YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

底线
Main
English Definitionto underline; bottom line; base line (in sports); baseline; minimum; spy; plant
Simplified Script底线
Traditional Script底線
Pinyindǐxiàn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧˇ ㄒㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dai2sin3
Word Decomposition
background; bottom; base; end (of the month, year etc); remnants; (math.) radix; base; under; underneath
线 xiànthread; string; wire; line

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
底下dǐxiathe location below something; afterwards
底片dǐpiànnegative; photographic plate
底子dǐzibase; foundation; bottom
底层dǐcéngground or first floor; bottom (of a pile); lowest rung (of society)
底座dǐzuòbase; pedestal; foundation
Words With Same Tail Word    
路线lùxiànitinerary; route; political line (e.g. right revisionist road)
光线guāngxiànlight ray; light; illumination; lighting (for a photograph)
战线zhànxiànbattle line; battlefront; front
界线jièxiànlimits; bounds; dividing line
电线diànxiànwire; power cord
Derived Words or Phrases    
Sign-in
Similar-sounding Words    
Sign-in
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables