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侍候
Main
English Definitionto serve; to wait upon
Simplified Script侍候
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinshìhòu
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕˋ ㄏㄡˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)si6hau6
Word Decomposition
shìto serve; to attend upon
hòuto wait; to inquire after; to watch; season; climate; (old) period of five days

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
侍奉shìfèngto wait upon; to serve; to attend to somebody's needs
侍女shìnǚmaid
侍妾shìqièconcubine
侍弄shìnòngto look after; to tend (one's crops, garden, livestock, pets etc); to repair
侍从shìcóngchamberlain (in imperial China)
Words With Same Tail Word    
气候qìhòuclimate; atmosphere; situation
问候wènhòuto give one's respects; to send a greeting
等候děnghòuto wait; to wait for
伺候cìhòuto serve; to wait upon
俟候sìhòuto wait (literary)
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