而已

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Chinese[edit]

 
and; as well as; but (not); yet (not); (shows causal relation); (shows change of state); (shows contrast)
 
already; to stop; then; afterwards
simp. and trad.
(而已)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adverb[edit]

而已

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) that's all; nothing more
    如此而已 [MSC, trad.]
    如此而已 [MSC, simp.]
    Rúcǐ éryǐ, qǐ yǒu tā zāi! [Pinyin]
    That's all there is to it!

Usage notes[edit]

  • This word can only be used at the end of a phrase.