123 Chinese Idioms (成语), 100 from the Singapore Primary School Curriculum List—more soon!
bú wù zhèng yè
Literal Meaning 字面意思
Not working at a real job
Not engaged in proper or worthwhile jobs (usually to pursue frivolous activities)
Similar English Idioms 相似英文习语
Wasting time; fiddling while Rome burns; goofing off; loafing; bum around
他有班不上，整天不务正业，只会玩宝可梦GO，好友们都为他担心。 He has a job but he won’t do it; instead he spends the entire day playing Pokemon Go. His good friends are so worried for him.