大爺

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Chinese[edit]

 
big; great; huge; large; major; wide; deep; oldest; eldest; doctor
grandpa; etc.; old gentleman
trad. (大爺)
simp. (大爷)

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大爺

  1. (archaic) patrician or rich people
  2. insolent arrogant people
    幹活大爺遊戲幹活 [MSC, trad.]
    干活大爷游戏干活 [MSC, simp.]
    Nǐ shì gànhuó de, wǒ bù shì qǐng nǐ lái dāng dàyé de. Bié lǎo shàng bān wán yóuxì! Kuài gànhuó qù! [Pinyin]
    You are a worker, you are not a boss. Do not just play game, go to work.
  3. (regional, Northern China) father's older brother
  4. (polite) old man

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