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English Definitionlistless; dispirited; washed out
Simplified Script没精打彩
Traditional Script沒精打彩
Pinyinméi jīng dǎ cǎi
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
méi jīng dá cǎi
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄟˊ ㄐㄧㄥ ㄉㄚˇ ㄘㄞˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mut6 zing1 daa2 coi2
Word Decomposition
méi(negative prefix for verbs); have not; not
jīngessence; extract; vitality; energy; semen; sperm; mythical goblin spirit; highly perfected; elite; the pick of something; proficient (refined ability); extremely (fine); selected rice (archaic)
to beat; to strike; to hit; to break; to type; to mix up; to build; to fight; to fetch; to make; to tie up; to issue; to shoot; to calculate; to play (a game); since; from
cǎi(bright) color; variety; applause; applaud; lottery prize

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