Chinese Word Entry

吃鴨蛋

Simplified Chinese form: 吃鸭蛋

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄔ ㄧㄚ ㄉㄢˋ
Mandarin (Pinyin): chī yā dàn
Definition: (fig.) to score 0 (on a test, in competition etc)

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Chinese characters used in this word

stammer, eat, drink, suffer, endure, bear
Readings
Mandarin: ㄔ (chī), ㄐㄧˊ (jí), ㄑㄧ (qī)
Cantonese: gat1, hat1, hek3, jaak3
Japanese: キツ / ども.る
Korean:
Vietnamese: cật, khật
Variants
Semantic variant form:

wild duck, easy mark, duck, Anas species (various)
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧㄚ (yā)
Cantonese: aap3, ngaap3
Japanese: オウ / かも、 あひる
Korean:
Vietnamese: áp
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

barbarian, egg, eggs, term of abuse
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄢˋ (dàn)
Cantonese: daan2, daan6
Japanese: タン / たまご
Korean:
Vietnamese: đản
Variants
Semantic variant forms: