Phrasebook: qián néng bǎipíng yīqiè

钱能摆平一切

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.

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