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English Definitionto resemble; similar; like; resemblance; similarity
Simplified Script相似
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄤ ㄙˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)soeng1ci5
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
xiāngeach other; one another; mutually; (Chinese surname)
to seem; to appear; to resemble; similar; -like; pseudo-; (more) than

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Words With Same Head Word    
相信xiāngxìnto be convinced (that something is true); to believe; to accept something as true
相当xiāngdāngequivalent to; appropriate; considerably; to a certain extent; fairly; quite
相互xiānghùeach other; mutual
相反xiāngfǎnopposite; contrary
相同xiāngtóngidentical; same
Words With Same Tail Word    
类似lèisìsimilar; analogous
近似jìnsìsimilar; about the same as; approximately; approximation
疑似yísìto be suspected to be; deceptive; plausible but fallacious
仿似fǎngsìas if; to seem
胜似shèngsìto surpass; better than; superior to
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