临时
(línshí)

HSK 5

Meaning

  1. temporary
  2. at the time
  3. when the time comes

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • línshí > lin2 shi2

  • 1: First Tone 一声
  • 2: Second Tone 二声
  • 3: Third Tone 三声
  • 4: Fourth Tone 四声
  • 5: Fifth Tone (neutral) 五声

Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
临时澳门市政执行委员会 lín shí Aò mén shì zhèng zhí xíng wěi yuán huì Provisional Municipal Council of Macau/Câmara Municipal de Macau Provisória
临时抱佛脚 lín shí bào fó jiǎo lit. to clasp the Buddha's feet when danger arises (idiom)/fig. to profess devotion only when in trouble/doing things at the last minute/making a hasty last-minute effort
临时保姆 lín shí bǎo mǔ temporary caregiver/babysitter
临时贷款 lín shí dài kuǎn bridging loan
临时分居 lín shí fēn jū trial separation
临时工 lín shí gōng day laborer/temporary work
临时演员 lín shí yǎn yuán an extra (in a movie)
临时政府 lín shí zhèng fǔ provisional government
平时不烧香,临时抱佛脚 píng shí bù shāo xiāng, lín shí bào fó jiǎo lit. to clasp the Buddha's feet when danger arises (idiom)/fig. to profess devotion only when in trouble/doing things at the last minute/to make a hasty last-minute effort (often refers to cramming for exams)

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