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English Definitionto murder
Simplified Script杀害
Traditional Script殺害
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄚ ㄏㄞˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)saat3hoi6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Word Decomposition
shāto kill; to murder; to fight; to weaken or reduce; to smart (dialect); to counteract; (used after a verb) extremely
hàito do harm to; to cause trouble to; harm; evil; calamity

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
杀价shājiàto beat down the price; to haggle; to slash one's prices
杀伤shāshāngto kill and injure
杀人shārénhomicide; to murder; to kill (a person)
杀死shāsǐto kill
杀手shāshǒukiller; murderer; hit man; (sports) formidable player
Words With Same Tail Word    
危害wēihàito jeopardize; to harm; to endanger; harmful effect; damage
灾害zāihàicalamity; disaster
损害sǔnhàiharm; to damage; to impair
伤害shānghàito injure; to harm
迫害pòhàito persecute; persecution
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