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English Definitionto hit the target
Simplified Script射中
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄜˋ ㄓㄨㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)se6zung3
Word Decomposition
shèto shoot; to launch; to allude to; radio- (chemistry)
zhòngto hit (the mark); to be hit by; to suffer; to win (a prize, a lottery)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
射击shèjīto shoot; to fire (a gun)
射手shèshǒuarcher; shooter; marksman; (football etc) striker
射程shèchéngrange; reach; firing range
射出shèchūemission; ejaculation
射干shègānblackberry lily (Belamcanda chinensis); leopard lily
Words With Same Tail Word    
切中qièzhòngto hit the target (esp. in argument); to strike home
刺中cìzhòngto hit with a piercing blow
卒中cùzhòngstroke; cerebral hemorrhage
命中mìngzhòngto hit (a target)
得中dézhòngto succeed in an imperial examination; successful; to hit the target; to win (the lottery); suitable; proper; just right
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