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English Definitionto appeal (a judicial case); appeal
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Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄤˋ ㄙㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)soeng6sou3
Word Decomposition
shàngon top; upon; above; upper; previous; first (of multiple parts); superior; regarding
to complain; to sue; to tell

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
上来shàngláito come up; to approach; (verb complement indicating success)
上去shàngqùto go up
上学shàngxuéto go to school; to attend school
上课shàngkèto go to class; to attend class; to go to teach a class
Words With Same Tail Word    
起诉qǐsùto sue; to bring a lawsuit against; to prosecute
控诉kòngsùto accuse; to denounce; to make a complaint against; denunciation
投诉tóusùcomplaint; to file a complaint; to sue
申诉shēnsùto file a complaint; to appeal (to an authority, a higher court of justice etc); complaint; appeal
倾诉qīngsùto say everything (that is on one's mind)
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