東家長西家短

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Chinese[edit]

east
 
home; family; -ist; -er; -ian; measure word for stores and schools
 
long; length; forever; always; constantly; chief; head; elder; to grow; to develop
west
 
home; family; -ist; -er; -ian; measure word for stores and schools
lack; short
trad. (東家長西家短) 西
simp. (东家长西家短) 西

Pronunciation[edit]

Idiom[edit]

東家長西家短

  1. gossip about others