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English Definitionto bear; to endure
Simplified Script忍受
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄖㄣˇ ㄕㄡˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jan2sau6
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
rěnto bear; to endure; to tolerate; to restrain oneself
shòuto receive; to accept; to suffer; subjected to; to bear; to stand; pleasant; (passive marker)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
忍耐rěnnàito endure; to bear with; to exercise patience; to restrain oneself; patience; endurance
忍心rěnxīnto have the heart to do something; to steel oneself to a task
忍不住rěn bùzhùcannot help; unable to bear
忍痛rěntòngto suffer; fig. reluctantly
Words With Same Tail Word    
接受jiēshòuto accept; to receive
享受xiǎngshòuto enjoy; to live it up; pleasure
遭受zāoshòuto suffer; to sustain (loss, misfortune)
难受nánshòuto feel unwell; to suffer pain; to be difficult to bear
感受gǎnshòuto sense; perception; to feel (through the senses); to experience; a feeling; an impression; an experience
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