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English Definitionenthusiasm; zeal; zealous; zest; enthusiastic; ardent; warmhearted
Simplified Script热心
Traditional Script熱心
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄖㄜˋ ㄒㄧㄣ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jit6sam1
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
to warm up; to heat up; hot (of weather); heat; fervent
xīnheart; mind; intention; center; core

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Words With Same Head Word    
热情rèqíngcordial; enthusiastic; passion; passionate; passionately
热烈rèlièenthusiastic; ardent; warm
热爱rè'àito love ardently; to adore
热闹rènaobustling with noise and excitement; lively
热水瓶rèshuǐ píngthermos bottle; vacuum bottle; hot water dispenser (appliance)
Words With Same Tail Word    
关心guānxīnto be concerned about; to care about
中心zhōngxīncenter; heart; core
担心dānxīnanxious; worried; uneasy; to worry; to be anxious
信心xìnxīnconfidence; faith (in somebody or something)
决心juéxīndetermination; resolution; determined; firm and resolute; to make up one's mind
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