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English Definitionparaphernalia of a guard of honor
See alsozhíshì to perform one's job; attendant; job; duties; (respectful appellation for the addressee) you; your Excellency; (Church) deacon
Simplified Script执事
Traditional Script執事
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓˊ ㄕ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)zap1si6
Word Decomposition
zhíto execute (a plan); to grasp
shìmatter; thing; item; work; affair

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Words With Same Head Word    
执行zhíxíngto implement; to carry out; to execute; to run
执政zhízhèngto hold power; in office
执照zhízhàolicense; permit
执法zhífǎto enforce a law; law enforcement
执勤zhíqínto be on duty (of a security guard etc)
Words With Same Tail Word    
故事gùshinarrative; story; tale
本事běnshiability; skill
差事chāishierrand; assignment; job; commission; see also 差使
干事gànshiadministrator; executive secretary
服事fúshivariant of 服侍
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