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English Definitionposture; position
Simplified Script姿势
Traditional Script姿勢
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄗ ㄕˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zi1sai3
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
姿 beauty; disposition; looks; appearance
shìpower; influence; potential; momentum; tendency; trend; situation; conditions; outward appearance; sign; gesture; male genitals

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
姿态zītàiattitude; posture; stance
姿容zīrónglooks; appearance
姿式zīshìvariant of 姿勢
姿色zīsègood looks (of a woman)
姿态婀娜zītài ēnuóto have an elegant countenance (idiom)
Words With Same Tail Word    
形势xíngshìcircumstances; situation; terrain
优势yōushìsuperiority; dominance; advantage
地势dìshìterrain; topography relief
手势shǒushìgesture; sign; signal
趋势qūshìtrend; tendency
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