YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

essay
ɛ'seɪ [n]'ɛseɪ [v]ɛ'seɪ
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A tentative attempt.
  2. An analytic or interpretive literary composition.
(动) As a verb
  1. Make an effort or attempt.
  2. Put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to.
Hyphenationes•say
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
随笔suíbǐessay-writing; belles-lettres
短文duǎnwénshort article
评论pínglùnto comment on; to discuss; comment; commentary
企图qǐtú, qìtú (Tw)to attempt; to try; attempt
试图shìtúto attempt; to try
杂文záwénessay
小品xiǎopǐnshort, simple literary or artistic creation; essay; skit
散文sǎnwénprose; essay
文章wénzhāngarticle; essay; literary works; writings; hidden meaning
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables