笨手笨脚

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 笨手笨腳

EtymologyEdit

  • Literally, "stupid hands, stupid feet"

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bènshǒubènjiǎo
Zhuyin ㄅㄣˋ ㄕㄡˇ ㄅㄣˋ ㄐㄧㄠˇ
IPA (key) /pən⁵¹ ʂoʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ pən⁵¹ t͡ɕi̯ɑʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

AdjectiveEdit

笨手笨脚 (simplified, Pinyin bènshǒubènjiǎo, traditional 笨手笨腳)

  1. (colloquial) clumsy; all thumbs
Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 09:39