勉為其難

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Chinese[edit]

exhort
 
because of; for; to
because of; for; to; act as; take...to be; to be; to do; to serve as; to become
 
his; her; its
his; her; its; theirs; that; such; it (refers to sth preceding it)
 
disaster; distress; to scold
disaster; distress; to scold; difficult (to...); problem; difficulty; difficult; not good
trad. (勉為其難)
simp. (勉为其难)

Pronunciation[edit]


Idiom[edit]

勉為其難

  1. to reluctantly do something that is almost beyond one's ability or something that one does not wish to do
  2. to force someone to do something that he/she is hardly capable of or is unwilling to do