一塌糊塗

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See also: 一塌糊涂

Chinese[edit]

 
one; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
collapse bewildered; confused; muddled
trad. (一塌糊塗) 糊塗
simp. (一塌糊涂) 糊涂
alt. forms 一蹋糊塗一蹋糊涂
一榻糊塗一榻糊涂
一塌胡塗一塌胡涂

Pronunciation[edit]


Idiom[edit]

一塌糊塗

  1. in a complete mess; in an awful condition; a kettle of fish
    屋子一塌糊塗 [MSC, trad.]
    屋子一塌糊涂 [MSC, simp.]
    Wūzǐ luàn dé yītāhútú. [Pinyin]
    The room was in a terrible mess.
    財政情況一塌糊塗 [MSC, trad.]
    财政情况一塌糊涂 [MSC, simp.]
    Wǒ de cáizhèng qíngkuàng yītāhútú. [Pinyin]
    My finances were in a deplorable state.