事与愿违

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl.
trad.

(At least one of the forms in the hanzi box is uncreated. Detected: "事與願違".)

Proverb[edit]

事与愿违 (simplified, Pinyin Shì yǔ yuàn wéi, traditional 事與願違)

  1. get the opposite of what one intended.