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English Definitionto express; to show; to say; to state; to indicate; to mean
Simplified Script表示
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄧㄠˇ ㄕˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)biu2si6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=3; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
biǎoexterior surface; family relationship via females; to show (one's opinion); a model; a table (listing information); a form; a meter (measuring something)
shìto show; to reveal

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
表现biǎoxiànto show; to show off; to display; to manifest; expression; manifestation; show; display; performance (at work etc); behavior
表演biǎoyǎnplay; show; performance; exhibition; to perform; to act; to demonstrate
表扬biǎoyángto praise; to commend
表明biǎomíngto make clear; to make known; to state clearly; to indicate; known
表达biǎodáto express; to convey
Words With Same Tail Word    
指示zhǐshìto point out; to indicate; to instruct; directives; instructions
显示xiǎnshìto show; to illustrate; to display; to demonstrate
展示zhǎnshìto reveal; to display; to show; to exhibit something
启示qǐshìto reveal; to enlighten; enlightenment; revelation; illumination; moral (of a story etc); lesson
宣示xuānshìto vow; to pledge
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