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English Definitionto set up; to establish
Simplified Script设立
Traditional Script設立
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄜˋ ㄌㄧˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cit3laap6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
shèto set up; to arrange; to establish; to found; to display
to stand; to set up; to establish; to lay down; to draw up; at once; immediately; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
设计shèjìplan; design; to design; to plan
设备shèbèiequipment; facilities; installations
设想shèxiǎngto imagine; to assume; to envisage; tentative plan; to have consideration for
设施shèshīfacilities; installation
设置shèzhìto set up; to install
Words With Same Tail Word    
建立jiànlìto establish; to set up; to found
成立chénglìto establish; to set up; to be tenable; to hold water
独立dúlìindependent; independence; to stand alone
孤立gūlìisolate; isolated
创立chuànglìto establish; to set up; to found
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