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English Definitionlit. not even one stroke is negligent (idiom); fig. to write characters (calligraphy) in which every stroke is placed perfectly
Simplified Script一笔不苟
Traditional Script一筆不苟
Pinyinyībǐ bùgǒu
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
yìbǐ bùgǒu
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧ ㄅㄧˇ ㄅㄨˋ ㄍㄡˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jat1bat1 bat1gau2
Word Decomposition
不苟bùgǒunot lax; not casual; careful; conscientious

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Words With Same Head Word    
一笔勾销yībǐ gōuxiāoto write off at one stroke
一笔抹杀yībǐ mǒshāto blot out at one stroke; to reject out of hand; to deny without a hearing
一笔抹煞yībǐ mǒshāvariant of 一筆抹殺
yībǐ bù xiǎode cáifùnot an insignificant amount of money
Words With Same Tail Word    
一丝不苟yī sī bùgǒunot one thread loose (idiom); strictly according to the rules; meticulous; not one hair out of place
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