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English Definitionsensitive; tactful
Simplified Script识相
Traditional Script識相
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕˊ ㄒㄧㄤˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sik1soeng3
Word Decomposition
shíto know; knowledge; to recognize
xiàngappearance; portrait; picture; government minister; (physics) phase; (literary) to appraise (esp. by scrutinizing physical features); to read somebody's fortune (by physiognomy, palmistry etc)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
识别shíbiéto distinguish; to discern
识力shílìdiscernment; the ability to judge well
识字shízìliterate; to learn to read
识度shídùknowledge and experience
识得shídeto know
Words With Same Tail Word    
照相zhàoxiàngto take a photograph
首相shǒuxiàngprime minister (of Japan or UK etc)
真相zhēnxiàngthe truth about something; the actual facts
出洋相chūyáng xiàngto make a fool of oneself
亮相liàngxiànga still pose on stage; to appear in public; to reveal one's position; to see the light of day
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