 yóu da3 you2 ji1to fight as a guerilla; (fig.) to live or eat at no fixed place
301打油诗 打油詩 yóu shīda3 you2 shi1humorous poem; limerick
302打鱼 打魚 da3 yu2to fish
303打圆场 打圓場 yuán chǎngda3 yuan2 chang3to help to resolve a dispute; to smooth things over
304打砸 da3 za2to do odd jobs; to do unskilled work; to smash up; to vandalize
305打早 zǎoda3 zao3earlier; long ago; as soon as possible
306打造 zàoda3 zao4to create; to build; to develop; to forge (of metal)
307打斋 打齋 zhāida3 zhai1to beg for (vegetarian) food
308打折 zhéda3 zhe2to give a discount
309打折扣 zhé kòuda3 zhe2 kou4to give a discount; to be of less value than anticipated
310打针 打針 zhēnda3 zhen1to give or have an injection
311打制 打製 zhìda3 zhi4to forge (silverware, metal implements etc)
312打制石器 打製石器 zhì shí da3 zhi4 shi2 qi4a chipped stone (paleolithic) implement
313打肿脸充胖子 打腫臉充胖子 zhǒng liǎn chōng pàng zida3 zhong3 lian3 chong1 pang4 zi5lit. to swell one's face up by slapping it to look imposing (idiom); to seek to impress by feigning more than one's abilities
314打中 zhòngda3 zhong4to hit (a target)
315打住 zhùda3 zhu4to stop; to halt
316打转 打轉 zhuànda3 zhuan4to spin; to rotate; to revolve
317打桩 打樁 zhuāngda3 zhuang1to drive piles into
318打桩机 打樁機 zhuāng da3 zhuang1 ji1pile driver (machinery)
319打字 da3 zi4to type
320打字机 打字機 da3 zi4 ji1typewriter
321打字员 打字員 yuánda3 zi4 yuan2typist
322打嘴 zuǐda3 zui3to slap sb's face; to slap one's own face; fig. to fail to live up to a boast
323打嘴巴 zuǐ bada3 zui3 ba5to slap
324打坐 zuòda3 zuo4to sit in meditation; to meditate
325打坐坡 zuò da3 zuo4 po1(of a horse, dog etc) to sit back on one's haunches and refuse to be coaxed forward; (of a person) to brace oneself to resist being made to go forward; (fig.) to dig one's heels in
326大炮打蚊子 pào wén zida4 pao4 da3 wen2 zi5cannon fire to hit a mosquito; to use a sledgehammer to crack a nut
327单打独斗 單打獨鬥 dān dòudan1 da3 du2 dou4to fight alone (idiom)
328倒打一耙 dào dao4 da3 yi1 pa2lit. to strike with a muckrake (idiom), cf Pigsy 猪八戒 in Journey to the West 西游记 ; fig. to counterattack; to make bogus accusations (against one's victim)
329点阵打印机 點陣打印機 diǎn zhèn yìn dian3 zhen4 da3 yin4 ji1dot matrix printer
330点阵式打印机 點陣式打印機 diǎn zhèn shì yìn dian3 zhen4 shi4 da3 yin4 ji1dot matrix printer
331电打 電打 diàn dian4 da3electric typewriter (as opposed to hand typewriter), abbr. for 电打字机
332电打字机 電打字機 diàn dian4 da3 zi4 ji1electric typewriter (as opposed to hand typewriter)
333吊打 diào diao4 da3to hang sb up and beat him
334跌打损伤 跌打損傷 diē sǔn shāngdie1 da3 sun3 shang1injury such as contusion, sprain or fracture from falling, blow etc
335跌打药 跌打藥 diē yàodie1 da3 yao4liniment
336动辄打骂 動輒打罵 dòng zhé dong4 zhe2 da3 ma4to beat sb. and swear at him on the least pretext (idiom)
337毒打 du2 da3beat up; Classifiers:
338短打扮 duǎn banduan3 da3 ban5shorts; tight-fitting clothes
339对打 對打 duì dui4 da3to spar; to fight; to duke it out
340翻波打滚 翻波打滾 fān gǔnfan1 bo1 da3 gun3to raise a ruckus (idiom)
341风吹雨打 風吹雨打 fēng chuī feng1 chui1 yu3 da3lit. windswept and battered by rain; to undergo hardship (idiom)
342干打垒 乾打壘 gān lěigan1 da3 lei3rammed earth; adobe house
343敢冲敢打 敢衝敢打 gǎn chōng gǎn gan3 chong1 gan3 da3to have courage and the will to fight (idiom)
344敢打敢冲 敢打敢衝 gǎn gǎn chōnggan3 da3 gan3 chong1courageous and daring
345哥打巴鲁 哥打巴魯 Ge1 da3 ba1 lu3Kota Bharu, city in Malaysia on border with Thailand, capital of Kelantan sultanate
346管打来回 管打來回 guǎn lái huíguan3 da3 lai2 hui2to guarantee a promise (idiom)
347和尚打伞 和尚打傘 shang sǎnhe2 shang5 da3 san3see 和尚打傘和尚打伞无法无天
348和尚打伞,无法无天 和尚打傘,無法無天 shang sǎn , tiānhe2 shang5 da3 san3 , wu2 fa3 wu2 tian1lit. like a monk holding an umbrella — no hair, no sky (idiom) (punning on [fa4] vs [fa3]); fig. defying the law and the principles of heaven; lawless
349击打 擊打 ji1 da3laser printer; abbr. for 激光打印机 ; to beat; to lash
350鸡飞蛋打 雞飛蛋打 fēi dàn ji1 fei1 dan4 da3the chicken has flown the coop and the eggs are broken; a dead loss (idiom)
351激光打引机 激光打引機 guāng yǐn ji1 guang1 da3 yin3 ji1laser printer
352激光打印机 激光打印機 guāng yìn ji1 guang1 da3 yin4 ji1laser printer
353吉打 Ji2 da3Kedah, state of northwest Malaysia, capital Alor Star 亚罗士打
354即付即打 ji2 fu4 ji2 da3pay as you go
355近打 jìn Jin4 da3Kinta valley and river in Perak, Malaysia
356近打河 jìn Jin4 da3 He2Kinta River in Perak, Malaysia
357精打光 jīng guāngjing1 da3 guang1with absolutely nothing; completely broke
358精打细算 精打細算 jīng suànjing1 da3 xi4 suan4meticulous planning and careful accounting (idiom)
359精收细打 精收細打 jīng shōu jing1 shou1 xi4 da3careful reaping and threshing (idiom)
360开打 開打 kāi kai1 da3(of a sports competition or match) to commence; (of a war or battle) to break out; to perform acrobatic or choreographed fighting (in Chinese opera); to brawl; to come to blows
361砍柴打草 kǎn chái cǎokan3 chai2 da3 cao3to chop firewood (idiom)
362拷打 kǎo kao3 da3to beat a prisoner (to obtain confessions); to give sb the third degree; to torture
363苦迭打 dié ku3 die2 da3coup d'état (loanword)
364宽打窄用 寬打窄用 kuān zhǎi yòngkuan1 da3 zhai3 yong4to give oneself leeway (idiom); to allow room for error
365兰姆打 蘭姆打 lán lan2 mu3 da3lambda (Greek letter Λλ)
366老鼠过街,人人喊打 老鼠過街,人人喊打 lǎo shǔ guò jiē , rén rén hǎn lao3 shu3 guo4 jie1 , ren2 ren2 han3 da3lit. when a rat crosses the street, people chase it down (idiom); fig. everyone detests a lowlife
367雷打不动 雷打不動 léi dònglei2 da3 bu4 dong4not shaken by thunder (idiom); the arrangements are unalterable; to adhere rigidly to regulations; will go ahead whatever happens (of an arrangement or plan)
368雷公打豆腐 léi gōng dòu fuLei2 Gong1 da3 dou4 fu5the God of Thunder strikes bean curd; fig. to bully the weakest person; to pick on an easy target
369雷公打豆腐,拣软的欺 雷公打豆腐,揀軟的欺 léi gōng dòu fu , jiǎn ruǎn de Lei2 Gong1 da3 dou4 fu5 , jian3 ruan3 de5 qi1the God of Thunder strikes bean curd, a bully picks the weakest person; to pick on an easy target
370雷劈天打 léi tiān lei2 pi1 tian1 da3to be killed by lightning (idiom)
371连打带骂 連打帶罵 lián dài lian2 da3 dai4 ma4to beat and scold at the same time (idiom)
372连踢带打 連踢帶打 lián dài lian2 ti1 dai4 da3to kick and beat (idiom)
373零打碎敲 líng suì qiāoling2 da3 sui4 qiao1to do things in bits and pieces (idiom); piecemeal work
374零敲碎打 líng qiāo suì ling2 qiao1 sui4 da3to do things in bits and pieces (idiom); piecemeal work
375乱打一通 亂打一通 luàn tōngluan4 da3 yi1 tong1to shower blows on (sb.) (idiom)
376满打满算 滿打滿算 mǎn mǎn suànman3 da3 man3 suan4taking everything into account (idiom); when all is said and done
377盲打 máng mang2 da3to touch-type
378没精打彩 沒精打彩 méi jīng cǎimei2 jing1 da3 cai3listless; dispirited; washed out; also written 没精打彩 ; listless; dispirited; washed out
379猛打 měng meng3 da3to strike; wham!
380摸爬滚打 摸爬滾打 gǔn mo1 pa2 gun3 da3to go through challenging experiences; to become seasoned (in one's profession etc)
381扭打 niǔ niu3 da3to wrestle; to grapple; to scuffle
382殴打罪 毆打罪 ōu zuìou1 da3 zui4assault and battery (law)
383拍桌打凳 pāi zhuō dèngpai1 zhuo1 da3 deng4to strike the table and the stool (idiom)
384泡打粉 pào fěnpao4 da3 fen3baking powder
385扑打 撲打 pu1 da3to swat; (of wings) to flap
386齐打夯儿地 齊打夯兒地 hāng r deqi2 da3 hang1 r5 de5in unison and with one voice (dialect)
387前门打虎,后门打狼 前門打虎,後門打狼 qián mén , hòu mén lángqian2 men2 da3 hu3 , hou4 men2 da3 lang2to beat a tiger from the front door, only to have a wolf come in at the back (idiom); fig. facing one problem after another
388枪打出头鸟 槍打出頭鳥 qiāng chū tóu niǎoqiang1 da3 chu1 tou2 niao3the shot hits the bird that pokes its head out (idiom); nonconformity gets punished
389强打 強打 qiáng qiang2 da3promotion (for a product); advertisement
390敲打 qiāo qiao1 da3to beat sb; to beat (a drum)
391敲打锣鼓 敲打鑼鼓 qiāo luó qiao1 da3 luo2 gu3lit. to beat a gong; fig. to irritate sb; a provocation
392敲锣打鼓 敲鑼打鼓 qiāo luó qiao1 luo2 da3 gu3to beat gongs and sound drums (idiom)
393敲门打户 敲門打戶 qiāo mén qiao1 men2 da3 hu4to knock at doors (idiom)
394敲敲打打 qiāo qiāo qiao1 qiao1 da3 da3to make a continual banging sound; (fig.) to provoke with words
395乔装打扮 喬裝打扮 qiáo zhuāng bànqiao2 zhuang1 da3 ban4to dress up in disguise (idiom); to pretend for the purpose of deceit
396轻打 輕打 qīng qing1 da3tap; hit lightly
397请勿打扰 請勿打擾 qǐng rǎoqing3 wu4 da3 rao3please do not disturb
398穷追猛打 窮追猛打 qióng zhuī měng qiong2 zhui1 meng3 da3relentlessly pursue and fiercely attack (idiom)
399屈打成招 chéng zhāoqu1 da3 cheng2 zhao1to obtain confessions under torture
400拳打 quán quan2 da3to punch
401拳打脚踢 拳打腳踢 quán jiǎo quan2 da3 jiao3 ti1lit. to punch and kick (idiom); to beat up; fig. determined to sort out a problem
402全垒打 全壘打 quán lěi quan2 lei3 da3home run (baseball)
403肉包子打狗 ròu bāo gǒurou4 bao1 zi3 da3 gou3what's gone can never come back
404肉痒讨打 肉癢討打 ròu yǎng tǎo rou4 yang3 tao3 da3so naughty as to invite parental discipline (idiom)
405撒科打诨 撒科打諢 hùnsa1 ke1 da3 hun4to intersperse comic dialogue (as they do in operas)
406撒泼打滚 撒潑打滾 gǔnsa1 po1 da3 gun3to fly into a tantrum (idiom)
407三天不打,上房揭瓦 sān tiān , shàng fáng jiē san1 tian1 bu4 da3 , shang4 fang2 jie1 wa3three days without a beating, and a child will scale the roof to rip the tiles (idiom); spare the rod, spoil the child
408三天打鱼,两天晒网 三天打魚,兩天曬網 sān tiān , liǎng tiān shài wǎngsan1 tian1 da3 yu2 , liang3 tian1 shai4 wang3lit. to fish for three days and sun-dry the nets for two days (proverb); fig. not to persevere in doing sth; to do sth by fits and starts
409散打 sàn san4 da3mixed martial arts
410扫黄打非 掃黃打非 sǎo huáng fēisao3 huang2 da3 fei1to eradicate pornography and illegal publications
411盛装打扮 盛裝打扮 shèng zhuāng bànsheng4 zhuang1 da3 ban4to be rigged out in one's best (idiom)
412施打 shī shi1 da3to inject (a vaccine etc)
413拾零打短 shí líng duǎnshi2 ling2 da3 duan3to do odd jobs (idiom)
414手打 shǒu shou3 da3hand typewriter (as opposed to electric typewriter), abbr. for 手打字机
415手打字机 手打字機 shǒu shou3 da3 zi4 ji1hand typewriter (as opposed to electric typewriter)
416受骂挨打 受罵挨打 shòu ái shou4 ma4 ai2 da3to be scolded and beaten; to be ill-treated (idiom)
417梳妆打扮 梳妝打扮 shū zhuāng bànshu1 zhuang1 da3 ban4to deck oneself out; to dress smartly; to be dressed up (idiom)
418恕我打扰 恕我打擾 shù rǎoshu4 wo3 da3 rao3Excuse my troubling you. (idiom)
419双打 雙打 shuāng shuang1 da3doubles (in sports); Classifiers:
420说笑打诨 說笑打諢 shuō xiào hùnshuo1 xiao4 da3 hun4to make all manner of quips and jokes (idiom)
421厮打 廝打 si1 da3to fight together; to come to blows
422死缠烂打 死纏爛打 chán làn si3 chan2 lan4 da3(coll.) to pester; to harass
423四面挨打 miàn ái si4 mian4 ai2 da3to be beaten on all sides (idiom)
424铁打 鐵打 tiě tie3 da3made of iron; strong as iron
425铁打的衙门,流水的官 鐵打的衙門,流水的官 tiě de men , liú shuǐ de guāntie3 da3 de5 ya2 men5 , liu2 shui3 de5 guan1lit. the yamen is strong as iron, the officials flow like water (idiom); fig. government officials come and go
426痛打 tòng tong4 da3to beat sb soundly
427歪打正着 歪打正著 wāi zhèng zháowai1 da3 zheng4 zhao2to succeed by a lucky stroke
428网络打手 網絡打手 wǎng luò shǒuWang3 luo4 da3 shou3see 网络水军
429网络打印机 網絡打印機 wǎng luò yìn wang3 luo4 da3 yin4 ji1network printer
430围城打援 圍城打援 wéi chéng yuánwei2 cheng2 da3 yuan2to besiege and strike the relief force (idiom); strategy of surrounding a unit to entice the enemy to reinforce, then striking the new troops
431围点打援 圍點打援 wéi diǎn yuánwei2 dian3 da3 yuan2to encircle an enemy post in order to attack reinforcements coming to its aid (idiom)
432稳扎猛打 穩扎猛打 wěn zhā měng wen3 zha1 meng3 da3to successively secure positions to advance (idiom)
433稳扎稳打 穩扎穩打 wěn zhā wěn wen3 zha1 wen3 da3to go steady and strike hard (in fighting); fig. steadily and surely
434无精打彩 無精打彩 jīng cǎiwu2 jing1 da3 cai3dispirited and downcast (idiom); listless; in low spirits; washed out; dull and colorless (idiom); lacking vitality; not lively
435武打 wu3 da3acrobatic fighting in Chinese opera or dance
436武打片 piànwu3 da3 pian4action movie; kungfu movie
437五打一 wu3 da3 yi1to masturbate (slang)
438误打误撞 誤打誤撞 zhuàngwu4 da3 wu4 zhuang4accidentally; to act before thinking
439牺牲打 犧牲打 shēng xi1 sheng1 da3sacrifice hit (in sport, e.g. baseball)
440先打后拉 先打後拉 xiān hòu xian1 da3 hou4 la1to first attack and then cajole (idiom)
441闲磕打牙 閑磕打牙 xián xian2 ke1 da3 ya2to chat idly (idiom)
442相打相骂 相打相罵 xiāng xiāng xiang1 da3 xiang1 ma4to fight and insult each other (idiom)
443小打小闹 小打小鬧 xiǎo xiǎo nàoxiao3 da3 xiao3 nao4small-scale
444心里打鼓 心裡打鼓 xīn xin1 li3 da3 gu3to be nervous; to be worried; to feel diffident
445亚罗士打 亞羅士打 luó shì Ya4 luo2 shi4 da3Alor Star city, capital of Kedah state in northwest Malaysia
446严打 嚴打 yán yan2 da3to crack down on; to take severe measures against
447严厉打击 嚴厲打擊 yán yan2 li4 da3 ji1to strike a severe blow; to crack down; to take strong measures
448严刑拷打 嚴刑拷打 yán xíng kǎo yan2 xing2 kao3 da3torture; interrogation by torture
449一打三反 sān fǎnyi1 da3 san1 fan3one thing to attack and three things to oppose (1969-1970) (PRC) (idiom)
450一打一拉 yi1 da3 yi1 la1carrot and stick (idiom)
451一炮打响 一炮打響 pào xiǎngyi1 pao4 da3 xiang3to win instant success (idiom); to start off successfully
452一网打尽 一網打盡 wǎng jìnyi1 wang3 da3 jin4lit. to catch everything in the one net (idiom); fig. to scoop up the whole lot; to capture them all in one go
453迎头打击 迎頭打擊 yíng tóu ying2 tou2 da3 ji1to hit head on
454硬攻硬打 yìng gōng yìng ying4 gong1 ying4 da3to make head-on attacks (idiom)
455又打又拉 yòu yòu you4 da3 you4 la1to use both the carrot and the stick (idiom)
456又打又骂 又打又罵 yòu yòu you4 da3 you4 ma4to beat and curse at the same time (idiom)
457雨打芭蕉 jiāoyu3 da3 ba1 jiao1Raindrops drummed against the banana leaves. (idiom)
458雨打日晒 雨打日曬 shàiyu3 da3 ri4 shai4sun-scorched and rain-drenched (idiom)
459再见全垒打 再見全壘打 zài jiàn quán lěi zai4 jian4 quan2 lei3 da3walk-off home run
460责打 責打 ze2 da3to punish by flogging
461渣打银行 渣打銀行 zhā yín hángZha1 da3 Yin2 hang2Standard Chartered Bank
462张飞打岳飞 張飛打岳飛 zhāng fēi yuè fēiZhang1 fei1 da3 Yue4 fei1lit. Zhang Fei fights Yue Fei; fig. an impossible combination; an impossible turn of events (idiom)
463朝打暮骂 朝打暮罵 zhāo zhao1 da3 mu4 ma4to be beaten by day and misused by night (idiom)
464周瑜打黄盖 周瑜打黃蓋 zhōu huáng gàiZhou1 Yu2 da3 Huang2 Gai4fig. with the connivance of both sides; fig. by mutual consent; cf Wu patriot Huang Gai submits to mock beating at the hands of General Zhou Yu to deceive Cao Cao 曹操 before the 208 battle of Redcliff 赤壁之战
465竹篮打水 竹籃打水 zhú lán shuǐzhu2 lan2 da3 shui3using a wicker basket to draw water (idiom); wasted effort
466竹篮打水,一场空 竹籃打水,一場空 zhú lán shuǐ , cháng kōngzhu2 lan2 da3 shui3 , yi1 chang2 kong1using a wicker basket to draw water (idiom); wasted effort
467主打品牌 zhǔ pǐn páizhu3 da3 pin3 pai2premium brand; flagship product
468撞击式打印机 撞擊式打印機 zhuàng shì yìn zhuang4 ji1 shi4 da3 yin4 ji1impact printer
469追打 zhuī zhui1 da3to chase and beat
470自打 zi4 da3(coll.) since

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