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English Definitionto lose (one's bearings); to get lost
Simplified Script迷失
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄧˊ ㄕ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mai4sat1
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
to bewilder; crazy about; fan; enthusiast; lost; confused
shīto lose; to miss; to fail

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Words With Same Head Word    
迷信míxìnsuperstition; to have a superstitious belief (in something)
迷糊míhumuddle-headed; dazed; only half conscious
迷惑míhuoto puzzle; to confuse; to baffle
迷路mílùto lose the way; lost; labyrinth; labyrinthus vestibularis (of the inner ear)
迷人mírénfascinating; enchanting; charming; tempting
Words With Same Tail Word    
损失sǔnshīloss; damage; to lose; to suffer damage
消失xiāoshīto disappear; to fade away
丧失sàngshīto lose; to forfeit
过失guòshīerror; fault; (law) negligence; delinquency
流失liúshīdrainage; to run off; to wash away
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