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English Definitionto patrol; to make a tour; to inspect; to scan with one's eyes
Simplified Script巡视
Traditional Script巡視
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄩㄣˊ ㄕˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ceon4si6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
xúnto patrol; to make one's rounds; measure word for rounds of drinks
shìto look at; to regard; to inspect

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
巡逻xúnluóto patrol (police, army or navy)
巡航xúnhángto cruise
巡回xúnhuíto go around; to roam; to tour
巡警xúnjǐngpolice officer
巡弋xúnyìcruise; patrol by a ship
Words With Same Tail Word    
电视diànshìtelevision; TV
重视zhòngshìto attach importance to something; to value
忽视hūshìto neglect; to ignore
监视jiānshìto monitor; to keep a close watch over; surveillance
注视zhùshìto watch attentively; to gaze at
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