不成 bùchéng

  1. bùchéng adjective unsuccessful
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 无所成就 (Guoyu '不成' 1)
  2. bùchéng adjective will not do / will not work
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 不行 (Guoyu '不成' 2)
  3. bùchéng set phrase don't tell me ...
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 难道 (Guoyu '不成' 3)

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独木不成林两俱不成四不成过随一不成过犹豫不成过类犹预不成所依不成过所依不成能立法不成过能立法不成所立法不成过所立法不成俱不成过俱不成不成文不成章

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  • 事不成 (事不成) 則事不成 — The Analects of Confucius 《論語》, 13. 《子路》 Zi Lu — count: 17
  • 不成列 (不成列) 不鼓不成列 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 7
  • 鼓不成 (鼓不成) 不鼓不成列 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 7
  • 不成丧 (不成喪) 不成喪也 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 隱公 Lord Yin — count: 6
  • 年不成 (年不成) 三年不成 — Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》, 昭公 Lord Zhao — count: 6
  • 功不成 (功不成) 其功不成 — Guanzi 《管子》, 禁藏第五十三 Chapter 53: Jin Cang — count: 5
  • 稼穑不成 (稼穡不成) 則稼穡不成 — Book of Han 《漢書》, 卷二十七上 五行志 Volume 27a: Treatise on the Five Elements 1 — count: 5
  • 用不成 (用不成) 百穀用不成 — Book of Documents 《尚書》, 周書 洪範 Zhou Shu - Great Plan — count: 4
  • 不成人 (不成人) 不成人之惡 — Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》, 隱公 Lord Yin — count: 4
  • 命不成 (命不成) 有主命不成 — Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》, 《天官書》 Astronomy — count: 3