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English Definitionaffair; matter; thing; business; articles; goods; materials; thing; stuff; person (derog.)
Simplified Script物事
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨˋ ㄕˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mat6si6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Word Decomposition
thing; object; matter; abbr. for physics 物理
shìmatter; thing; item; work; affair

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
物理wùlǐphysics; physical
物质wùzhìmatter; substance; material; materialistic
物价wùjià(commodity) prices
物资wùzīgoods; supplies
物品wùpǐnarticles; goods; materials
Words With Same Tail Word    
军事jūnshìmilitary affairs; military matters; military
从事cóngshìto go for; to engage in; to undertake; to deal with; to handle; to do
办事bànshìto handle (affairs); to work
做事zuòshìto work; to handle matters; to have a job
没事méishìit's not important; it's nothing; never mind; to have nothing to do; to be free; to be all right (out of danger or trouble)
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