Random Chinese Vocab 12

  1. ...而已
    • er2 yi3
    • aux. only nothing but, nothing more than
  2. 咬牙切齿
    • yao3 ya2 qie4 chi3
    • phr. to gnash one's teeth in anger, bite one's lip and gnaw one's teeth
  3. 尽管
    • jin3 guan3
    • conj. although, though
    • adv. feel free to, not hesitate to
    • lan3
    • adj. lazy, indolent, listless, sluggish
  4. 小苏打
    • xiao3 su1 da2
    • n. baking soda, sodium bicarbonate
  5. 赶到
    • gan3 dao4
    • v. to hurry (to some place)
  6. 发配
    • fa1 pei4
    • v. to transport sb to a distant place for penal servitude, to banish into the services, to be banished/exiled (punishment in ancient China)
  7. 忍无可忍
    • ren3 wu2 ke3 ren3
    • v. to be at the end of one's forebearance, to be out of patience/tolerance
  8. 你可别
    • ni3 ke3 bie2
    • phr. don't... (do something)
  9. 拖延
    • tuo1 yan2
    • v. to delay, put off, hang up
  10. 拖拉
    • tuo1 la1
    • adj. dilatory, slow, sluggish
  11. 拖拖拉拉
    • tuo1 tuo1 la1 la1
    • adj. sluggish, slow, dilatory
    • duo2
    • v. to snatch, seize
  12. 吞吞吐吐
    • tun1 tun1 tu3 tu3
    • adj. muttering, speaking with great reserve, hesitant in speaking
  13. 吞吐
    • tun1 tu3
    • phr.
    • 1. to take in and send out in large quantities
    • 2. to mumble or prevaricate
  14. 头皮
    • tou2 pi2
    • n. scalp
  15. 头皮屑
    • tou2 pi2 xie4
    • n. dandruff, scurf
    • ji4
    • char. trace, track
    • xiu4
    • n. rust, incrustation
    • v. to rust
  16. 袍子
    • pao2 zi
    • n. gown, robe
  17. 眉开眼笑
    • mei2 kai1 yan3 xiao4
    • idiom. one's eyes kindled with joy
  18. 灿灿
    • can4 can4
    • adj. bright, brilliant, dazzling (usually used after an adjective, ie; gold, yellow)
    • ju3
    • v. to raise, to elect, to cite, to enumerate
  19. 举杯
    • ju3 bei1
    • v. to toast someone (with wine), drink a toast
  20. 举重
    • ju3 zhong4
    • n. weightlifting
  21. 放声
    • fang4 sheng1
    • v. to shout
  22. 大伙
    • da4 huo3
    • pro. everybody, everyone, we all
    • wai1
    • adj. askew, slanting, improper, underhand
    • v. to recline
  23. 樵夫
    • qiao2 fu1
    • n. woodcutter, woodman, axman
  24. 贪心
    • tan1 xin1
    • adj. greedy
    • n. greed
  25. 奇妙
    • qi2 miao4
    • adj. wonderful, intriguing
    • ca1
    • v.
    • 1. to wipe, clean, scrape
    • 2. to brush by, to touch lightly, to apply, to spread on
  26. 神仙
    • shen2 xian1
    • n. supernatural being, celestial being (often portrayed as an old bearded man with flowing robes)
  27. 喷出
    • pen1 chu1
    • v. to spout, spray, belch, well up, puff out, spurt out
  28. 五彩
    • wu3 cai3
    • n. the five main colors (white, black, red, yellow and blue)
    • adj. multicolored
  29. 冒出
    • mao4 chu1
    • v. to emit, give off, pop up
  30. 忍不住
    • ren3 bu zhu4
    • phr. unbearable, cannot help, unable to bear
  31. 不料
    • bu2 liao4
    • conj. unexpectedly, without warning
  32. 布料
    • bu4 liao4
    • n. cloth
  33. 树墩
    • shu4 dun1
    • n. tree stump
    • yao1
    • n. waist, kidney, waist (of garments, robes etc...), pocket, middle, halfway
    • cha1
    • v. insert, interpose
  34. 满头大汗
    • man3 tou2 da4 han4
    • phr. brow beaded with sweat
  35. 茂密
    • mao4 mi4
    • adj. dense, thick (of grass, trees)
  36. 水潭
    • shui3 tan2
    • n. pool (of water, natural)
  37. 独木舟
    • du2 mu4 zhou1
    • n. canoe
  38. 集市
    • ji2 shi4
    • n. country fair, open air market
  39. 砍柴
    • kan3 chai2
    • v. to cut firewood, chop wood, get firewood
  40. 拿铁
    • na2 tie3
    • n. Latte (coffee)
  41. 庆典
    • qing4 dian3
    • n. celebration, ceremony
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