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선비 (씹선비)

Noun

Pronunciation

sunbee (sipsunbee)

Definition (meaning)

  • a person who is always very serious, doesn't have any sense of humor, has extremely conservative ethnic view and makes strong objections about other's opinion with serious manner.
  • you can make 선비 more emphatic adding at front of 선비. 씹선비 means “fucking 선비”.
  • Literally, 선비 means wise men of Confucianism in Chosun ancient kingdom ages.

Definition by other languages (含义 / significado / परिभाषा / 意味 / Bedeutung / définition / 뜻)

  • 언제나 심각한 태도로, 유머감각을 결여한채, 극도로 보수적인 윤리관을 기초로, 타인의 의견에 반대를 일삼는 사람. / 본단어의 의미를 더욱 강조하기 위해 씹선비란 단어도 사용된다. / 본디 선비는 조선왕조시대의 유교적 지식인 계층을 의미하는 단어였다.(korean)

Taboo level (Level 1~5, Higher is more disapproved)

level 3.

Examples

너는 선비처럼 왜이렇게 답답하게 구니?

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