馬不及鞍

See also: 马不及鞍

ChineseEdit

horse; surname
 
to not do something in time; to be too late; to not satisfy
to not do something in time; to be too late; to not satisfy; to be insufficient
saddle
trad. (馬不及鞍) 不及
simp. (马不及鞍) 不及

EtymologyEdit

Literally: not enough time to saddle one's horse

PronunciationEdit


IdiomEdit

馬不及鞍

  1. in a hurry; literally - no time to saddle the horses