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English Definitionto give up; to abandon; to abort
Simplified Script舍弃
Traditional Script捨棄
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄜˇ ㄑㄧˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)se2hei3
Word Decomposition
shěto give up; to abandon; to give alms
to abandon; to relinquish; to discard; to throw away

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
舍命shěmìngto risk one's life
舍己shějǐselfless; self-sacrifice (to help others); self-renunciation; altruism
Words With Same Tail Word    
放弃fàngqìto renounce; to abandon; to give up
抛弃pāoqìto abandon; to discard; to renounce; to dump (somebody)
废弃fèiqìto discard; to abandon (old ways); to invalidate
丢弃diūqìto discard; to abandon
遗弃yíqìto leave; to abandon
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