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习性
Main
English Definitioncharacter acquired through long habit; habits and properties
Simplified Script习性
Traditional Script習性
Pinyinxíxìng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧˊ ㄒㄧㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zaap6sing3
Word Decomposition
to practice; to study; habit; (Chinese surname)
xìngnature; character; property; quality; attribute; sexuality; sex; gender; suffix forming adjective from verb; suffix forming noun from adjective, corresponding to -ness or -ity; essence

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
习惯xíguànhabit; custom; usual practice; to be used to
习题xítíschool work exercises
习俗xísúcustom; tradition; local tradition; convention
习字xízìto practice writing characters
习得xídéto learn; to acquire (some skill through practice); acquisition
Words With Same Tail Word    
任性rènxìngwillful; headstrong; unruly
个性gèxìngindividuality; personality
积极性jījí xìngzeal; initiative; enthusiasm; activity
女性nǚxìngwoman; the female sex
恶性èxìngmalignant; wicked; vicious (circle); producing evil; rapid (decline); runaway (inflation)
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