Chinese Word Entry

一口吃個胖子

Simplified Chinese form: 一口吃个胖子

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄧ ㄎㄡˇ ㄔ ㄍㄜ˙ ㄆㄤˋ ㄗ˙
Mandarin (Pinyin): yī kǒu chī ge pàng zi
Cantonese (Jyutping): jat1 hau2 hek3 go3 bun6 zi2
Definitions:
  1. lit. to want to get fat with only one mouthful (proverb)

  2. fig. to try to achieve one's goal in the shortest time possible

  3. to be impatient for success


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Chinese characters used in this word

one, one radical (no.1), a, an, alone
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧ (yī)
Cantonese: jat1
Japanese: イチ、 イツ / ひと-、 ひと.つ、 ひとたび、 はじめ
Korean:
Vietnamese: nhất
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mouth, open end, entrance, gate
Readings
Mandarin: ㄎㄡˇ (kǒu)
Cantonese: hau2
Japanese: コウ、 ク / くち
Korean:
Vietnamese: khẩu

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
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individual, counter for articles, numerary adjunct, piece, single
Readings
Mandarin: ㄍㄜˋ (gè), ㄍㄜ˙ (ge), ㄍㄜˇ (gě)
Cantonese: go3
Japanese: コ、 カ / こ
Korean:
Vietnamese:
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half a sacrifice, ribs, abundant, plentiful, fat, obese, fatty
Readings
Mandarin: ㄆㄤˋ (pàng), ㄆㄢˊ (pán), ㄆㄢˋ (pàn)
Cantonese: bun6, pun3, pun4
Japanese: ハン / ゆたか、 かたみ
Korean:
Vietnamese: bàn, phán, bỡn

child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac, offspring, fruit, seed of, 1st terrestrial branch
Readings
Mandarin: ㄗˇ (zǐ), ㄗˊ (zí), ㄗ˙ (zi)
Cantonese: zi2
Japanese: シ、 ス、 ツ / こ、 -こ、 ね、 み、 おとこ
Korean:
Vietnamese: tử, tý, tí
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