无精打采

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl.
trad. 無精打采

Etymology[edit]

Literally, "no spirit can be gathered up."

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin wú jīng dǎ cǎi
Zhuyin ㄨˊ ㄐㄧㄥ ㄉㄚˇ ㄘㄞˇ
IPA (key) /u³⁵ t͡ɕiŋ⁵⁵ ta̠²¹⁴⁻³⁵ t͡sʰaɪ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

Idiom[edit]

无精打采 (simplified, Pinyin wú jīng dǎ cǎi, traditional 無精打采)

  1. listless; lackadaisical

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