at once; right away; only; just (emphasis); as early as; already; as soon as; then; in that case; as many as; even if; to approach; to move towards; to undertake; to engage in; to suffer; subjected to; to accomplish; to take advantage of; to go with (of f

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按步就班 按步就班 an4 bu4 jiu4 ban1
follow the prescribed order; keep to conventional ways

按部就班 按部就班 an4 bu4 jiu4 ban1
to follow the prescribed order; to keep to the working routine (idiom)

半推半就 半推半就 ban4 tui1 ban4 jiu4
half willing and half unwilling (idiom); to yield after making a show of resistance

保外就医 保外就醫 bao3 wai4 jiu4 yi1
to release for medical treatment (of a prisoner)

避实就虚 避實就虛 bi4 shi2 jiu4 xu1
stay clear of the enemy's main force and; strike at his weak points

避重就轻 避重就輕 bi4 zhong4 jiu4 qing1
to avoid the important and dwell on the trivial; to keep silent about major charges while admitting minor ones

不空成就佛 不空成就佛 bu4 kong1 cheng2 jiu4 fo2
Amoghasiddhi Buddha

不明就里 不明就裡 bu4 ming2 jiu4 li3
not to understand the situation; unaware of the ins and outs

不怕不识货,就怕货比货 不怕不識貨,就怕貨比貨 bu4 pa4 bu4 shi2 huo4 - jiu4 pa4 huo4 bi3 huo4
lit. don't worry about not knowing goods, but about comparing them (proverb); fig. goods' (or person's) true value can only be determined through comparison

不怕慢,就怕站 不怕慢,就怕站 bu4 pa4 man4 - jiu4 pa4 zhan4
it's better to make slow progress than no progress at all (proverb)

不怕神一样的对手,就怕猪一样的队友 不怕神一樣的對手,就怕豬一樣的隊友 bu4 pa4 shen2 yi1 yang4 de5 dui4 shou3 - jiu4 pa4 zhu1 yi1 yang4 de5 dui4 you3
a boneheaded teammate can do you more harm than the most formidable opponent (idiom)

不怕一万,就怕万一 不怕一萬,就怕萬一 bu4 pa4 yi1 wan4 - jiu4 pa4 wan4 yi1
better to be safe than sorry (proverb); to be prepared just in case

不问就听不到假话 不問就聽不到假話 bu4 wen4 jiu4 ting1 bu4 dao4 jia3 hua4
Don't ask and you won't be told any lies. (idiom)

不知就里 不知就裡 bu4 zhi1 jiu4 li3
unaware of the inner workings; naive; unwitting

成就 成就 cheng2 jiu4
accomplishment; success; achievement; to attain a result

充分就业 充分就業 chong1 fen4 jiu4 ye4
full employment

掉头就走 掉頭就走 diao4 tou2 jiu4 zou3
to turn on one's heels; to walk away abruptly

俯就 俯就 fu3 jiu4
to deign; to condescend; to yield to (entreaties); to submit to (sb); (polite) to deign to accept (a post)

高不成低不就 高不成低不就 gao1 bu4 cheng2 di1 bu4 jiu4
can't reach the high or accept the low (idiom); not good enough for a high post, but too proud to take a low one

高不凑低不就 高不湊低不就 gao1 bu4 cou4 di1 bu4 jiu4
can't reach the high or accept the low (idiom); not good enough for a high post, but too proud to take a low one

高低不就 高低不就 gao1 di1 bu4 jiu4
can't reach the high or accept the low (idiom); not good enough for a high post, but too proud to take a low one

高就 高就 gao1 jiu4
to move to a better job

各就各位 各就各位 ge4 jiu4 ge4 wei4
(of the people in a group) to get into position (idiom); (athletics) On your mark!

功成名就 功成名就 gong1 cheng2 ming2 jiu4
to win success and recognition (idiom)

驾轻就熟 駕輕就熟 jia4 qing1 jiu4 shu2
lit. an easy drive on a familiar path (idiom); fig. experience makes progress easy; a task that is so familiar one can do it with one's hand tied behind one's back

捡到篮里就是菜 撿到籃裡就是菜 jian3 dao4 lan2 li3 jiu4 shi4 cai4
all is grist that comes to the mill (idiom)

见缝就钻 見縫就鑽 jian4 feng4 jiu4 zuan1
lit. to squeeze into every crack (idiom); fig. to make the most of every opportunity

见好就收 見好就收 jian4 hao3 jiu4 shou1
to quit while one is ahead (idiom); to know when to stop

将错就错 將錯就錯 jiang1 cuo4 jiu4 cuo4
lit. if it's wrong, it's wrong (idiom); to make the best after a mistake; to accept an error and adapt to it; to muddle through

将计就计 將計就計 jiang1 ji4 jiu4 ji4
to beat somebody at their own game (idiom)

将就 將就 jiang1 jiu5
to accept (a bit reluctantly); to put up with

就伴 就伴 jiu4 ban4
to act as companion

就便 就便 jiu4 bian4
at sb's convenience; in passing; while doing it

就餐 就餐 jiu4 can1
to dine

就此 就此 jiu4 ci3
at this point; thus; from then on

就道 就道 jiu4 dao4
to set off; to take to the road

就地 就地 jiu4 di4
locally; on the spot

就地取材 就地取材 jiu4 di4 qu3 cai2
to draw on local resources; using materials at hand

就地正法 就地正法 jiu4 di4 zheng4 fa3
to execute on the spot (idiom); summary execution; to carry out the law on the spot

就读 就讀 jiu4 du2
to go to school

就范 就範 jiu4 fan4
to submit; to give in

就近 就近 jiu4 jin4
nearby; in a close neighborhood

就里 就裡 jiu4 li3
inside story

就木 就木 jiu4 mu4
to be placed in a coffin; to die

就擒 就擒 jiu4 qin2
to be taken prisoner

就寝 就寢 jiu4 qin3
to go to sleep; to go to bed (literary)

就寝时间 就寢時間 jiu4 qin3 shi2 jian1

就任 就任 jiu4 ren4
to take office; to assume a post

就是 就是 jiu4 shi4
(emphasizes that sth is precisely or exactly as stated); precisely; exactly; even; if; just like; in the same way as

就事论事 就事論事 jiu4 shi4 lun4 shi4
to discuss sth on its own merits; to judge the matter as it stands

就是说 就是說 jiu4 shi4 shuo1
in other words; that is

就算 就算 jiu4 suan4
granted that; even if

就晚了 就晚了 jiu4 wan3 le5
then it's too late (colloquial)

就绪 就緒 jiu4 xu4
to be ready; to be in order

就学 就學 jiu4 xue2
to attend school

就要 就要 jiu4 yao4
will; shall; to be going to

就业 就業 jiu4 ye4
looking for employment; getting a job; to start a career

就业安定费 就業安定費 jiu4 ye4 an1 ding4 fei4
Employment Stability Fee (Taiwan), a minimum monthly fee for employing foreign workers

就业机会 就業機會 jiu4 ye4 ji1 hui4
employment opportunity; job opening

就业率 就業率 jiu4 ye4 lv4
employment rate

就业培训 就業培訓 jiu4 ye4 pei2 xun4
employment training

就医 就醫 jiu4 yi1
to receive medical treatment

就义 就義 jiu4 yi4
to be killed for a righteous cause; to die a martyr

就着 就著 jiu4 zhe5
to be next to (colloquial)

就诊 就診 jiu4 zhen3
to see a doctor; to seek medical advice

就职 就職 jiu4 zhi2
to take office; to assume a post

就职典礼 就職典禮 jiu4 zhi2 dian3 li3

就职演讲 就職演講 jiu4 zhi2 yan3 jiang3
inaugural lecture

就职演说 就職演說 jiu4 zhi2 yan3 shuo1
inaugural speech

可就 可就 ke3 jiu4

牵就 牽就 qian1 jiu4
to concede; to give up

迁就 遷就 qian1 jiu4
to yield; to adapt to; to accommodate to (sth)

屈尊俯就 屈尊俯就 qu1 zun1 fu3 jiu4
to condescend; condescending; patronizing

入口就化 入口就化 ru4 kou3 jiu4 hua4
to melt in one's mouth

生就 生就 sheng1 jiu4
to be born with; to be gifted with

束手就毙 束手就斃 shu4 shou3 jiu4 bi4
hands tied and expecting the worst

束手就擒 束手就擒 shu4 shou3 jiu4 qin2
hands tied and waiting to be captured

说曹操曹操就到 說曹操曹操就到 shuo1 cao2 cao1 cao2 cao1 jiu4 dao4
lit. speak of Cao Cao and Cao Cao arrives; fig. speak of the devil and he doth appear

随行就市 隨行就市 sui2 hang2 jiu4 shi4
(of a price) to fluctuate according to the market; to sell at the market price

听风就是雨 聽風就是雨 ting1 feng1 jiu4 shi4 yu3
lit. to believe in the rain on hearing the wind (idiom); to believe rumors; to be credulous

听见风就是雨 聽見風就是雨 ting1 jian4 feng1 jiu4 shi4 yu3
lit. on hearing wind, to say rain; to agree uncritically with whatever people say; to parrot other people's words; to chime in with others

团结就是力量 團結就是力量 tuan2 jie2 jiu4 shi4 li4 liang5
unity is strength (revolutionary slogan and popular song of 1943)

行将就木 行將就木 xing2 jiang1 jiu4 mu4
to approach one's coffin (idiom); with one foot in the grave

宣誓就职 宣誓就職 xuan1 shi4 jiu4 zhi2
to swear the oath of office

也就是 也就是 ye3 jiu4 shi4
that is; i.e.

也就是说 也就是說 ye3 jiu4 shi4 shuo1
in other words; that is to say; so; thus

一蹴而就 一蹴而就 yi1 cu4 er2 jiu4
to get there in one step (idiom); easily done; success at a stroke; to get results overnight

一点就通 一點就通 yi1 dian3 jiu4 tong1
a hint is all that is needed; understanding each other without the need to explain

一挥而就 一揮而就 yi1 hui1 er2 jiu4
to finish (a letter, a painting) at a stroke

一切就绪 一切就緒 yi1 qie4 jiu4 xu4
everything in its place and ready (idiom)

因陋就简 因陋就簡 yin1 lou4 jiu4 jian3
crude but simple methods (idiom); use whatever methods you can; to do things simply and thriftily; It's not pretty but it works.

引颈就戮 引頸就戮 yin3 jing3 jiu4 lu4
to extend one's neck in preparation for execution (idiom)

早就 早就 zao3 jiu4
already at an earlier time

造就 造就 zao4 jiu4
to bring up; to train; to contribute to; achievements (usually of young people)