Dictionary content from CC-CEDICT De keizer is ver weg - boek met wilde avonturen in China

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dictionary / also written 辭典|辞典 / CL: ,
word (general term including monosyllables through to short phrases) / term (e.g. technical term) / expression
variant of 詞彙|词汇
vocabulary / list of words (e.g. for language teaching purposes) / word
  *词* | 词* | *词
old variant of 詞|词
  *词* | 词* | *词
word / statement / speech / lyrics / CL: 組|组, 個|个 / a form of lyric poetry, flourishing in the Song dynasty 宋朝 / CL:
dictionary entry / lexical item / term
song lyric / lyrics
word / CL: 個|个
part of speech (noun, verb, adjective etc) / lexical category
an actor's lines; dialogue / Taiwanese word
(linguistics) root
morphology (linguistics) / word formation and inflection
synonym / close equivalent expression
letters or words / words or phrase
congratulatory message
meaning of word / sense
message of congratulation
phrase (grammar)
participle / word segmentation
composite word
word stock / lexicon
meaning of a word
an elegy / elegiac words
(linguistics) content word
oath / pledge
(linguistics) function word
classifier (in Chinese grammar) / measure word
names of the tunes to which 詞|词 poems are composed
to speak evasively (idiom); beating about the bush
interjection / exclamation
veiled criticism
short speech given in proposing a toast
to compose a poem (to a given tune)
to make a speech / to make some remarks
writer of 詞|词 (a kind of Classical Chinese poem) / person of literary talent
to mumble / to mutter to oneself
new word (in textbook) / word that is unfamiliar or not yet studied / CL: 組|组, 個|个
form of words (e.g. inflection, conjugation) / morphology (linguistics)
rhetoric / flowery language
form of writing novels that comprise lots of poetry in the body of the text, popular in the Ming Dynasty
article (in grammar)
to equivocate / to talk evasively (idiom)
variant of 言辭|言辞
indefinite article (e.g. English a, an)
prefix or suffix of a compound word / affix (linguistics)
particle (grammatical)
to prattle on self-importantly (idiom)
lawsuit / legal case
to exaggerate
word / phrase / (old) (grammar) function word / predicate
(linguistics) part of speech / word class / lexical category
one side of the story / one-sided statement
etymology / origin of a word
word frequency
to choose one's words / wording
to state one's views / speech / statement / plea
memorial speech / eulogy
each sticks to his own version (idiom); a dialogue of the deaf
libretto; lyrics
an excuse
inscription / dedication
to twist words and force logic (idiom) / sophistry / loud rhetoric making up for fallacious argument / shoving false arguments down people's throats
cognate; words having a common origin
words do not convey the meaning / poorly expressed / senseless / inarticulate
to prompt (an actor or reciter)
instruction / admonition
predicate (in logic and grammar)
foreword / preface (to a publication)
wording / way of expressing something / turn of phrase / diction
cliché / commonplace / truism / stereotype
all of one voice / unanimous
ballad tune in southern dialects, usually to sanxian 三弦 or pipa 琵琶 accompaniment
word order
lit. having presented a flawed argument, one has nothing further to add (idiom) / fig. unable to provide a convincing argument to support one's position / to not have a leg to stand on
dialogue (for stage performance)
to speak forcefully and with justice (idiom); to argue with the courage of one's convictions
forceful (criticism etc) / to use strong words
word stem (in linguistics)
to make an excuse / pretext / excuse
commendation speech / eulogy / ode
form word / in Classical Chinese, the first character of phrase having auxiliary grammatical function
actor's lines (in theater)
variant of 辭令|辞令

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