藉口

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See also: 借口

Chinese[edit]

by means of; in disorder mouth; (a measure word, for people, livestock or utensils)
trad. (藉口/借口) /
simp. (借口)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

藉口

  1. excuse; pretext
    最好遲到藉口 [MSC, trad.]
    最好迟到借口 [MSC, simp.]
    Nǐ zuìhǎo wèi chídào zhǎo ge hǎo jièkǒu. [Pinyin]
    You'd better have a good excuse for being late.

Verb[edit]

藉口

  1. to use as an excuse
    藉口上班 [MSC, trad.]
    借口上班 [MSC, simp.]
    jièkǒu yǒu shì bù lái shàngbān. [Pinyin]
    He used the fact that he had things to do as an excuse not to go to work.