(shài)

HSK 5

Meaning

  1. to dry in the sun
  2. shine upon
  3. to sun
  4. bask

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • shài > shai4

  • 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
暴晒 bào shài (of the sun) to scorch/to expose to a scorching sun
防晒 fáng shài sunburn protection
防晒霜 fáng shài shuāng suntan lotion/sunscreen cream
防晒油 fáng shài yóu sunscreen/sunblock
风吹日晒 fēng chuī rì shài (idiom) to be exposed to the elements
曝晒 pù shài to expose to strong sunlight
日晒伤 rì shài shāng sunburn
日晒雨淋 rì shài yǔ lín scorched and drenched by sun and rain (idiom)/suffer from exposure to the elements/weather-beaten
三天打鱼,两天晒网 sān tiān dǎ yú, liǎng tiān shài wǎng lit. to fish for three days and sun-dry the nets for two days (proverb)/fig. not to persevere in doing sth/to do sth by fits and starts
晒斑 shài bān sunburn spots (on skin)
晒干 shài gān to dry in the sun
晒黑 shài hēi to sunbathe/to tan/to get sunburnt/to expose unfair practices (on a consumer protection website)
晒黑网 shài hēi wǎng consumer protection website www.shaihei.com
晒黑族 shài hēi zú Internet-based consumer protection alliance www.shaihei.com
晒客 shài kè person who shares their experiences and thoughts with others on the Internet
晒骆驼 shài luò tuo xylitol (Cantonese)/see also 木糖醇[mù táng chún]
晒伤 shài shāng to get sunburnt/sunburn
晒太阳 shài tài yáng to be in the sun (getting warm or sunbathing etc)/to put sth in the sun (e.g. to dry it)
晒图 shài tú blueprint/to make a blueprint
晒娃 shài wá (coll.) to excessively share pics etc of one's child on social media/sharenting
晒娃族 shài wá zú (coll.) sharent
晒衣绳 shài yī shéng clothesline
晒友 shài yǒu see 曬客|晒客[shài kè]
太阳晒屁股 tài yáng shài pì gǔ to have overslept/Rise and shine!
摊晒 tān shài to lay sth out to dry

HSK 1

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HSK 2

150 words

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HSK 3

300 words

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HSK 4

600 words

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HSK 5

1300 words

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HSK 6

2500 words

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