愛莫能助

MandarinEdit

simpl. 爱莫能助
trad.

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin ài mò néng zhù
Zhuyin ㄞˋ ㄇㄛˋ ㄋㄥˊ ㄓㄨˋ
IPA (key) /ˀaɪ̯⁵¹⁻⁵³ mu̯ɔ⁵¹ nɤŋ³⁵ ʈ͡ʂu⁵¹/

IdiomEdit

愛莫能助 (traditional, Pinyin ài mò néng zhù, simplified 爱莫能助)

  1. unable to help, despite wanting to
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 16:03