Learn Chinese Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus
Chinese to English
Pinyin to Chinese
English to Chinese
Why choose us?
- True Chinese-English and English-Chinese dictionaries with over 200,000 entries.
- Designed for quick word exploration and understanding: thesaurus, word decomposition, sample sentences.
- Desktop- and mobile-friendly with same URL (no Java or Flash needed).
- Chinese handwriting recognizer. Enter characters just by drawing them with the correct stroke order.
- Stroke order animation. Sample. The headword on every page is now animated!
- Your choice of simplified or traditional characters.
- Wildcard matches for Chinese or pinyin (just enter * in place of zero or more Chinese characters or pinyin syllables).
- Integrated with character dictionary and etymology.
- Returns fewer, more relevant results compared to the competition.
- Did you mean? suggestions for likely typos.
- Words found even if entered in conjugated or plural forms.
- Talking dictionary. Chinese on all browsers, English on Safari and Chrome.
- Short phrases are parsed and the individual words translated.
- Bilingual thesaurus provides synonyms, antonyms, and more!
- Example sentences for both Chinese and English searches.
- Sample result page for Chinese or English search.