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  *起* | 起* | *起
to rise / to raise / to get up / to set out / to start / to appear / to launch / to initiate (action) / to draft / to establish / to get (from a depot or counter) / verb suffix, to start / starting from (a time, place, price etc) / classifier for occurrences or unpredictable events: case, instance / classifier for groups: batch, group
to stand up / to get up / also pr. [qi3 lai2]
(after a verb) indicating the beginning and continuation of an action or a state / indicating an upward movement (e.g. after ) / indicating completion / (after a perception verb, e.g. ) expressing preliminary judgment / also pr. [qi3 lai5]
starting point
origin / to originate / to come from
to originate
to set out / to set in motion / the start (of some activity)
to name / to christen / to take a name
to sue / to bring a lawsuit against / to prosecute
Kia (Motors)
to get up / to leave / to set forth
(of an aircraft) to take off
(of a ship) to set sail / (of an aeroplane) to take off / also written 啟航|启航
uprising / insurrection / revolt
at the minimum / at the very least
to start / at first / beginning
originally / at first / at the outset
to move up and down / to undulate / ups and downs
to make a draft / to draw up (plans)
to start out by / to grow an enterprise beginning with / to begin one's career by
to get out of bed / to get up
the starting line (of a race) / scratch line (in a relay race)
to start up (a motor) / to launch (a computer application)
to bubble / to foam / to blister / to sprout boils (on one's body) / sparkling (wine etc)
motive / purpose / (sth) being the motive or purpose
to have an effect / to play a role / to be operative / to work / to function
to catch fire / to cook / to get angry
(of aircraft) to take off and land
(dialect) to step aside / Get out of the way!
cause / a factor (leading to an effect)
to rise and fall / takeoff and landing / ups and downs
vigorously / energetically / enthusiastically
tax threshold
initial price (e.g. for the first kilometer) / prices starting from
baking soda (used to leaven bread) / screwdriver / bottle opener
to start running / the start of a race
a turn for the better / to pick up / to improve
everyday life / regular pattern of life
to rise from the dead (idiom); fig. an unexpected recovery
to heckle / rowdy jeering / to create a disturbance
to promote / to reinstate (in a position or job)
variant of 啟運|启运
since childhood
(of skin) to peel
to stand / Stand up!
artificial pacemaker
beginning and end (dates)
to set an example
indictment (law) / statement of charges (law)
chip shot (golf)
cheese (loanword) (Tw)
to set out / to leave
staple remover
starting line
at first / in the beginning
to explode / to set off an explosion / to detonate
erhua variant of 起小
to weigh anchor
starter (for sourdough breadmaking)
hoist pulley
to make a draft / to draft (a document)
to start a story
fluff / lint / to feel nervous
to be industrious, rising early and going to bed late
to emit bubbles / to bubble / to foam (with rage) / to seethe
to practice divination
clouding agent / emulsifier
to shrivel
to conceive a scheme / to devise a plan
to feel respect
to vow / to swear an oath
airfield / takeoff and landing strip
start and end (dates) / origin and destination
erhua variant of 起名
aircraft takeoff and landing gear
electric generator / dynamo
lit. rising and lying down, working and resting (idiom) / fig. everyday life / daily routine / to go about one's daily life
cheese (loanword) (Tw)
takeoff catapult (on aircraft carrier)
magnetization / to magnetize
starter button / on switch
draftsman / draughtsman
chipper (golf)
living room / sitting room

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