như nước đổ đầu vịt

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Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [ɲɨ˧˧ nɨək̚˧˦ ɗo˧˩ ɗəw˨˩ vit̚˧˨ʔ]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [ɲɨ˧˧ nɨək̚˦˧˥ ɗow˧˨ ɗəw˦˩ vit̚˨˩ʔ]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ɲɨ˧˧ nɨək̚˦˥ ɗow˨˩˦ ɗəw˨˩ vɨt̚˨˩˨] ~ [ɲɨ˧˧ nɨək̚˦˥ ɗow˨˩˦ ɗəw˨˩ jɨt̚˨˩˨]

Phrase[edit]

như nước đổ đầu vịt

  1. Like water off a duck's back.

Synonyms[edit]