徐娘半老

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Chinese[edit]

slow; gentle; Xu (a surname) mother; young lady
 
half; semi-; incomplete; (after a number) and a half; half
 
old (of people); aged; venerable (person); outdated; experienced; (a prefix used before the surname of a person or a numeral indicating the order of birth of the children in a family or to indicate affection or familiarity)
simp. and trad.
(徐娘半老)

Pronunciation[edit]

Idiom[edit]

徐娘半老

  1. the woman in her thirty-forties; be already in her middle age