开绿灯

MandarinEdit

simpl. 绿灯
trad. 開綠燈

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin kāi lǜdēng
Zhuyin ㄎㄞ ㄌㄩˋ ㄉㄥ
IPA (key) /kʰaɪ̯⁵⁵ ly⁵¹ tɤŋ⁵⁵/

VerbEdit

开绿灯 (simplified, Pinyin kāi lǜdēng, traditional 開綠燈)

  1. (colloquial) to give the green light; to permit or allow someone or something
    政府应该合格产品上市开绿灯
    Zhèngfǔ bù yīnggāi gěi bù hégé chǎnpǐn shàngshì kāilǜdēng.
    The government shouldn't give the green light for sub-par products to go on the market.
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 14:43