吹毛求疵

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin chuī máo qiú cī
Zhuyin ㄔㄨㄟ ㄇㄠˊ ㄑㄧㄡˊ ㄘ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂʰu̯eɪ̯⁵⁵ mɑʊ̯³⁵ t͡ɕʰi̯oʊ̯³⁵ t͡sʰz̩⁵⁵/

IdiomEdit

吹毛求疵 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin chuī máo qiú cī)

  1. to engage in fault-finding
  2. nitpicky
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 09:48