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PinYin fáng bù shèng fáng    Simplified 防不胜防    Traditional 防不勝防
  1. you can't guard against it (idiom)
  2. impossible to defend effectively
  3. not much one can do about it
  4. It can't be prevented.

Chinese meanings
  1. fángbùshèngfáng
    要防备的太多,防备不过来。

Chinese meanings
  1. fáng bù shèng fáng
    【近义】猝不及防、突如其来
    【反义】万无一失、料事如神
    【释义】防:防备;胜:尽。形容防备不过来。
    【出处】
    【用例】叭儿之类,是不足惧的,最可怕的确是口是心非的所谓“战友”,因为~。(鲁迅《致杨霁云信》)

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