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English Definitionreason; rationality; rationale; reasonableness
Simplified Script合理性
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinhélǐ xìng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄜˊ ㄌㄧˇ ㄒㄧㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hap6lei5 sing3
Word Decomposition
合理hélǐrational; reasonable; fair
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    
合理化hélǐ huàto rationalize; to make compatible; to streamline; rationalization
合理地hélǐ derationally
合理的hélǐ dereasonable
合理发展hélǐ fāzhǎnrational development
合理主义hélǐ zhǔyìrationalism
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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