Chinese Word Entry

高分低能
Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄍㄠ ㄈㄣ ㄉㄧ ㄋㄥˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): gāo fēn dī néng
Cantonese (Jyutping): gou1 fan1 dai1 nang4
Definition: high in score but low in ability (as a result of teaching to the test)

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Chinese characters used in this word

tall, high, expensive, lofty, elevated
Readings
Mandarin: ㄍㄠ (gāo), ㄍㄠˋ (gào)
Cantonese: gou1
Japanese: コウ / たか.い、 たか、 -だか、 たか.まる、 たか.める、 たかさ
Korean:
Vietnamese: cao
Variants
Semantic variant form:

part, minute of time, segment, share, degree, one's lot, duty, understand, know, rate, 1%, chances, shaku/100, divide, small unit of time etc.
Readings
Mandarin: ㄈㄣ (fēn), ㄈㄣˋ (fèn), ㄈㄣˊ (fén), ㄅㄢˋ (bàn)
Cantonese: fan1, fan6
Japanese: ブン、 フン、 ブ / わ.ける、 わ.け、 わ.かれる、 わ.かる、 わ.かつ
Korean:
Vietnamese: phân, phận
Variants
Semantic variant form:

lower, short, humble, low, to lower, hang, bend, bow
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄧ (dī)
Cantonese: dai1
Japanese: テイ / ひく.い、 ひく.める、 ひく.まる
Korean:
Vietnamese: đê, đây

ability, talent, skill, capacity, to be able, can, permitted to
Readings
Mandarin: ㄋㄥˊ (néng), ㄊㄞˊ (tái), ㄋㄞˊ (nái), ㄋㄞˋ (nài), ㄒㄩㄥˊ (xióng)
Cantonese: nang4
Japanese: ノウ、 ダイ / よ.く、 あたう、 よくする
Korean: 능, 내
Vietnamese: năng, nai, nại