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鑽牛角 (钻牛角)

zuān niú jiǎo


  1. (lit.) honing a bull's horn; fig. to waste time on an insoluble or insignificant problem
  2. to bash one's head against a brick wall
  3. a wild goose chase
  4. a blind alley
  5. to split hairs
  6. same as idiom 鑽牛角尖|钻牛角尖

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