不過

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 不过
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bùguò [Phonetic: guò]  →  búguo (toneless final syllable variant)
Zhuyin ㄅㄨˋ ㄍㄨㄛˋ  →  ㄅㄨˊ ㄍㄨㄛ˙ (toneless final syllable variant)
IPA (key) /pu⁵¹⁻³⁵ ku̯ɔ⁵¹/  →  /pu³⁵ g̊u̯ɔ³/
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Adverb[edit]

不過 (traditional, Pinyin bùguò, simplified 不过)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) only; merely
  2. (Elementary Mandarin) extremely
    不過
    Zài hǎo bùguò le!
    That's fantastic! (It couldn't be better!)

Conjunction[edit]

不過 (traditional, Pinyin bùguò, simplified 不过)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) but

Verb[edit]

不過 (traditional, Pinyin bùguò, simplified 不过)

  1. to not exceed

Synonyms[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

simpl. 不过
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

不過 (traditional, POJ m̄-ko, traditional 不過, simplified 不过)

  1. but

Synonyms[edit]

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