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English Definitionto do one's best; to shape up; to behave
Simplified Script好自为之
Traditional Script好自為之
Pinyinhǎo zì wéi zhī
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄠˇ ㄗˋ ㄨㄟˊ ㄓ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hou2 zi6 wai4 zi1
Word Decomposition
hǎogood; well; proper; good to; easy to; very; so; (suffix indicating completion or readiness); (of two people) close; on intimate terms
self; oneself; from; since; naturally; surely
wéias (in the capacity of); to take something as; to act as; to serve as; to behave as; to become; to be; to do; by (in the passive voice)
zhī(possessive particle, literary equivalent of ); him; her; it

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