装叼(zhuang diao)


Words: In their eyes I am very "叼" (diao), in fact, I know I am "装叼" (zhuang diao).

English Translation: pretend to be very able

Related words: "装逼" (zhuang bi)

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You can often hear such words as "你装什么叼啊" (ni zhuang shen me diao a),"你叼个毛啊" (ni diao ge mao a) in Hongkong's films.

Let me explain "叼" (diao) first, which means good or niubility in Cantonese, and it is similar to "屌炸天" (diao zha tian). And "叼" (diao) is an elegant saying of "屌" (diao). So, it is easy to understand "装叼" (zhuang diao), which means pretending to be very able, that is, you are not good in fact, but you must pretend that you are very able, then you are "装叼" (zhuang diao).

Words Meaning and Example Sentences:

It means pretend to be very able, and "叼" (diao) means good or niubility in Cantonese. And "叼" (diao) is an elegant saying of "屌" (diao). Everybody thinks I am very "叼" (diao), but I know I am "装叼" (zhuang diao) myself.