走火

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zǒuhuǒ
Zhuyin ㄗㄡˇ ㄏㄨㄛˇ
IPA (key) /t͡soʊ̯²¹⁴⁻³⁵ xu̯ɔ²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

VerbEdit

走火 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin zǒuhuǒ)

  1. (electrical engineering) to give off sparks
  2. (electrical engineering) to have a short circuit
  3. to go off by accident (of gun)
  4. to overstate
  5. be on fire
  6. to flee for one's life from a fire disaster

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 02:49