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English Definitionsituation; state (of affairs)
Simplified Script局势
Traditional Script局勢
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄩˊ ㄕˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)guk6sai3
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
office; situation; measure word for games: match, set, round, etc.
shìpower; influence; potential; momentum; tendency; trend; situation; conditions; outward appearance; sign; gesture; male genitals

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Words With Same Head Word    
局面júmiànaspect; phase; situation
局部júbùpart; local
局长júzhǎngbureau chief
局限júxiànto limit; to confine; to restrict something within set boundaries
局促júcùnarrow (surrounding); short (of time)
Words With Same Tail Word    
形势xíngshìcircumstances; situation; terrain
优势yōushìsuperiority; dominance; advantage
地势dìshìterrain; topography relief
姿势zīshìposture; position
手势shǒushìgesture; sign; signal
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