搖旗擂鼓

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 摇旗擂鼓
trad. 擂鼓

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin yáo qí léigǔ
Zhuyin ㄧㄠˊ ㄑㄧˊ ㄌㄟˊ ㄍㄨˇ
IPA (key) /i̯ɑʊ̯³⁵ t͡ɕʰi³⁵ leɪ̯³⁵ ku²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

Idiom[edit]

搖旗擂鼓 (traditional, Pinyin yáo qí léigǔ, simplified 摇旗擂鼓)

  1. (archaic) wave banners and beat the drums (of war)
  2. to act like someone's cheerleader