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说理
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English Definitionto reason; to argue logically
Simplified Script说理
Traditional Script說理
Pinyinshuōlǐ
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄨㄛ ㄌㄧˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)syut3lei5
Word Decomposition
shuōto speak; to say; to explain; to scold; to tell off; a theory (usually in compounds such as 日心说 heliocentric theory)
texture; grain (of wood); inner essence; intrinsic order; reason; logic; truth; science; natural science (esp. physics); to manage; to pay attention to; to run (affairs); to handle; to put in order; to tidy up

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Words With Same Head Word    
说明shuōmíngto explain; to illustrate; to indicate; to show; to prove; explanation; directions; caption
说话shuōhuàto speak; to say; to talk; to gossip; to tell stories; talk; word
说法shuōfaway of speaking; wording; formulation; one's version (of events); statement; theory; hypothesis; interpretation
说谎shuōhuǎngto lie; to tell an untruth
说起来shuōqǐ láiput it this way
Words With Same Tail Word    
物理wùlǐphysics; physical
管理guǎnlǐto supervise; to manage; to administer; management; administration
总理zǒnglǐpremier; prime minister
处理chǔlǐto handle; to treat; to deal with; to process; to deal with a criminal case; to mete out punishment; to offer for sale at a reduced price; to punish
合理hélǐrational; reasonable; fair
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