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1 wèiwei4not yet; did not; have not; not; 8th earthly branch: 1-3 p.m., 6th solar month (7th July-6th August), year of the Sheep; ancient Chinese compass point: 210°
2未来 未來 wèi láiwei4 lai2future; tomorrow; Classifiers: ; approaching; coming; pending
3尚未 shàng wèishang4 wei4not yet; still not
4未能 wèi néngwei4 neng2cannot; to fail to; unable to
5未必 wèi wei4 bi4not necessarily; maybe not
6从未 從未 cóng wèicong2 wei4never
7未曾 wèi céngwei4 ceng2hasn't (or haven't); hasn't ever
8未知 wèi zhīwei4 zhi1unknown
9未经 未經 wèi jīngwei4 jing1not having undergone; without (having gone though a certain process)
10未免 wèi miǎnwei4 mian3unavoidably; can't help; really; rather
11未有 wèi yǒuwei4 you3is not; has never been; never occurring; unprecedented
12前所未有 qián suǒ wèi yǒuqian2 suo3 wei4 you3unprecedented
13未尝 未嘗 wèi chángwei4 chang2not ever; not necessarily
14未成年 wèi chéng niánwei4 cheng2 nian2underage
15艾未未 ài wèi wèiAi4 Wei4 wei4Ai Weiwei (1957-), Chinese artist active in architecture, photography, film, as well as cultural criticism and political activism
16安危未定 ān wēi wèi dìngan1 wei1 wei4 ding4to hang in the balance (idiom)
17宝刀未老 寶刀未老 bǎo dāo wèi lǎobao3 dao1 wei4 lao3treasure knife does not age (idiom); old but still vigorous
18兵马未动,粮草先行 兵馬未動,糧草先行 bīng wèi dòng , liáng cǎo xiān xíngbing1 ma3 wei4 dong4 , liang2 cao3 xian1 xing2before the troops move, fodder and provisions go first (idiom); logistics comes before military maneuvers; an army marches on its stomach
19并未 並未 bìng wèibing4 wei4not at all; by no means
20长乐未央 長樂未央 cháng wèi yāngchang2 le4 wei4 yang1endless happiness (idiom)
21彻夜未眠 徹夜未眠 chè wèi miánche4 ye4 wei4 mian2to have not slept all night (idiom)
22喘息未定 chuǎn wèi dìngchuan3 xi1 wei4 ding4before one has a chance to catch one's breath (idiom)
23从未有过 從未有過 cóng wèi yǒu guòcong2 wei4 you3 guo4to have no precedent (idiom)
24存亡未卜 cún wáng wèi cun2 wang2 wei4 bu3Life and death cannot be foretold. (idiom)
25道谢未遑 道謝未遑 dào xiè wèi huángdao4 xie4 wei4 huang2to have no time to express one's thanks (idiom)
26丁未 dīng wèiding1 wei4forty-fourth year D8 of the 60 year cycle, e.g. 1967 or 2027
27断弦未续 斷弦未續 duàn xián wèi duan4 xian2 wei4 xu4to have not yet remarried after the death of one's wife (idiom)
28恩仇未报 恩仇未報 ēn chóu wèi bàoen1 chou2 wei4 bao4to have not settled old accounts (idiom)
29方生未死 fāng shēng wèi fang1 sheng1 wei4 si3The new order has been born but the old is not yet dead. (idiom)
30方兴未艾 方興未艾 fāng xīng wèi àifang1 xing1 wei4 ai4flourishing and still in the ascendant (idiom); rapidly expanding; still growing strong; on the up
31方兴未已 方興未已 fāng xīng wèi fang1 xing1 wei4 yi3flourishing and still in the ascendant (idiom); rapidly expanding; still growing strong; on the up
32方滋未艾 fāng wèi àifang1 zi1 wei4 ai4flourishing and still in the ascendant (idiom); rapidly expanding; still growing strong; on the up
33防患未萌 fáng huàn wèi méngfang2 huan4 wei4 meng2to prevent a disaster before the event (idiom); to nip sth in the bud
34防患未然 fáng huàn wèi ránfang2 huan4 wei4 ran2to prevent troubles before the event (idiom); to forestall; to nip sth in the bud
35防患于未然 防患於未然 fáng huàn wèi ránfang2 huan4 yu2 wei4 ran2see 防患未然
36飞出个未来 飛出個未來 fēi chū ge wèi láiFei1 chu1 ge5 Wei4 lai2Futurama (US TV animated series, 1999-)
37亘古未有 亙古未有 gèn wèi yǒugen4 gu3 wei4 you3unprecedented; never seen since ancient times
38关税未付 關稅未付 guān shuì wèi guan1 shui4 wei4 fu4duty unpaid (idiom)
39广播和未知服务器 廣播和未知服務器 guǎng wèi zhī guang3 bo1 he2 wei4 zhi1 fu2 wu4 qi4Broadcast and Unknown Server; BUS
40癸未 guǐ wèigui3 wei4twentieth year J8 of the 60 year cycle, e.g. 2003 or 2063
41含苞未放 hán bāo wèi fànghan2 bao1 wei4 fang4budding blossoms waiting to burst forth (idiom)
42毫发未伤 毫髮未傷 háo wèi shānghao2 fa4 wei4 shang1(to come out of a situation) without any injury (idiom)
43火候未到 huǒ hou wèi dàohuo3 hou5 wei4 dao4not yet up to requirement (of cooking time, training, etc.) (idiom)
44己未 wèiji3 wei4fifty-sixth year F8 of the 60 year cycle, e.g. 1979 or 2039
45见所未见 見所未見 jiàn suǒ wèi jiànjian4 suo3 wei4 jian4to see what one has never seen before; unprecedented (idiom)
46结习未尽 結習未盡 jié wèi jìnjie2 xi2 wei4 jin4Long standing practice still exists. (idiom)
47空穴来风未必无因 空穴來風未必無因 kòng xué lái fēng wèi yīnkong4 xue2 lai2 feng1 wei4 bi4 wu2 yin1wind does not come from an empty cave without reason; there's no smoke without fire (idiom)
48旷古未闻 曠古未聞 kuàng wèi wénkuang4 gu3 wei4 wen2never before in the whole of history (idiom); unprecedented; also written 旷古未有
49旷古未有 曠古未有 kuàng wèi yǒukuang4 gu3 wei4 you3never before in the whole of history (idiom); unprecedented
50雷克雅未克 léi wèi Lei2 ke4 ya3 wei4 ke4Reykjavik, capital of Iceland
51利未记 利未記 wèi Li4 wei4 ji4Book of Leviticus; Third Book of Moses
52力有未逮 yǒu wèi dàili4 you3 wei4 dai4beyond one's reach or power (to do sth)
53炼之未定 煉之未定 liàn zhī wèi dìnglian4 zhi1 wei4 ding4to spend a long time thinking about sth while unable to reach a decision
54良心未泯 liáng xīn wèi mǐnliang2 xin1 wei4 min3not totally heartless; still having a shred of conscience
55弭患未萌 huàn wèi méngmi3 huan4 wei4 meng2to nip trouble in the bud (idiom)
56墨迹未干 墨跡未乾 wèi gānmo4 ji4 wei4 gan1before the ink is dry (idiom)
57墨沈未干 墨瀋未乾 shěn wèi gānmo4 shen3 wei4 gan1before the ink is dry (idiom)
58墨汁未干 墨汁未乾 zhī wèi gānmo4 zhi1 wei4 gan1before the ink is dry (idiom)
59谋杀未遂 謀殺未遂 móu shā wèi suìmou2 sha1 wei4 sui4to make a vain attempt to murder (idiom)
60抔土未干 抔土未乾 póu wèi gānpou2 tu3 wei4 gan1It is not long since sb.'s death. (idiom)
61前所未见 前所未見 qián suǒ wèi jiànqian2 suo3 wei4 jian4unprecedented; never seen before
62前所未闻 前所未聞 qián suǒ wèi wénqian2 suo3 wei4 wen2unheard-of; unprecedented
63前所未有的 qián suǒ wèi yǒu deqian2 suo3 wei4 you3 de5unprecedented
64前途未卜 qián wèi qian2 tu2 wei4 bu3hanging in the balance; the future is hard to forecast; ¿Qué serà?; who knows what the future holds?
65前缘未了 前緣未了 qián yuán wèi liǎoqian2 yuan2 wei4 liao3one's predestined fate is yet to be fulfilled (idiom)
66情窦未开 情竇未開 qíng dòu wèi kāiqing2 dou4 wei4 kai1before puberty (idiom)
67去留未决 去留未決 liú wèi juéqu4 liu2 wei4 jue2Whether to go or stay is yet to be decided. (idiom)
68人迹未至 人跡未至 rén wèi zhìren2 ji4 wei4 zhi4(where) no man has trodden (idiom)
69乳臭未干 乳臭未乾 xiù wèi gānru3 xiu4 wei4 gan1smell of mother's milk not yet dried (idiom); immature and inexperienced; still wet behind the ears
70杀人未遂 殺人未遂 shā rén wèi suìsha1 ren2 wei4 sui4attempted murder
71善有善报,恶有恶报,若然不报时晨未到 善有善報,惡有惡報,若然不報時晨未到 shàn yǒu shàn bào , è yǒu è bào , ruò rán bào shí chén wèi dàoshan4 you3 shan4 bao4 , e4 you3 e4 bao4 , ruo4 ran2 bu4 bao4 shi2 chen2 wei4 dao4Good has its reward and evil has its recompense. The payback is just a matter of time
72善有善报恶有恶报若然不报时辰未到 善有善報惡有惡報若然不報時晨未到 shàn yǒu shàn bào è yǒu è bào ruò rán bào shí chén wèi dàoshan4 you3 shan4 bao4 e4 you3 e4 bao4 ruo4 ran2 bu4 bao4 shi2 chen2 wei4 dao4Virtue has its reward, evil its retribution; it is just a matter of time.
73尚未解决 尚未解決 shàng wèi jiě juéshang4 wei4 jie3 jue2unsolved; as yet unsettled
74尚未字人 shàng wèi rénshang4 wei4 zi4 ren2(She) is not yet betrothed to anyone. (idiom)
75涉世未深 shè shì wèi shēnshe4 shi4 wei4 shen1unpracticed; inexperienced; naive; unsophisticated
76胜败未卜 勝敗未卜 shèng bài wèi sheng4 bai4 wei4 bu3It is uncertain whether (he) will succeed or fail. (idiom)
77尸骨未寒 屍骨未寒 shī wèi hánshi1 gu3 wei4 han2while sb.'s remains are not yet cold (idiom)
78时辰未到 時辰未到 shí chen wèi dàoshi2 chen5 wei4 dao4the time has not yet come
79时机未熟 時機未熟 shí wèi shóushi2 ji1 wei4 shou2premature (idiom)
80始料未及 shǐ liào wèi shi3 liao4 wei4 ji2not expected at the outset (idiom); unforeseen; to be surprised by the turn of events
81恕未奉陪 shù wèi fèng péishu4 wei4 feng4 pei2Forgive me for not having accompanied you. (idiom)
82俗缘未了 俗緣未了 yuán wèi liǎosu2 yuan2 wei4 liao3The time has not yet come for entering a monastery. (idiom)
83宿酒未醒 jiǔ wèi xǐngsu4 jiu3 wei4 xing3to continue to have a hangover (idiom)
84素未谋面 素未謀面 wèi móu miànsu4 wei4 mou2 mian4to never see each other (idiom)
85宿醉未醒 zuì wèi xǐngsu4 zui4 wei4 xing3to still have a hangover (idiom)
86堂奥未窥 堂奧未窺 táng ào wèi kuītang2 ao4 wei4 kui1to have not seen the innermost recesses of the house (idiom)
87天真未凿 天真未鑿 tiān zhēn wèi záotian1 zhen1 wei4 zao2naive and pure (idiom)
88为时未晚 為時未晚 wéi shí wèi wǎnwei2 shi2 wei4 wan3it is not too late (idiom)
89未艾 wèi àiwei4 ai4(literary) not having come to its term
90未报 未報 wèi bàowei4 bao4unavenged; still demanding retribution
91未必见得 未必見得 wèi jiàn wei4 bi4 jian4 de2not necessarily; that's not sure
92未必尽然 未必盡然 wèi jìn ránwei4 bi4 jin4 ran2not certainly all like this (idiom)
93未便 wèi biànwei4 bian4not in a position to
94未卜 wèi wei4 bu3not foreseen; unpredictable; not on the cards
95未卜先知 wèi xiān zhīwei4 bu3 xian1 zhi1predictable; sth one can predict without being a clairvoyant
96未成 wèi chéngwei4 cheng2minor (i.e. person under 18); incomplete; unachieved; failed; abortive
97未成冠 wèi chéng guānwei4 cheng2 guan1minor (old usage, person under 20)
98未成年人 wèi chéng nián rénwei4 cheng2 nian2 ren2minor (i.e. person under 18)
99未成年者 wèi chéng nián zhěwei4 cheng2 nian2 zhe3minor (not an adult)
100未出货 未出貨 wèi chū huòwei4 chu1 huo4not yet dispatched
101未处理 未處理 wèi chǔ wei4 chu3 li3as yet unprocessed
102未达一间 未達一間 wèi jiànwei4 da2 yi1 jian4differing only slightly; not much between them
103未定 wèi dìngwei4 ding4undecided; indeterminate; still in doubt
104未发货 未發貨 wèi huòwei4 fa1 huo4goods not yet dispatched
105未孵 wèi wei4 fu1unhatched
106未敢苟同 wèi gǎn gǒu tóngwei4 gan3 gou3 tong2can't agree with
107未冠 wèi guānwei4 guan1minor (old usage, person under 20)
108未果 wèi guǒwei4 guo3to fail to eventuate; (verb suffix) to be unsuccessful in ...ing
109未遑多让 未遑多讓 wèi huáng duō ràngwei4 huang2 duo1 rang4see 不遑多让
110未婚 wèi hūnwei4 hun1unmarried
111未婚夫 wèi hūn wei4 hun1 fu1fiancé
112未婚妻 wèi hūn wei4 hun1 qi1fiancée
113未及 wèi wei4 ji2to not have had time; to have not yet; not to touch upon
114未几 未幾 wèi wei4 ji3soon; before long
115未结束 未結束 wèi jié shùwei4 jie2 shu4unfinished; unresolved
116未解 wèi jiěwei4 jie3unsolved (problem)
117未解决 未解決 wèi jiě juéwei4 jie3 jue2unsolved; as yet unsettled
118未解之谜 未解之謎 wèi jiě zhī wei4 jie3 zhi1 mi2unsolved mystery
119未尽事宜 未盡事宜 wèi jìn shì wei4 jin4 shi4 yi2unfinished matters; unsettled affairs (idiom)
120未经证实 未經證實 wèi jīng zhèng shíwei4 jing1 zheng4 shi2unconfirmed
121未竟 wèi jìngwei4 jing4unfinished; incomplete
122未竟之志 wèi jìng zhī zhìwei4 jing4 zhi1 zhi4unfulfilled ambition
123未决 未決 wèi juéwei4 jue2as yet undecided; unsolved; still outstanding
124未决定 未決定 wèi jué dìngwei4 jue2 ding4pending
125未可 wèi wei4 ke3cannot
126未可厚非 wèi hòu fēiwei4 ke3 hou4 fei1not to be censured too strictly (idiom); not altogether inexcusable; understandable
127未可同日而语 未可同日而語 wèi tóng ér wei4 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
128未可限量 wèi xiàn liàngwei4 ke3 xian4 liang4to have a brilliant future (idiom)
129未窥全豹 未窺全豹 wèi kuī quán bàowei4 kui1 quan2 bao4did not see the whole picture (idiom)
130未来派 未來派 wèi lái pàiWei4 lai2 pai4Futurism (artistic and social movement of the 20th century)
131未来式 未來式 wèi lái shìwei4 lai2 shi4future tense
132未来学 未來學 wèi lái xuéwei4 lai2 xue2future studies
133未来业绩 未來業績 wèi lái wei4 lai2 ye4 ji4future yield (of investment)
134未来主义 未來主義 wèi lái zhǔ Wei4 lai2 zhu3 yi4Futurism (artistic and social movement of the 20th century)
135未老见衰 未老見衰 wèi lǎo jiàn shuāiwei4 lao3 jian4 shuai1prematurely senile (idiom)
136未老先衰 wèi lǎo xiān shuāiwei4 lao3 xian1 shuai1to age prematurely
137未了 wèi liǎowei4 liao3unfinished; outstanding (business); unfulfilled
138未料 wèi liàowei4 liao4to not anticipate; to not expect; unanticipated; unexpected
139未名 wèi míngwei4 ming2unnamed; unidentified
140未命名 wèi mìng míngwei4 ming4 ming2untitled; unnamed; no name; nameless; unknown name
141未能免俗 wèi néng miǎn wei4 neng2 mian3 su2unable to break the custom (idiom); bound by conventions
142未签字者 未簽字者 wèi qiān zhěwei4 qian1 zi4 zhe3non-signatory
143未娶 wèi wei4 qu3a bachelor; an unmarried man
144未娶妻 wèi wei4 qu3 qi1not yet married; bachelor
145未确定 未確定 wèi què dìngwei4 que4 ding4indeterminate
146未然 wèi ránwei4 ran2in advance; before it happens (cf preventative measures); forestalling
147未删节版 未刪節版 wèi shān jié bǎnwei4 shan1 jie2 ban3unabridged edition; uncut edition
148未时 未時 wèi shíwei4 shi21-3 pm (in the system of two-hour subdivisions used in former times)
149未始 wèi shǐwei4 shi3not necessarily; may not turn out to be; maybe not
150未始不可 wèi shǐ wei4 shi3 bu4 ke3It is not impossible. (idiom)
151未受精 wèi shòu jīngwei4 shou4 jing1unfertilized (of ova, not soil)
152未受影响 未受影響 wèi shòu yǐng xiǎngwei4 shou4 ying3 xiang3unaffected; not inconvenienced
153未熟 wèi shúwei4 shu2unripe
154未遂 wèi suìwei4 sui4unsuccessful (attempt); attempted (murder, suicide)
155未提及 wèi wei4 ti2 ji2not mentioned
156未完成 wèi wán chéngwei4 wan2 cheng2imperfect; incomplete
157未完待续 未完待續 wèi wán dài wei4 wan2 dai4 xu4to be continued (idiom)
158未亡人 wèi wáng rénwei4 wang2 ren2a widow (a widow's way of referring to herself in former times)
159未武装 未武裝 wèi zhuāngwei4 wu3 zhuang1unarmed
160未详 未詳 wèi xiángwei4 xiang2unknown; unclear
161未央 wèi yāngWei4 yang1(literary) not ended; not yet over; close to the end; Weiyang District of Xi’an 西安市 , Shaanxi
162未央区 未央區 wèi yāng Wei4 yang1 Qu1Weiyang District of Xi’an 西安市 , Shaanxi
163未羊 wèi yángwei4 yang2Year 8, year of the Ram (e.g. 2003)
164未雨绸缪 未雨綢繆 wèi chóu móuwei4 yu3 chou2 mou2lit. before it rains, bind around with silk (idiom, from Book of Songs 诗经 ); fig. to plan ahead; to prepare for a rainy day
165未找到 wèi zhǎo dàowei4 zhao3 dao4could not find; search for ... produced no results
166未折现 未折現 wèi zhé xiànwei4 zhe2 xian4undiscounted; full price
167未知可否 wèi zhī fǒuwei4 zhi1 ke3 fou3uncertain of (sth.'s) feasibility (idiom)
168未知数 未知數 wèi zhī shùwei4 zhi1 shu4unknown quantity
169未知数儿 未知數兒 wèi zhī shù rwei4 zhi1 shu4 r5erhua variant of 未知数
170未知臧否 wèi zhī zāng wei4 zhi1 zang1 pi3to not know whether it's good or bad (idiom)
171未置可否 wèi zhì fǒuwei4 zhi4 ke3 fou3to refuse to comment; same as 不置可否
172闻所未闻 聞所未聞 wén suǒ wèi wénwen2 suo3 wei4 wen2unheard of; an extremely rare and unprecedented event
173小时了了,大未必佳 小時了了,大未必佳 xiǎo shí liǎo liǎo , wèi jiāxiao3 shi2 liao3 liao3 , da4 wei4 bi4 jia1being bright at an early age does not necessarily bring success upon growing up (proverb)
174辛未 xīn wèixin1 wei4eight year H8 of the 60 year cycle, e.g. 1991 or 2051
175心犹未甘 心猶未甘 xīn yóu wèi gānxin1 you2 wei4 gan1to be somewhat dissatisfied (idiom)
176脩久未晤 xiū jiǔ wèi xiu1 jiu3 wei4 wu4to have not seen for a long time (idiom)
177悬案未结 懸案未結 xuán àn wèi jiéxuan2 an4 wei4 jie2The case is still not settled. (idiom)
178悬而未决 懸而未決 xuán ér wèi juéxuan2 er2 wei4 jue2pending a decision; hanging in the balance
179血气未定 血氣未定 xuè wèi dìngxue4 qi4 wei4 ding4physical vigor of young people (idiom)
180夜犹未央 夜猶未央 yóu wèi yāngye4 you2 wei4 yang1The night is still young. (idiom)
181一波未平,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
182一言未了 yán wèi liǎoyi1 yan2 wei4 liao3Before one finishes speaking... (idiom)
183乙未 wèiyi3 wei4thirty-second year B8 of the 60 year cycle, e.g. 1955 or 2015
184意犹未尽 意猶未盡 yóu wèi jìnyi4 you2 wei4 jin4to wish to continue sth; to have not fully expressed oneself
185犹未可知 猶未可知 yóu wèi zhīyou2 wei4 ke3 zhi1don't know yet; perhaps (idiom)
186犹未为晚 猶未為晚 yóu wèi wéi wǎnyou2 wei4 wei2 wan3it is not too late (idiom)
187余怒未息 餘怒未息 wèi yu2 nu4 wei4 xi1to be still angry
188余怒未消 餘怒未消 wèi xiāoyu2 nu4 wei4 xiao1to still be angry; to feel lingering anger (idiom)
189余言未尽 餘言未盡 yán wèi jìnyu2 yan2 wei4 jin4to be unable to say all that one would like (idiom)
190远未解决 遠未解決 yuǎn wèi jiě juéyuan3 wei4 jie3 jue2far from solved
191在未来 在未來 zài wèi láizai4 wei4 lai2in the future
192榛狉未改 zhēn wèi gǎizhen1 pi1 wei4 gai3primitive state
193枕席未安 zhěn wèi ānzhen3 xi2 wei4 an1to toss about in bed (idiom)
194只字未提 隻字未提 zhī wèi zhi1 zi4 wei4 ti2didn't say a word (idiom)
195稚气未脱 稚氣未脫 zhì wèi tuōzhi4 qi4 wei4 tuo1still possessing the innocence of childhood (idiom)
196治未病 zhì wèi bìngzhi4 wei4 bing4preventative treatment (medicine)
197自杀未遂 自殺未遂 shā wèi suìzi4 sha1 wei4 sui4attempted suicide (idiom)
198作者未详 作者未詳 zuò zhě wèi xiángzuo4 zhe3 wei4 xiang2anonymous author

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