臭美

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Chinese[edit]

 
sense of smell; smell bad; stench; stink; smelly; to smell (bad)
beautiful; beauty; America
simp. and trad.
(臭美)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

臭美

  1. vain
    時新說法,陸小璐明星臉」。偏偏特別臭美 [MSC, trad.]
    时新说法,陆小璐明星脸”。偏偏特别臭美 [MSC, simp.]
    From: 2008: Qin Yong (秦俑), 化妆
    Yòng shíxīn de shuōfǎ, Lù Xiǎolù yǒu zhù yī zhāng “míngxīngliǎn”. Zhè yě jiù suàn le, piānpiān tā hái tèbié chòuměi. [Pinyin]
    To use the fashionable saying, Lu Xiaolu had a "star face" (i.e. a certain star-like quality). That I didn't mind, but I couldn't stand how vain she was.
  2. smug

Verb[edit]

臭美

  1. to beautify; to dress up