一丝不苟 yīsībùgǒu

一丝不苟     yīsībùgǒu

Explanation: Literally – “to attend to every thread,””not one thread loose;” “strictly according to the rules;” ” not one hair out of place.”
Translation: To be meticulous; to attend to every detail.
Similar English Expression: “To cross one’s T’s and dot one I’s.”
一   yī : one; single; all; throughout.
丝    sī : silk; thread; trace.
不苟  bùgǒu : not casual; careful; conscientious.

Example: 他做事从来都是一丝不苟。Tā zuòshì cónglái dōu shì yīsībùgǒu. — He’s always meticulous in everything he does.

yīsībùgǒu

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