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charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *坐* | 坐* | *坐
to sit / to take a seat / to take (a bus, airplane etc) / to bear fruit / variant of
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charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *坐* | 坐* | *坐
surname Zuo
saddle horse / mount
coordinate (geometry)
to sit down
to be situated / to be located (of a building)
cushion / (motorbike) seat / CL: 塊|块
ischium
sitting posture
to be imprisoned
(of a commanding officer) to keep watch / to oversee
to take the car, bus, train etc
to convalesce for a month following childbirth, following a special diet, and observing various taboos to protect the body from exposure to the "wind"
to work office hours / on duty
to sit in meditation / to meditate
lit. agitated sitting or standing (idiom) / restless / fidgety
to sit and wait for death (idiom); resigned to one's fate
bidet
to bear fruit
lit. to view the sky from the bottom of a well (idiom); ignorant and narrow-minded
seat (at a banquet) / to attend a banquet
to be seated
to reap where one has not sown (idiom)
seat / chair
to die in a seated posture (Buddhism)
to hold an inconsequential job / to receive a cold reception / to be kept waiting for an assignment or audience / to be out in the cold / to be sidelined / to warm the bench / to cool one's heels
to work as a hostess in a bar or KTV
seated image (of a Buddha or saint)
benefit from others' dispute (idiom)
to sit and pontificate; to find answers through theory and not through practice (idiom)
(Buddhism) to sit in contemplation
to let sth slip by / to miss an opportunity
to be restless
tradesman / shopkeeper
inside informer / mole / plant
variant of 座駕|座驾
lit. don't sit under the eaves (where tiles may fall from the roof) (idiom); fig. keep out of danger
bidet
to be the reigning emperor / to ascend to the imperial throne
to sit and await success or failure (idiom); to wait to see the outcome of a fight before taking sides / to sit on the fence
coordinate system (geometry)
lit. sit on the mountain and watch the tigers fight (idiom) / fig. watch in safety whilst others fight then reap the rewards when both sides are exhausted
to serve as evidence of (an accusation etc); to reinforce (a perception); to bear out; to substantiate
to sit and waste a good opportunity (idiom); to lose the chance
lit. just sitting and eating, one can deplete even a mountain of wealth (idiom) / fig. to spend one's money without generating any income
vegetative existence / to consume passively without doing anything useful
sciatica
to enjoy (the benefit of sth) without lifting a finger; to sit back and enjoy (favorable circumstances)
pedestal type WC
bar girl / professional escort
Chinese drum-shaped stool
to sit and waste a good opportunity (idiom); to lose the chance
to sit properly / to sit up straight
seating toilet
toilet seat
to be in prison
unable to sit or stand still (out of nervousness etc) (idiom)
suppository
to be embarrassed / to be put in a difficult situation
to sit and watch, but remain indifferent (idiom)
to turn a blind eye to
to do a parachute jump
to take an elevator
sciatic nerve
method of coordinates (geometry)
coordinate space


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