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English Definitiondangerous; perilous; to endanger; almost; probably; only
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(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄉㄞˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)toi5

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殆尽dàijìnnearly exhausted; practically nothing left
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危殆wēidàigrave danger; in jeopardy; in a critical condition
百战不殆bǎi zhàn bù dàito come unscathed through a hundred battles (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War" 孙子兵法); to win every fight
知己知彼,
百战不殆
zhījǐzhībǐ ,
bǎizhànbùdài
know yourself and know your enemy, and you will never be defeated (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War" 孙子兵法)
知彼知己,
百战不殆
zhībǐzhījǐ ,
bǎizhànbùdài
knowing the enemy and yourself will get you unscathed through a hundred battles (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War")
学而不思则罔
,思而不学则
xué ér bùsī zé wǎng ,
sī ér bù xué zé dài
To learn without thinking is confusing, to think without learning is dangerous (Confucius)
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