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English Definitiontroublesome; to take a lot of trouble to do something
Simplified Script费事
Traditional Script費事
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄈㄟˋ ㄕˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)fai3si6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Word Decomposition
fèito cost; to spend; fee; wasteful; expenses; (Chinese surname)
shìmatter; thing; item; work; affair

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Words With Same Head Word    
费用fèiyòngcost; expenditure; expense
费力fèilìto expend a great deal of effort
费劲fèijìnto require effort; strenuous
费城fèichéngPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania; abbr. for 费拉德尔菲亚
费心fèixīnto take a lot of trouble (over somebody or something); may I trouble you (to do something)
Words With Same Tail Word    
军事jūnshìmilitary affairs; military matters; military
从事cóngshìto go for; to engage in; to undertake; to deal with; to handle; to do
办事bànshìto handle (affairs); to work
做事zuòshìto work; to handle matters; to have a job
没事méishìit's not important; it's nothing; never mind; to have nothing to do; to be free; to be all right (out of danger or trouble)
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