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English Definitionregret; to regret; to be sorry that
Simplified Script遗憾
Traditional Script遺憾
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧˊ ㄏㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)wai4ham6
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
to lose; to leave behind; to omit; to bequeath; something lost; involuntary discharge (of urine etc)
hànregret (sense of loss or dissatisfaction)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
遗产yíchǎnheritage; legacy; inheritance; bequest
遗留yíliúto leave behind; to hand down
遗址yízhǐruins; historic relics
遗传yíchuánheredity; inheritance; to transmit
遗体yítǐremains (of a dead person)
Words With Same Tail Word    
缺憾quēhàna regret; something regrettable
很遗憾hěn yíhànunfortunately; regrettably
引以为憾yǐn yǐwéi hànto consider something regrettable (idiom)
令人遗憾lìngrén yíhànto make people regret
认为遗憾rènwéi yíhànbemoan
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