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舍命
Main
English Definitionto risk one's life
Simplified Script舍命
Traditional Script捨命
Pinyinshěmìng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄜˇ ㄇㄧㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)se2ming6
Word Decomposition
shěto give up; to abandon; to give alms
mìnglife; fate; order or command; to assign a name, title, etc.

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
舍得shědeto be willing to part with something
舍不得shě bùdéto hate to do something; to hate to part with; to begrudge
舍下shěxiàto abandon; to lay down
舍己shějǐselfless; self-sacrifice (to help others); self-renunciation; altruism
舍弃shěqìto give up; to abandon; to abort
Words With Same Tail Word    
生命shēngmìnglife; living; biological
革命gémìngrevolution; revolutionary (politics)
拼命pīnmìngto do one's utmost; with all one's might; at all costs; (to work or fight) as if one's life depends on it
寿命shòumìnglife span; life expectancy; lifetime (of a machine)
使命shǐmìngmission (diplomatic or other); set task
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