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残杀
Main
English Definitionto massacre; to slaughter
Simplified Script残杀
Traditional Script殘殺
Pinyincánshā
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄘㄢˊ ㄕㄚ
Cantonese (Jyutping)caan4saat3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
cánto destroy; to spoil; to ruin; to injure; cruel; oppressive; savage; brutal; incomplete; disabled; to remain; to survive; remnant; surplus
shāto kill; to murder; to fight; to weaken or reduce; to smart (dialect); to counteract; (used after a verb) extremely

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Words With Same Head Word    
残酷cánkùcruel; cruelty
残暴cánbàobloody and cruel; a brutal person; to massacre; an atrocity
残疾cánjídisabled; handicapped; deformity on a person or animal
残忍cánrěncruel; mean; merciless; ruthless
残余cányúremnant; relic; residue; vestige; surplus; to remain; to leave surplus
Words With Same Tail Word    
自杀zìshāto kill oneself; to commit suicide; to attempt suicide
屠杀túshāto massacre; massacre; bloodbath; carnage
暗杀ànshāto assassinate
刺杀cìshāto assassinate; (military) to fight with a bayonet; (baseball) to put out (a baserunner)
抹杀mǒshāto erase; to cover traces; to obliterate evidence; to expunge; to blot out; to suppress
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