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English Definitionto wake up to reality; to come to oneself; to realize; to see the truth
Simplified Script省悟
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄥˇ ㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sing2ng6
Word Decomposition
xǐngto inspect; to examine; to be aware; to pay a visit (to one's parents or elders)
to comprehend; to apprehend; to become aware

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Words With Same Head Word    
省事xǐngshìto handle administrative work
省察xǐngcháto examine; to cast a critical eye over (especially in the context of introspection)
省视xǐngshìto call upon; to inspect
省亲xǐngqīnto visit one's parents
省亲别墅xǐngqīn biéshùHouse of Reunion, main building in the Grand View garden
Words With Same Tail Word    
觉悟juéwùto come to understand; to realize; consciousness; awareness; Buddhist enlightenment (Sanskrit: cittotpāda)
领悟lǐngwùto understand; to comprehend
恍然大悟huǎngrán dàwùto suddenly realize; to suddenly see the light
醒悟xǐngwùto come to oneself; to come to realize; to come to see the truth; to wake up to reality
参悟cānwùto comprehend (the nature of things etc); to achieve enlightenment
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