Chinese Tools
Advertisement

Must in English-Chinese Online Dictionary

Online English Chinese Dictionary. Chinese integrates both meaning and pronunciation information in its characters. You can search in the dictionary in Chinese, English, Pinyin, or by radical, stroke number, Cangjie, Sijiao, Wubi... You can use the Hand Writing Recognition too.

» Search by Radical

OPTIONS FOR THE DICTIONARY
CHARACTERS : Simplified Traditional
PHONETIC : Pinyin Bopomofo EFEO Wade-Giles Yale

 yīng gāi ought to / should / must
 bì xū to have to / must / compulsory / necessarily
 yī dìng surely / certainly / necessarily / fixed / a certain (extent etc) / given / particular / must
 wù bì must / to need to / to be sure to
 bù dé yǐ to act against one's will / to have no alternative but to / to have to / to have no choice / must
 yào important / vital / to want / to ask for / will / going to (as future auxiliary) / may / must / (used in a comparison) must be / probably / if
 yī dìng yào must
 fēi děi (followed by a verb phrase, then &ndash / optionally &ndash / / / , or 不 / / etc) must
 zǒng děi must / have to / be bound to
 bì děi must / have to
 děi to have to / must / ought to / to need to
 yīng to agree (to do sth) / should / ought to / must / (legal) shall
 bì certainly / must / will / necessarily
 xū yào must / have to
 děi yào to need / must
 hé dāng must / should
 bù néng cannot / must not / should not
 bù yào don't! / must not
 bù dé must not / may not / not to be allowed / cannot
 bù kě cannot / should not / must not
 qiān wàn ten million / countless / many / one must by all means
 yào yǒu to need / to require / must have
 bù róng must not / cannot / to not allow / cannot tolerate
 bù xǔ not to allow / must not / can't
 xū zhī key information / instructions / it must be borne in mind
 bù kě huò quē necessary / must have
 piān yào to insist on doing sth / must do it, despite everything
 qiè mò you must not / Please don't... / be sure not to / on no account (do it)
 bì yóu zhī lù the road one must follow or take / the only way
 shī péi goodbye (modest formula) / Excuse me, I must leave.
 huì mò rú shēn important matter that must be kept secret (idiom) / don't breathe a word of it to anyone!
使 shǐ bu de cannot be used / must not (do sth) / unacceptable
 nì shuǐ xíng zhōu lit. a boat going against the current (idiom) / fig. you must work harder
 yú yǔ xióng zhǎng lit. the fish and the bear's paw, you can't have both at the same time (idiom, from Mencius) / fig. you must choose one or the other / you can't always get everything you want / you can't have your cake and eat it
 yī nuò qiān jīn a promise worth one thousand in gold (idiom) / a promise that must be kept
 fēi to not be / not / wrong / incorrect / non- / un- / in- / to reproach or blame / (colloquial) to insist on / simply must
 gāi should / ought to / probably / must be / to deserve / to owe / to be sb's turn to do sth / that / the above-mentioned
 jūn lìng rú shān military orders are like mountains (idiom) / a military order must be obeyed
 jiě líng hái xū xì líng rén lit. whoever hung the bell on the tiger's neck must untie it (idiom) / fig. whoever started the trouble should end it
 nu:3 dà bù zhōng liú when a girl is of age, she must be married off (idiom)
 yù qín gù zòng In order to capture, one must let loose. / to loosen the reins only to grasp them better
 jià jī suí jī If you marry a chicken, follow the chicken (idiom) / A woman should follow whatever her husband orders. / We must learn to accept the people around us.
 shā zhì jiào zǐ to kill a pig as a lesson to the children (idiom) / parents must teach by example
 wú fēng bù qǐ làng lit. without wind there cannot be waves (idiom) / there must be a reason / no smoke without fire
 qióng dāng yì jiān poor but ambitious (idiom) / hard-pressed but determined / the worse one's position, the harder one must fight back
 jiā chǒu bù kě wài yáng lit. family shames must not be spread abroad (idiom) / fig. don't wash your dirty linen in public
 yī nián zhī jì zài yú chūn the whole year must be planned for in the spring (idiom) / early planning is the key to success
 bì jīng zhī lù the road one must follow or take / the only way / same as 必 / / / / [bi4 you2 zhi1 lu4]
 yī bù zuò , èr bù xiū don't do it, or don't rest (idiom) / either give up, or go through to the end / Since we started, we must carry it through whatever happens. / in for a penny, in for a pound
 yī cùn guāng yīn yī cùn jīn , cùn jīn nán mǎi cùn guāng yīn lit. An interval of time is worth an ounce of gold, money cannot buy you time. (idiom) / fig. Time is precious and must be treasured.
 yī yán jì chū , sì mǎ nán zhuī lit. once said, a team of horses cannot unsay it (idiom) / a promise must be kept
 yī yán wéi zhòng each word carries weight / a promise must be kept (idiom)
 bù yǐ guī ju , bù néng chéng fāng yuán without rules, nothing can be done (idiom, from Mencius) / one must follow some rules
 gòng yè collective karma (Buddhism) / consequences that all must suffer
 qiān jīn yī nuò a promise worth one thousand in gold (idiom) / a promise that must be kept
 tiān jī bù kě xiè lòu lit. mysteries of heaven must not be revealed (idiom) / must not be revealed / I am not at liberty to inform you.
 tiān jī bù kě xiè lù lit. mysteries of heaven must not be revealed (idiom) / must not be revealed / I am not at liberty to inform you.
 jiā chǒu bù kě wài chuán lit. family shames must not be spread abroad (idiom) / fig. don't wash your dirty linen in public
 yā píng shēng yùn to restrict to even tone (i.e. final rhyming syllable must be classical first or second tone 平 / / |平 / / )
 méi yǒu guī ju , bù chéng fāng yuán without rules, nothing can be done (idiom) / one must follow some rules
 méi yǒu guī jǔ , hé yǐ chéng fāng yuán without rules, how can anything be done (idiom) / one must follow some rules
 zhòng guā dé guā , zhòng dòu dé dòu lit. Sow melon and you get melon, sow beans and you get beans (idiom) / fig. As you sow, so shall you reap. / One must live with the consequences of one's actions. / You've made your bed, now must lie on it.
 xuè zhài xuè cháng A debt of blood must be paid in blood. / Blood calls for blood.
 xuè zhài yào yòng xuè lái cháng A debt of blood must be paid in blood. / Blood calls for blood.
 xuè zhài yào yòng xuè lái huán A debt of blood must be paid in blood. / Blood calls for blood.
 yán bì xìn , xíng bì guǒ one must be a man of his word and resolute in his work (proverb)
 shuō huà yào suàn shù promises must be kept
 yú yǔ xióng zhǎng bù kě jiān dé lit. the fish and the bear's paw, you can't have both at the same time (idiom, from Mencius) / fig. you must choose one or the other / you can't always get everything you want / you can't have your cake and eat it
  WMD-We Must Disarm
 yuàn dǔ fú shū lit. if you agree to bet you must accept to lose / fig. you bet, you pay
 Fēi sǐ bù kě Facebook (Internet slang, pun reading "you must die")
 tiān xià méi yǒu bù sàn de yán xí all good things must come to an end (idiom)
 jiù chǎng rú jiù huǒ the show must go on (idiom)
 qiān lǐ dā cháng péng , méi yǒu bù sàn de yàn xí even if you build a thousand-league awning for it, every banquet must come to an end (idiom)
 zé yǒu yōu guī responsibility must lie where it belongs (idiom)
 fēn jiǔ bì hé , hé jiǔ bì fēn lit. that which is long divided must unify, and that which is long unified must divide (idiom, from 三 / / / / |三 / / / / [San1 guo2 Yan3 yi4]) / fig. things are constantly changing
 biáo (dialect) don't / must not / (contraction of 不 / and 要 / )
 jī gǔ chuán huā beat the drum, pass the flower (game in which players sit in a circle passing a flower around while a drum is beaten &ndash / when the drumbeat stops, the player holding the flower must sing a song, answer a question, or drink a glass of wine etc)
 méi yǒu guī ju , hé yǐ chéng fāng yuán without rules, how can anything be done (idiom) / one must follow some rules

Chinese Tones