黄牛

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 黃牛

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin huángniú
Zhuyin ㄏㄨㄤˊ ㄋㄧㄡˊ
IPA (key) /xu̯ɑŋ³⁵ ni̯oʊ̯³⁵/

NounEdit

黄牛 (simplified, Pinyin huángniú)

  1. ox; cattle
  2. (slang) ticket scalper
  3. (slang) one who breaks a promise or fails to assume responsibility
  • (Can we date this quote?) Jiequn Li; Jieming Li, Yong'an Gao, Junying Ma, Jian Leng, C.L. Shannon, Pingchao Gu, Andrew Gluckman year = 2007, Popular Chinese Expressions (流行汉语), edition Latest (in English/Mandarin), Beijing: Sinolingua, ISBN 978-7-80200-100-8:
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