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English Definitiondisappointed; to lose hope; to despair
Simplified Script失望
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕ ㄨㄤˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sat1mong6
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
shīto lose; to miss; to fail
wàngfull moon; to hope; to expect; to visit; to gaze (into the distance); to look towards; towards

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Words With Same Head Word    
失去shīqùto lose
失业shīyèunemployment; to lose one's job
失败shībàito be defeated; to lose; to fail (e.g. experiments); failure; defeat
失掉shīdiàoto lose; to miss
失眠shīmiánto suffer from insomnia
Words With Same Tail Word    
希望xīwàngto wish for; to desire; hope
愿望yuànwàngdesire; wish
盼望pànwàngto hope for; to look forward to
渴望kěwàngto thirst for; to long for
期望qīwàngto have expectations; to earnestly hope; expectation; hope
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