不會

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See also: 不会

Chinese[edit]

not; no
 
to meet; to gather; group; to assemble; association; be able to; be likely to; to balance an account; accounting
trad. (不會)
simp. (不会)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

不會

  1. Used other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see ,‎ .
  2. be unlikely; will not
    不會 / 不会  ―  Rén bùhuì duō de.  ―  There won't be too many people.
  3. have not learned to; be unable to
    不會游泳 / 不会游泳  ―  bùhuì yóuyǒng.  ―  I don't know how to swim.
  4. Used in rhetorical questions to express reproach for nonperformance of an action
    Bùhuì zǎodiǎnr gàosù wǒ ma! [Pinyin]
    You should have told me earlier!
    不會自己 / 不会自己  ―  bùhuì zìjǐ mǎi ma?  ―  Why don't you buy for yourself?

Interjection[edit]

不會

  1. (chiefly Taiwan) you're welcome

Synonyms[edit]

Dialectal synonyms of 不客氣 (“you're welcome”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 不客氣
Mandarin Beijing 不客氣別客氣不用客氣不謝不用謝應該的沒事兒
Taiwan 不客氣別客氣不用客氣不謝不用謝應該的不會
Cantonese Guangzhou 唔使客氣應該嘅
Hong Kong 唔使客氣唔使應該嘅乜說話
Hakka Miaoli (N. Sixian) 毋使細義
Liudui (S. Sixian) 毋使細義
Hsinchu (Hailu) 毋使細義
Dongshi (Dabu) 毋使細義
Zhuolan (Raoping) 毋使細義
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 毋使細義
Min Nan Taipei 免客氣
Kaohsiung 免客氣
Yilan 免客氣
Chaozhou 免客氣莫客氣
Wu Shanghai 勿要客氣