(shí)

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Meaning

  1. pick up
  2. ten (banker's anti-fraud numeral)

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • shí > 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
收拾 shōushi to tidy/put in order/to repair/to settle with/punish
不可收拾 bù kě shōu shí irremediable/unmanageable/out of hand/hopeless
补缺拾遗 bǔ quē shí yí see 拾遺補缺|拾遗补缺[shí yí bǔ quē]
重拾 chóng shí to pick up (a theme etc)/to regain (confidence)/to revive (a custom, friendship etc)
道不拾遗 dào bù shí yí lit. no one picks up lost articles in the street (idiom)/fig. honesty prevails throughout society
俯拾即是 fǔ shí jí shì see 俯拾皆是[fǔ shí jiē shì]
俯拾皆是 fǔ shí jiē shì lit. so numerous that one could just bend down and pick them up (idiom)/fig. extremely common/easily available
捡拾 jiǎn shí to pick up/to gather
路不拾遗 lù bù shí yí lit. no one picks up lost articles in the street (idiom)/fig. honesty prevails throughout society
拾级 shè jí to go up or down stairs step by step
拾级而上 shè jí ér shàng to walk slowly up a flight of steps (idiom)
拾得 Shí dé Shide, Tang Buddhist poet who lived at the Guoqing Temple on Mt Tiantai 天台山[Tiān tāi Shān]
拾得 shí dé to find/to pick up/to collect
拾掇 shí duo to clear up/to tidy up/to pick up/to repair
拾荒 shí huāng to glean/to collect scraps/to eke out a meager living
拾获 shí huò to find/to pick up/to obtain
拾芥 shí jiè to pick up cress/fig. sth easy to do/a piece of cake
拾金不昧 shí jīn bù mèi to pick up money and not hide it (idiom)/to return property to its owner
拾零 shí líng to pick up bits/to collect scrap material/tidbits/gleanings (used as gossip)
拾取 shí qǔ to pick up/to collect
拾人涕唾 shí rén tì tuò to plagiarize (idiom)
拾人牙慧 shí rén yá huì to pick up what others say (idiom)/to pass off other people's opinions as one's own/to parrot
拾物 shí wù picked up items (i.e. lost property)
拾遗 shí yí to pocket a lost article/(fig.) to correct others' errors/to remedy omissions (in a text etc)
拾遗补缺 shí yí bǔ quē to remedy omissions and correct errors (idiom)
拾音器 shí yīn qì pickup (electro-acoustic transducer)
收拾 shōu shi to put in order/to tidy up/to pack/to repair/(coll.) to sort sb out/to fix sb
收拾残局 shōu shi cán jú to clear up the mess/to pick up the pieces
一发不可收拾 yī fā bù kě shōu shi once it gets started there's no stopping it
朝花夕拾 Zhāo huā xī shī "Dawn Blossoms Plucked at Dusk", a collection of autobiographical essays by Lu Xun 魯迅|鲁迅[Lǔ Xùn]
执拾 zhí shí to tidy up (dialect)
众人拾柴火焰高 zhòng rén shí chái huǒ yàn gāo when everybody gathers fuel, the flames are higher (idiom)/the more people, the more strength

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