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熄灭
Main
English Definitionto stop burning; to go out (of fire); to die out; extinguished
Simplified Script熄灭
Traditional Script熄滅
Pinyinxīmiè
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧ ㄇㄧㄝˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sik1mit6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
to extinguish; to put out (fire); to quench; to stop burning; to go out (of fire, lamp etc); to come to an end; to wither away; to die out
mièto extinguish or put out; to go out (of a fire etc); to exterminate or wipe out; to drown

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
熄火xīhuǒ(of fire, lamp etc) to go out; to put out (fire); (fig.) to die down; (of a vehicle) to stall
熄灯xīdēngturn out the lights; lights out
熄减xījiǎndousing
Words With Same Tail Word    
消灭xiāomièto put an end to; to annihilate; to cause to perish; to perish; annihilation (in quantum field theory)
扑灭pūmièto eradicate; to extinguish
歼灭jiānmièto wipe out; to crush; to annihilate
毁灭huǐmièto perish; to ruin; to destroy
剿灭jiǎomièto eliminate (by armed force)
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