便宜

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Chinese[edit]

 
advantageous; cheap; ordinary; plain; convenient; handy; easy; then; so; thus; to relieve oneself
 
proper; should; suitable; appropriate
simp. and trad.
(便宜)
便

Pronunciation 1[edit]


Adjective[edit]

便宜

  1. appropriate and convenient; to be best
Derived terms[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]


Adjective[edit]

便宜

  1. cheap; inexpensive
    便宜商店 / 便宜商店  ―  Zhè shì zhèn shàng zuì piányi de shāngdiàn.  ―  This is the cheapest store in town.
    便宜做不到 [MSC, trad.]
    便宜做不到 [MSC, simp.]
    Yòng piányi de ròu jiù zuòbùdào hǎo tāng. [Pinyin]
    Cheap meat doesn't make good soup.
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Noun[edit]

便宜

  1. advantage (unfairly gained)
    每次便宜 [MSC, trad.]
    每次便宜 [MSC, simp.]
    Tā měicì bāng wǒ dōu xiǎng zhàn wǒ piányi. [Pinyin]
    He never helps me without trying to take advantage of me.
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Verb[edit]

便宜

  1. to let somebody off lightly
    不能這麼便宜 / 不能这么便宜  ―  Nǐ bùnéng zhème biànyí le tā.  ―  You shouldn't let him off so lightly.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
便
べん
Grade: 4

Grade: S
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

便宜 ‎(hiragana べんぎ, romaji bengi)

  1. convenience, advantage
    利用者 (りようしゃ)便宜 (べんぎ)のために詳細 (しょうさい)取扱説明書 (とりあつかいせつめいしょ)もついてあります。
    Go-riyōsha no bengi no tame ni shōsai na toriatsukai setsumeisho mo tsuite arimasu.
    A detailed user manual is also included for the convenience of users.
  2. facilities
    故郷 (ふるさと)田舎 (いなか)とは ()っても (すぐ)れた便宜 (べんぎ) ()っていると (おも)う。
    Furusato wa inaka to wa itte mo sugureta bengi o motte iru to omou.
    My home town might be countrified, but I'd say it still has excellent facilities.