Better Chinese 2
Updated: 2015-08-11

肉 ròu

Not crisp, mushy; (of a person) slow in getting things done; not frank; not straightforward

例:这瓜瓤儿太肉了,一点都不好吃。
(zhè guā rángr tài ròu le, yī diǎn dōu bù hǎo chī)

The watermalon is not crisp. It doesn't taste good at all.

例:他做事特别肉,让人看着就着急。
(tā zuò shì tè bié ròu,ràng rén kàn zhe jiù zháo jí)

He does things very slow, which makes people watching him nervous.

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