面面相觑

MandarinEdit

simpl. 面面
trad. 面面相覷

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin miànmiàn xiāng qù
Zhuyin ㄇㄧㄢˋ ㄇㄧㄢˋ ㄒㄧㄤ ㄑㄩˋ
IPA (key) /mi̯ɛn⁵¹⁻⁵³ mi̯ɛn⁵¹ ɕi̯ɑŋ⁵⁵ t͡ɕʰy⁵¹/

IdiomEdit

面面相觑 (simplified, Pinyin miànmiàn xiāng qù, traditional 面面相覷)

  1. to look at each other (in fear) without knowing what to do; to look at each other in blank dismay
Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 08:36