Dictionary content from CC-CEDICT Simple English to Chinese dictionary


handwriting
Auto complete input: off | on

36 results on this page.

Simplified
Pīnyīn
English Definition Add a new word to the dictionary Traditional
HSK
husband / CL: 個|个
HSK 2
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *丈* | 丈* | *丈
measure of length, ten Chinese feet (3.3 m) / to measure / husband / polite appellation for an older male
lit. ten thousand fathoms / fig. extremely high or deep / lofty / bottomless
wife's mother / mother-in-law / same as 丈母
to measure / measurement
one of three fabled islands in Eastern sea, abode of immortals
square zhang (i.e. unit of area 10 feet square) / monastic room 10 feet square / Buddhist or Daoist abbot / abbot's chamber
Guzhang county in Xiangxi Tujia and Miao autonomous prefecture 湘西土家族苗族自治州
no poison, no great man (idiom); A great man has to be ruthless.
(coll.) father-in-law (wife's father)
to get really angry
towering buildings are built up from the ground (idiom) / great oaks from little acorns grow
sir (respectful form of address for an old man)
wife's father (father-in-law) / old man
lit. to drop a thousand zhang in one fall (idiom) / fig. (of business, popularity etc) to suffer a sudden, devastating decline / to take a dive
zhang (Chinese unit of length equal to 3⅓ meters)
teacher's husband
Guzhang county in Xiangxi Tujia and Miao autonomous prefecture 湘西土家族苗族自治州
(coll.) he-man
virtue is one foot tall, the devil ten foot (idiom); It takes constant vigilance to stave off evil.
lit. like a three-meter high monk, you can't rub his head (idiom) / fig. at a total loss
husband of paternal aunt
mother's sister's husband / husband of mother's sister
A leader can submit or can stand tall as required. / ready to give and take / flexible
a manly man / a man of character
wife's mother / mother-in-law
fig. a tree may grow a thousand zhang high, but its leaves return to their roots (proverb) / fig. everything has its ancestral home / in old age, an expatriate returns home
father-in-law (wife's father)
the devil is ten foot tall, virtue one foot (idiom); It takes constant vigilance to stave off evil.
wife's uncle
wife's aunt
older sister's husband
decameter
older sister's husband / brother-in-law


Tip: Need to type pinyin with tonemarks? Try the 'Type Pinyin' item from the menu.
top
© 2019 MDBG Made in Holland
Automated or scripted access is prohibited
Privacy and cookies