反正

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Chinese[edit]

wrong side out or up; anti-
 
just (right); main; upright; straight; correct; principle; Chinese 1st month of year
simp. and trad.
(反正)

Pronunciation 1[edit]


Adverb[edit]

反正

  1. anyway; in any case; whatever happens
Synonyms[edit]
Dialectal synonyms of 反正 (“anyway”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 反正不管怎樣無論如何
Mandarin Beijing 反正橫豎橫直
Taiwan 反正橫豎
Jinan 反正橫豎
Xi'an 反正
Wuhan 橫直
Chengdu 橫順橫豎左橫
Yangzhou 反正
Hefei 反正橫豎
Cantonese Guangzhou 橫掂
Hong Kong 橫掂
Taishan 橫掂
Yangjiang 橫掂
Gan Nanchang 橫直
Hakka Meixian 贏輸
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 反正
Liudui (S. Sixian) 反正
Hsinchu (Hailu) 反正
Dongshi (Dabu) 反正
Zhuolan (Raoping) 反正
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 橫直
Jin Taiyuan 反正橫豎
Min Bei Jian'ou 橫直
Min Dong Fuzhou 橫直好呆
Min Nan Xiamen 橫直
Quanzhou 橫直
Zhangzhou 橫直
Taipei 橫直
Wu Shanghai 橫豎反正
Suzhou 橫豎橫道
Wenzhou 橫直
Xiang Changsha 橫直橫去
Shuangfeng 橫直紅黑

Pronunciation 2[edit]


Verb[edit]

反正

  1. to put things back in order
  2. to return to the correct path