不是

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Chinese[edit]

(negative prefix); not; no
 
is; are; am; yes; to be
simp. and trad.
(不是)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

不是

  1. fault; mistake; wrongdoing
    不是  ―  dōu shì wǒ de bùshì  ―  It's all my fault
    不是 / 不是  ―  kuài qù péi ge bùshì  ―  quickly, go and apologise (to them)

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

不是

  1. to not be
    不是 [MSC, trad.]
    不是 [MSC, simp.]
    Zhè bùshì wǒ de shū. [Pinyin]
    This is not my book.
    不是明白只是 [MSC, trad.]
    不是明白只是 [MSC, simp.]
    Bùshì wǒ bù míngbái, wǒ zhǐshì bù xiǎng shuō. [Pinyin]
    It's not that I don't know; it's just that I don't want to say it.

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