như nước đổ đầu vịt

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Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [ɲɨ̞̠˧˧ nɨ̞̠ɜʔk̚˧ˀ˦ ˀɗo˧˩ ˀɗɜw˨˩ viʔt̚˧ˀ˨ʔ]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [ɲɨ̞̠ɰ˧˧ nɨ̞̠ɜʔk̚˦˥ ˀɗow˧˩ ˀɗɜw˧˧ viʔt̚˨ˀ˨ʔ]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ɲ̻ɨ̞̠ɰ˧˥ nɨ̞̠ɜʔk̚˦ˀ˥ ˀɗow˨˦ ˀɗɜw˨˩ vʲɨ̞̠ʔt̚˨ˀ˧ʔ]

Phrase[edit]

như nước đổ đầu vịt

  1. Like water off a duck's back.

Synonyms[edit]