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东奔西走
Main
English Definitionto run this way and that (idiom); to rush about busily; to bustle about; to hopscotch; also 东跑西颠
Simplified Script东奔西走
Traditional Script東奔西走
Pinyindōng bēn xīzǒu
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄨㄥ ㄅㄣ ㄒㄧ ㄗㄡˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dung1 ban1 sai1zau2
Part of Speech(习惯用语) idiomatic expression
Word Decomposition
dōngeast; host (i.e. sitting on east side of guest); landlord; (Chinese surname)
bēnto hurry; to rush; to run quickly; to elope
西走xīzǒuwesting

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