干杯

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 乾杯

EtymologyEdit

gān ("dry") + bēi ("cup")

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin gānbēi
Zhuyin ㄍㄢ ㄅㄟ
IPA (key) /ka̠n⁵⁵ peɪ̯⁵⁵/
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VerbEdit

干杯 (simplified, Pinyin gānbēi, traditional 乾杯)

  1. to toast, to drink a toast

InterjectionEdit

干杯 (simplified, Pinyin gānbēi, traditional 乾杯)

  1. (colloquial) cheers!; bottoms up!
Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 12:29