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English Definitionto approach; to come close
Simplified Script莅止
Traditional Script蒞止
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄧˋ ㄓˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)lei6zi2
Word Decomposition
to attend (an official function); to be present; to administer; to approach (esp. as administrator)
zhǐto stop; to prohibit; until; only

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
莅任lìrènto attend; to take office; to be present (in administrative capacity)
莅会lìhuìto be present at a meeting
莅临lìlínto arrive (esp. of notable person); to visit (more formal than 光临)
莅事者lì shì zhěan official; person holding post; local functionary
莅临指导lìlín zhǐdǎo(of a notable person etc) to honor with one's presence and offer guidance (idiom)
Words With Same Tail Word    
防止fángzhǐto prevent; to guard against; to take precautions
禁止jìnzhǐto prohibit; to forbid; to ban
停止tíngzhǐto stop; to halt; to cease
为止wéizhǐuntil; (used in combination with words like or in constructs of the form 到...为止...为止)
阻止zǔzhǐto prevent; to block
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