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不得了

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Mandarin

simpl. and trad.
不得

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [ pu˥˩tə˧˥liau˨˩˦ ]

Adjective

不得了 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin bùdéliǎo)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) desperately serious; disasterous

Adverb

不得了 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin búdéliǎo)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) extremely
    不得了
    extremely fast

References

  • Wu, Jingrong (ed.) (1985). The Pinyin CHINESE-ENGLISH DICTIONARY (in Mandarin/English). Beijing, Hong Kong: The Commercial Press. ISBN 0471867969.
  • Shao, Jingmin (ed.) (2000). HSK Dictionary (HSK汉语水平考试词典) (in Mandarin/English). Shanghai: Huadong Teachers College Publishers. ISBN 7561720785.

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