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 méiMei2classifier for coins, rings, badges, pearls, sporting medals, rockets, satellites etc; tree trunk; whip; wooden peg, used as a gag for marching soldiers (old); surname Mei
2不可枚举 不可枚舉 méi bu4 ke3 mei2 ju3innumerable (idiom)
3不胜枚举 不勝枚舉 shèng méi bu4 sheng4 mei2 ju3too numerous to mention individually or one by one
4猜枚 cāi méicai1 mei2drinking game where one has to guess the number of small objects in the other player's closed hand
5马工枚速 馬工枚速 gōng méi Ma3 gong1 Mei2 su4Sima Xiangru is meticulous and Mei Gao is fast (idiom); to each his good points
6枚卜 méi mei2 bu3to choose officials by divination (archaic); to practice divination without a definite question
7枚乘 méi chéngMei2 Cheng2Mei Cheng (-c. 140 BC), Han dynasty poet
8枚举 枚舉 méi mei2 ju3to enumerate
9钳马衔枚 鉗馬銜枚 qián xián méiqian2 ma3 xian2 mei2with horses and soldiers gagged (idiom); (of a marching army) in utter silence
10衔枚疾走 銜枚疾走 xián méi zǒuxian2 mei2 ji2 zou3to march swiftly with a gag in the mouth (in night attacks) (idiom)
11袁枚 yuán méiYuan2 Mei2Yuan Mei (1716-1798), famous Qing poet and critic, one of Three great poets of the Qianlong era 乾嘉三大家

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