吃香

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

Literally: "eat fragrance".

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin chīxiāng
Zhuyin ㄔ ㄒㄧㄤ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂʰʐ̩⁵⁵ ɕi̯ɑŋ⁵⁵/

AdjectiveEdit

吃香 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin chīxiāng)

  1. (slang) popular (e.g. people, clothing, universities, etc)
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