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English Definitionthe stream flows without stopping (idiom); unending flow
Simplified Script川流不息
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinchuān liú bùxī
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄨㄢ ㄌㄧㄡˊ ㄅㄨˋ ㄒㄧ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cyun1 lau4 bat1sik1
Part of Speech(习惯用语) idiomatic expression
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
chuānriver; creek; plain; an area of level country; abbr. for Sichuan Province 四川 in southwest China
liúto flow; to disseminate; to circulate or spread; to move or drift; to degenerate; to banish or send into exile; stream of water or something resembling one; class, rate or grade
不息bùxīcontinually; without a break; ceaselessly

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