白搭

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Chinese[edit]

 
white; snowy; empty; blank; bright; clear; plain; pure; gratuitous
 
build (scaffolding); take (boat, train); hang; join; match; take passage
simp. and trad.
(白搭)

Etymology[edit]

Literally: "thrown in for nothing."

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

白搭

  1. (slang) in vain; no good; useless
    吵架白搭
    gēn tā chǎojià yěshì báidā
    There's no use arguing with him.