不着调

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl.
trad. 不著調

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bùzháodiào
Zhuyin ㄅㄨˋ ㄓㄠˊ ㄉㄧㄠˋ
IPA (key) /pu⁵¹ ʈ͡ʂɑʊ̯³⁵ ti̯ɑʊ̯⁵¹/
Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing, erhua-ed)
Pinyin bùzháodiàor
Zhuyin ㄅㄨˋ ㄓㄠˊ ㄉㄧㄠˋㄦ
IPA (key) /pu⁵¹ ʈ͡ʂɑʊ̯³⁵ tjaʊɻʷ⁵¹/

Adjective[edit]

不着调 (simplified, Pinyin bùzháodiào, traditional 不著調) (slang, Beijing, pejorative)

  1. saying and doing things in an impractical and irrelevant manner
  2. having no clear life goals
  3. immoral; unorthodox; dishonest