不得已

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bùdéyǐ
Zhuyin ㄅㄨˋ ㄉㄜˊ ㄧˇ
IPA (key) /pu⁵¹ tɤ³⁵ i²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/
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AdverbEdit

不得已 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin bùdéyǐ)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) to have no alternative but to; to act against one's will; to have to

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 01:08