可遇而不可求

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Chinese[edit]

 
can; may; able to; certain(ly); to suit; (particle used for emphasis)
meet with
 
and; as well as; but (not); yet (not); (shows causal relation); (shows change of state); (shows contrast)
cannot
 
to seek; to look for; to request; to demand; to beseech
simp. and trad.
(可遇而不可求)
不可

Pronunciation[edit]

Idiom[edit]

可遇而不可求

  1. just have to let it happen, you can't force it