|Pronunciation：||caai4 ho2 fu1|
柴 firewood; chevron; stripes of rank
可 can, may; can; may; to be able to; -able; right?
夫 man; husband
|Part of Speech：||noun|
|Labels：||Slang Hong Kong|
driver or chauffeur, usually referring to a designated driver or someone who drives for family and friends; it originates from a pun of the name Tchaikovsky, as the omitted last two syllables are a homophone of 司機 (si1 gei1) "driver" in Cantonese
(Eng.) Tonight our group of friends is having a night out, but I'm the designated driver, so I cannot drink alcohol.
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