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吃不消
Simplified 吃不消
Traditional 吃不消
Pin Yin
chi1 bu5 xiao1
English
  • unable to stand (exertion, fatigue etc)
Examples:
1. 全天工作她恐怕吃不消
A full-time job may be too much for her.
2. 当时就有许多人吃不消这样虐待,都死于肺炎了。
A plenty of the folks die of pneumonia and not being able to stand that sort of treatment.
3. 在钱上面煞费苦心太叫人吃不消
All this care about money is awful.
4. 这些繁重的工作他已吃不消了(影响着他的健康等).
All this hard work is telling on him, ie affecting his health, etc.
5. 他不坐马车是因为再坐他堂兄身边太吃不消了。
He had abandoned the cab because he could not bear to remain seated beside his cousin.
6. 这工作真叫人吃不消.
It's too much (of a) fag.
7. 这麽紧张, 我的神经快吃不消了.
My nerves won't stand the strain much longer.
8. 他们那种神气十足的官僚架子实在叫人吃不消
Their overbearing bureaucracy and their self-satisfied airs are really more than one can stand.
9. 他要是总这样拚命干下去是吃不消的.
Unless he stops driving himself like this he'll have a breakdown.
10. 你继续这样拚命干下去, 身体会吃不消的.
You'll crack up if you go on working so hard.