一箭雙雕

MandarinEdit

simpl. 一箭双雕
trad. 一箭雙鵰

EtymologyEdit

Literally: one arrow, two eagles

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin yījiànshuāngdiāo [Phonetic: jiànshuāngdiāo]
Zhuyin ㄧ ㄐㄧㄢˋ ㄕㄨㄤ ㄉㄧㄠ
IPA (key) /i⁵⁵⁻³⁵ t͡ɕi̯ɛn⁵¹ ʂu̯ɑŋ⁵⁵ ti̯ɑʊ̯⁵⁵/

IdiomEdit

一箭雙雕 (traditional, Pinyin yījiànshuāngdiāo, traditional 一箭雙雕 or 一箭雙鵰, simplified 一箭双雕)

  1. kill two birds with one stone; do one task and finish two or more goals

SynonymsEdit

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