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English Definitionindecisive (idiom)
Simplified Script把持不定
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinbǎchí bùdìng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
bǎchí búdìng
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄚˇ ㄔˊ ㄅㄨˋ ㄉㄧㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)baa2ci4 bat1ding6
Word Decomposition
把持bǎchíto control; to dominate; to monopolize
不定bùdìngindefinite; indeterminate; (botany) adventitious

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说不定shuō bùdìngcan't say for sure; maybe
保不定bǎo bùdìngmore likely than not; quite possible; on the cards
指不定zhǐ bùdìngto point uncertainly
拿不定ná bùdìngto be unsure
摇摆不定yáobǎi bùdìngindecisive; wavering
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