Phrasebook: qián néng bǎipíng yīqiè


qián néng bǎipíng yīqiè

钱: money

能: to be able to

摆平: to sort out, make things even

一切: everything

Depicting (and frequently criticizing) a belief that crime, misbehavior, lacks in quality etc. are acceptable, so long as you pay hush money, bribes, “school fees”, or whatever the situation demands to achieve an undue edge.


Previous Phrasebook Entry: yī jùn zhē bǎi chǒu, January 24, 2010

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