Dictionary content from CC-CEDICT Zelf games leren maken met de Klokhuis Game Studio: Gamestudio

Auto complete input: off | on

82 results on this page.

English Definition Add a new word to the dictionary Traditional
if not / otherwise / else / or else
rule / regulation / rules and regulations
  *则* | 则* | *则
(conjunction used to express contrast with a previous clause) but / then / standard / norm / principle / to imitate / to follow / classifier for written items
principle / doctrine / CL: 個|个
norm / standard / criterion
detailed rules and regulations / bylaws
law / rule / code
in principle / generally
fundamental doctrine / guiding principle / raison d'être
code of conduct / standard of conduct
regular (figure in geometry)
profile / general provision (law)
on the one hand
regular expression (computing)
rules / regulations
unspoken rules (usually ones that codify improper behaviors such as leveraging guanxi to get favorable treatment, or coercing employees for sexual favors)
Shigatse or Xigaze, Tibetan: Gzhis ka rtse, city and prefecture in central Tibet
actually / in fact
general rule / general principle
Wu Zetian (624-705), Tang empress, reigned 690-705
rules of calculation (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division) / algorithm / fig. to scheme / to calculate (i.e. plot)
supplementary provision / bylaw / additional article (law)
to set an example (idiom); to serve as a model
the Four Cardinal Principles enunciated by Deng Xiaoping 鄧小平|邓小平 in 1979: to uphold the socialist road, the dictatorship of the proletariat, the leadership of the CCP, and Maoism and Marxism-Leninism
general principle
Lin Zexu or Lin Tse-hsu "Commissioner Lin" (1785-1850), Qing official whose anti-opium activities led to first Opium war with Britain 1840-1842
scalene triangle (math.)
penal provision / penalty
Shigatse or Xigaze, Tibetan: Gzhis ka rtse, city and prefecture in central Tibet, Chinese Rikaze
the Three Principles (in many contexts)
Shigatse or Xigaze prefecture in central Tibet, Tibetan: Gzhis ka rtse sa khul, Chinese Rikaze
lit. to want sth in haste, but cannot get there (idiom, from Analects); more haste, less speed / don't try to run before you can walk
that being the case / then / in that case
To learn without thinking is confusing, to think without learning is dangerous (Confucius)
like rowing a boat upstream, if you stop moving forward you fall back (idiom)
Since they have come, we should make them comfortable (idiom). Since we're here, take it easy. / Since this is so, we should accept it. / Now we have come, let's stay and take the rough with the smooth. / If you can't do anything to prevent it, you might as well sit back and enjoy it.
irregular quadrilateral / trapezium
Gerze county in Ngari prefecture, Tibet, Tibetan: Sger rtse rdzong
Zhou Enlai's Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence / 1954 Panchsheel series of agreements between PRC and India
L'Hôpital's rule (math.)
general rule / simple principle
moreover / besides
correct any mistakes you made, but maintain your good record if you did not make them (idiom)
a maxim / one's principles
principle / logic
nevertheless / although
Gerze county in Ngari prefecture, Tibet, Tibetan: Sger rtse rdzong
study is like rowing upstream – if you don't keep pushing forward, you fall behind
If three walk together, one of them can teach me sth (Confucius)
(idiom) great plans can be ruined by just a touch of impatience
Zabulon or Zebulun, biblical land between Jordan and Galilee (Matthew 4:15)
to accept criticism gladly (humble expr.) / to be happy when one's errors are pointed out
one who is successful in one's studies, can become an official (idiom)
One-China principle, the official doctrine that Taiwan is a province of China
(old sentence-final expression used for emphasis)
when you hit bottom, you have to come up with a new approach (idiom)
accounting standards council
to make a decision when it's time to decide
a maxim / one's principles
where there is injustice, there will be an outcry / man will cry out against injustice
Rayleigh criterion (optics)
water that is too clear has no fish, and one who is too severe has no friends (idiom)
happy on the one hand, but worried on the other (idiom)
If one is industrious, one will not be in want. (idiom)
joy depresses one's qi vital breath / an excess of joy may lead to sluggishness of vital energy (TCM)
Zerah (name)
Pareto principle
regularity effect
regular parametrization
lit. called a king if successful, called a bandit if defeated (idiom) / fig. losers are always in the wrong
L'Hôpital's rule (math.) (Tw)
frugality prevents destitution (idiom)
wastage makes one destitute (idiom)

Tip: The Chinese character flashcards can help you learn new Chinese characters.
© 2020 MDBG Made in Holland
Automated or scripted access is prohibited
Privacy and cookies