事不过三

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Mandarin[edit]

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Proverb[edit]

事不过三 (simplified, Pinyin shì bù guò sān, traditional 事不過三)

  1. There will not be a fourth time.

Usage notes[edit]

When somebody does wrong by you or lets you down for the third time, you might say this to indicate that you no longer want anything to do with them.

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