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shì

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See also shī, shí, shǐ, and shi

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shì (form of shi4 with diacritic)

  1. : generation; world; era
  2. : thirty, thirtieth
  3. : affair, matter, business; to serve; accident, incident
  4. : affair, matter, business; to serve; accident, incident
  5. : official; serve government
  6. : messenger, emissary; send emissary
  7. : mighty
  8. : aid; help
  9. : serve, attend upon; attendant, servant; samurai
  10. :
  11. , : power, force; tendency
  12. :
  13. :
  14. : affair, matter; work
  15. :
  16. :
  17. : be fond of, have weakness for
  18. : bite; gnaw; snap at
  19. : a pit, a hole, a snare, a danger; a crisis; a mortar
  20. : scholar, gentleman; soldier, non-commissioned officer; A certain Chinese chess piece
  21. : red; anger; ire; used as a surname
  22. :
  23. : room, home, house, chamber
  24. : stand erect, stand up; pile up
  25. :
  26. : market, fair; city, town; trade
  27. : style, system, formula, rule
  28. , : to kill one's superior
  29. :
  30. : hate, abhor; hatred, resentment
  31. : rely on, presume on, trust to
  32. : a sword. potter's clay. to gather
  33. : stone boa\rder; steps
  34. : wipe away stains with cloth
  35. :
  36. : var of 'to be', 'summer'; name
  37. , , : persimmon
  38. : root, base(d on); foundation
  39. :
  40. : die, perish; vanish; fall
  41. : clan, family; mister
  42. : marsh, swamp; grace, brilliance
  43. : shore, bank, water's edge
  44. : marsh, swamp; grace, brilliance; damp, moist; fertile
  45. : shore; river in Hubei
  46. :
  47. :
  48. : look at, inspect, observe, see
  49. :
  50. : show, manifest; demonstrate
  51. : divination with stalks of plants; divining rod
  52. :
  53. :
  54. :
  55. : man of sixty; aged, old
  56. : liver
  57. : house, dwelling; dwell, reside
  58. : lick with tongue
  59. : to lick
  60. :
  61. :
  62. :
  63. : raincoat
  64. : look at, inspect, observe, see
  65. : look at, inspect, observe, see
  66. : test, try, experiment
  67. : swear, pledge; oath
  68. : to examine; to consider; honest
  69. : posthumous name, posthumous title
  70. : to confer posthumous titles
  71. : test, try, experiment
  72. : to confer posthumous titles
  73. : fermented beans
  74. , : borrow; pardon; loan
  75. :
  76. : to waddle, to limp
  77. : stop
  78. : horizontal wooden bar in front of a sedan chair
  79. : horizontal wooden bar in front
  80. :
  81. : pass away; die
  82. : match, comfortable; just
  83. :
  84. :
  85. :
  86. : strong wine; dense, thick
  87. , , : interprete, elucidate; release
  88. : cerium
  89. :
  90. :
  91. :
  92. : armor, chain mail
  93. : cerium
  94. : order; command; give command
  95. : decorate, ornament, adorn; to deceive
  96. : to adorn; ornaments; to deceive
  97. :
  98. : decorate, ornament, adorn
  99. : anchovy
  100. :
  101. :
  102. : a kind of wrapper used to cover over the face and head
  103. : indeed, yes, right; to be; demonstrative pronoun, this, that

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