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实在
Main
English Definitionreally; actually; indeed; true; real; honest; dependable; (philosophy) reality
Simplified Script实在
Traditional Script實在
Pinyinshízài
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕˊ ㄗㄞˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sat6zoi6
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (副) adverb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
shíreal; true; honest; really; solid; fruit; seed
zài(located) at; (to be) in; to exist; in the middle of doing something; (indicating an action in progress)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
实现shíxiànto achieve; to implement; to realize; to bring about
实践shíjiànpractice; to put into practice; to live up to (a promise); to carry out (a project)
实际shíjìreality; practice; practical; realistic; real; actual
实行shíxíngto implement; to carry out; to put into practice
实用shíyòngpractical; functional; pragmatic; applied (science)
Words With Same Tail Word    
现在xiànzàinow; at present; at the moment; modern; current; nowadays
正在zhèngzàijust at (that time); right in (that place); right in the middle of (doing something)
存在cúnzàito exist; to be; existence
所在suǒzàiplace; location; whereabouts; domicile; to be located; to belong to (organization etc)
好在hǎozàiluckily; fortunately
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