不得已 bù déyǐ

bù déyǐ adjective have no choice but to
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语

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万不得已迫不得已不得已而为之

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Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 2 Bao Wang Sanmei Nian Fo Zhi Zhi 《寶王三昧念佛直指》 — count: 5
  • Scroll 1 Quotations from Chan Master Yunmen Kuangzhen 《雲門匡真禪師廣錄》 — count: 4
  • Scroll 36 Dharmaguputakavinaya (Si Fen Lu) 《四分律》 — count: 3
  • Scroll 19 Song Biographies of Eminent Monks 《宋高僧傳》 — count: 2
  • Scroll 3 Abhidharmajñānaprasthānaśāstra (Apitan Ba Jiandu Lun) 《阿毘曇八犍度論》 — count: 2
  • Scroll 10 Hong Zan Fa Hua Zhuan 《弘贊法華傳》 — count: 2
  • Scroll 1 Treasured Instructions of Chan Temples (Chanlin Baoxun) 《禪林寶訓》 — count: 2
  • Scroll 2 The Blue Cliff Record (Biyanlu) 《佛果圜悟禪師碧巖錄》 — count: 2
  • Scroll 15 Quotations from Chan Master Yuanwu Foguo 《圓悟佛果禪師語錄》 — count: 2
  • Scroll 32 Supplement to Records of the Transmission of the Lamp 《續傳燈錄》 — count: 2

Collocations

  • 事不得已 (事不得已) 事不得已 — Taizi Mupo Jing 《太子慕魄經》, Scroll 1 — count: 13
  • 师不得已 (師不得已) 師不得已遂行 — A Chronicle of Buddhism in China 《佛祖統紀》, Scroll 6 — count: 10
  • 不得已而言 (不得已而言) 不得已而言之 — Nian Fo Sanmei Bao Wang Lun 《念佛三昧寶王論》, Scroll 1 — count: 8
  • 抑不得已 (抑不得已) 抑不得已 — Quotations from Chan Master Yunmen Kuangzhen 《雲門匡真禪師廣錄》, Scroll 1 — count: 5
  • 不得已便 (不得已便) 不得已便喚 — Dharmaguputakavinaya (Si Fen Lu) 《四分律》, Scroll 36 — count: 4
  • 兵器不得已 (兵器不得已) 兵器不得已而用之 — Quotations from Chan Master Dahui Pujue 《大慧普覺禪師語錄》, Scroll 1 — count: 4
  • 盖不得已 (蓋不得已) 蓋不得已而已 — Records of the Transmission of the Lamp 《景德傳燈錄》, Scroll 22 — count: 4
  • 不得已遂 (不得已遂) 師不得已遂行 — A Chronicle of Buddhism in China 《佛祖統紀》, Scroll 6 — count: 4
  • 云不得已 (雲不得已) 雲不得已而 — Biographies of Eminent Monks 《高僧傳》, Scroll 3 — count: 3
  • 尼不得已 (尼不得已) 尼不得已 — Hong Zan Fa Hua Zhuan 《弘贊法華傳》, Scroll 10 — count: 3