驷不及舌

[成语解释]驷:古时由四匹马拉的车;舌:指说的话。一句话说出口,四匹马拉的车也追不回。比喻一句话说出来,再也无法收回。 [典故出处]《论语·颜渊》:“夫子之说君子也,驷不及舌。” [ 近义词 ]驷马难追 [成语举例]清 和邦额《夜谭随录 猫怪三则》:“今偶脱于口,驷不及舌,悔亦何及。” [常用程度]生僻 [感彩]褒义词 [语法用法]作谓语;指说一不二 [成语结构]主谓式 [产生年代]古代 [英文翻译]What is said cannot be unsaid. <A word and a stone let go cannot be recalled.>

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