強賓不壓主

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Chinese[edit]

 
strength; force; power; powerful; better
visitor; guest not; no; (negative prefix)
 
to crush; to press; to push down; to keep under (control); in the first place
 
to own; to host; master; lord; primary
trad. (強賓不壓主)
simp. (强宾不压主)

Pronunciation[edit]


Proverb[edit]

強賓不壓主

  1. A guest should never try to put himself in a superior position to his host.

References[edit]

  • “強賓不壓主”, in Guoyu Cidian On-line Mandarin Dictionary (國語辭典)[1] (in Mandarin), accessed 2010-02-12