Last modified on 27 June 2014, at 05:42

粉丝

ChineseEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit


Etymology 1Edit

From  ("noodles") +  ("strands").

NounEdit

粉丝

  1. Cellophane noodles, Chinese vermicelli, bean threads, bean thread noodles, crystal noodles, glass noodles (transparent noodle made from starch)

SynonymEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

粉丝

  1. (slang) fan (e.g. of music, movies, celebrities)
    • 粉丝 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, simp.]
      Wǒ shì tā de fěnsī. [Pinyin]
      I'm a fan of his.

ReferencesEdit

  • 2008, Shujuan Li, Popular Chinese Expressions (流行汉语), edition 2nd (in English/Mandarin), Beijing: Sinolingua, ISBN 978-7-80200-388-0: