給...點兒顏色看

MandarinEdit

simpl. 给...点儿颜色看
trad. ...點兒顏色

EtymologyEdit

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin gěi...diǎnr yánsè kàn
Zhuyin ㄍㄟˇ ... ㄉㄧㄢˇㄦ ㄧㄢˊ ㄙㄜˋ ㄎㄢˋ
IPA (key) /keɪ̯²¹⁴⁻³⁵ tjɑɻ²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ i̯ɛn³⁵ sɤ⁵¹⁻⁵³ kʰa̠n⁵¹/

VerbEdit

給...點兒顏色看 (traditional, Pinyin gěi...diǎnr yánsè kàn, simplified 给...点儿颜色看)

  1. (colloquial) to display one's power in order to intimidate someone; to teach someone a lesson; to fix someone's wagon

Alternative formsEdit

  • gěi...diǎn yánsè kànkàn 給...點顏色看看
  • gěi...diǎn yánsè qiáo 給...點顏色瞧
  • gěi...diǎn yánsè qiáoqiáo 給...點顏色瞧瞧
  • gěi...diǎnr yánsè kànkàn 給...點兒顏色看看
  • gěi...diǎnr yánsè qiáo 給...點兒顏色瞧
  • gěi...diǎnr yánsè qiáoqiáo 給...點兒顏色瞧瞧
Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 23:42