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Sa, sha transliterating character


Sa, transliterating character


Sa, transliterating character

劍齒虎
saber-toothed tiger


sable, ferret

sack


sacred

聖火
sacred fire

朝聖
sacred place - pilgrimage

聖地
sacred place, holy ground

祭司
sacred rites of a religion - shaman, priest

聖歌
sacred song

神聖
sacred, holy

sacrifice

獻身
sacrifice one's life


sacrifice one's life for

捨身
sacrifice oneself, self-sacrifice


sacrifices

祭祀
sacrifices to gods or ancestors


sacrificial ceremony

祭典
sacrificial ceremony, religious festival

sad

淒美
sad and beautiful


saddle

馬鞍
saddle, McClellan saddle


sadness

感動
sadness - touching, moving

茶道
sado, chado, the Way of Tea

safe

安全
safe and secure

闔家平安
Safe and sound for whole family.

平安
safe and sound, free from danger

安然
safe and sound, peacefully


safe and tranquil


safe and well

避風港
safe haven

safeguard

逢凶化吉
safely out of danger, change danger into safety

safety

傳奇
saga - fantasy saga, amazing legends

史詩
saga, poetic saga

sagacious

賢明
sagacious and provident

sage

先賢
sages of the past

射手
Sagittarius (horoscope)


sail a boat, drive a vehicle


sail a boat, steer

渡海
sail across a sea


sail of boat

航海
sail on the sea


sail, navigate

帆船
sailboat, sailing boat

旗魚
sailfish, spearfish

sailing

泛舟
sailing in boats, rafting

揚帆
sailing to a voyage, hoist up the sails

水手
sailor, mariner


sails - mast

使徒
saint - apostle

聖人
saint, holy man


saint, sage

聖女
saintess, holy girl

清酒
Sake, Japanese Sake

櫻花
sakura, cherry blossom


sakura, cherry tree

釋迦牟尼
Sakyamuni Buddha

沙拉
salad (cold dish)

salads


salamander

蠑螈
salamander, newt

salary


salary of a government official

sale

暢銷
sale briskly, booming sale

拍賣
sale by auction

批發
sale by bulk, wholesale

銷售
sales and marketing

業績
sales performance, business achievement

促銷
sales promotion


saline land


saliva


saliva, spittle


sallow, dark yellow


salmon (fish)


salt

岩鹽
salt - rock salt

椒鹽
salt and pepper


salt, pickle

突變
saltation, mutation


salted and smoked meat

豆豉
salted black beans

鹹蛋
salted duck egg


salted fermented beans

鹹魚
salted fish

醃肉
salted meat

鹹菜
salted vegetables

臘肉
salted, cured and smoked meat


salted, salty


saltpeter, nitre


salty

法師
salutation for a Buddhist monk, Taoist high priest

致敬
salute, pay respects to

敬禮
salute, render a salute


salute, venerate


salvation

回頭是岸
salvation - Repentance is salvation.

救世軍
Salvation Army

得救
salvation obtained, be saved

三昧
samadhi (final stage of yoga)

入定
samadhi, deep meditation

善人
samaritan, charitable person


samarium (Sm)


same

恰似
same - just like, exactly like


same direction as

平行
same distance - parallel

共鳴
same feeling with others, resonance


same generation

齊心
same intentions, together with one heart


same level with, side by side


same level, together

同意
same opinion - agree, approve

同性戀
same sex - homosexual

同性
same sex, gender


same, equal

相同
same, identical


sampan (1-character-1)


sampan (1-character-2)

舢舨
sampan (2-character)


sample, kind, type

樣品
sample, specimen

samurai

武士道
samurai spirit, Bushido

武士刀
samurai sword, Japanese sword

尊嚴
sanctity, dignity

避難所
sanctuary, place of refuge

sand


sand bar in a river

沙丘
sand dune

散手
Sanda, Sanshou, free hand boxing

涼鞋
sandals


sandalwood

檀香
sandalwood incense


sandbar in a river

沙漏
sandglass, hourglass

砂紙
sandpaper


sandpiper (bird)


sands, beach

沙灘
sandy beach, sandy shore

佛法僧
Sangha Buddha Dharma (three treasures in Buddhism)

豁達
sanguine and generous, broad-minded

開朗
sanguine, broad-minded and optimistic

樂觀
sanguine, optimistic

樂天
sanguinity, cheerfully optimistic

清潔
sanitary, clean

衛生
sanitation, hygiene

理智
sanity, rationality

散手
Sanshou, Chinese kickboxing

聖誕老人
Santa Claus (Christmas)

樹苗
sapling, tree seedling

藍寶石
sapphire


sarcastic remarks

生魚片
sashimi (Japanese raw fish dish)

魔鬼
Satan, Devil

衛星
satellite, moon


satiated


satin

綢緞
satins and silks, brocades

喜劇
satirical - comedy


satirize

知足常樂
satisfaction - Contentment brings happiness.

享用
satisfaction - relish, bon appétit

知足
satisfaction and happiness, contentment

皆大歡喜
satisfaction of to all, Everybody is happy.

滿足
satisfaction, gratification

酣暢
satisfactorily and happily, merry and lively

satisfactory

satisfactory (idiom)

十全十美
satisfactory and perfect, acme of perfection

折衷
satisfactory compromise

兩全
satisfactory to both sides

周全
satisfactory to every detail

satisfied

充實
satisfied and happy, fulfilled

心滿意足
satisfied heartily, contented wholeheartedly

自得
satisfied with oneself

怡然
satisfied, contented and happy


satisfy

過癮
satisfy a craving

兩全
satisfy both sides

遂心
satisfy one’s expectations

滿足
satisfy, satisfied, content

週末
Saturday - weekend

土星
Saturn (planet)

sauce

燉鍋
saucepan, stewpot

俏麗
saucy, sexy and pretty

酸菜
sauerkraut


saunter, ramble


saunter, roam, travel


saunter, travel

漫步
saunter, walk in a leisurely way

熱狗
sausage - hot dog


sausage (1-character)

臘腸狗
sausage dog, dachshund

臘腸
sausage, Chinese sausage

香腸
sausage, wiener


saute in the Chinese way

炒菜
saute, stir-fry vegetables

野蠻
savage - barbarous

猛獸
savage beast


savage, barbarians


savage, cruel, barbarous


savage, ferocious

兇猛
savagely fierce

草原
savanna, grassland

平原
savannah, plain

save

save (1-character)

事半功倍
save effort and lead to better results

省力
save effort, laborsaving

解危
save from danger, rescue from awkward situation

救生
save life

救命
save life - Help!

救生員
save life - lifeguard

存錢
save money

儲蓄
save money, savings

救世
save the world

便利
save work - convenient, convenience


save, hoard


save, reduce


save, reserve

積蓄
save, savings (money)


save, store


save, store up

得救
saved, rescued

撲滿
saving - piggy bank

救生
saving from drowning

節約
saving, economize

利息
savings - interest

積蓄
savings (money)

savior

膽識
savoir-faire, courage and insight


savor

滋味
savor, taste


savory

香醇
savory and mellow


saw

鋸齒
sawtooth

say

默禱
say a silent prayer

傾訴
say everything on mind

say goodbye

訣別
say good-bye forever

答應
say yes

同意
say yes to, agree

道謝
say, express thanks


scab


scab over a sore


scabbard


scalding

滾燙
scalding, boiling hot

拓展
scale - expand

縮小
scale down, shrink

音階
scale, musical scale


scale, weigh


scales

魚鱗
scales, fish scale

蔥油雞
scallion chicken


scallion, spring onion

蔥油餅
scallion-flavored pancake

干貝
scallop

穿山甲
scaly anteater, pangolin


scaly dragon, flood dragon

條碼
scan - bar code

掃描
scan (image)


scandium (Sc)


scant, few, less

代罪羔羊
scapegoat (blamed wrongly for the wrongdoings)


scar


scar, mark

珍貴
scarce and precious


scarce, rare


scarce, very few


scarcity, shortage

稻草人
scare birds away - scarecrow, straw man


scare of


scare, frighten

稻草人
scarecrow


scared and worried

害怕
scared of, afraid of

嚇死
scared to death


scared, timid


scarf

圍巾
scarf, neckerchief

絲巾
scarf, silk scarf

scarlet (1-character)


scatter

撒種
scatter seeds


scattered (classic)


scattered, loose


scattered, not close


scattered, sparse

劇本
scenario, screenplay

夜景
scene at night


scene of a play, drama

scenery

山水
scenery with hills and waters

景點
scenic spot, tourist attraction

女人味
scent of a woman

花香
scent of flowers


scent, fumigate

氣味
scent, odor, smell


scent, perfume


Sch, She, transliterating character

schedule

時間表
schedule showing a planned order

scheme (1-character)

scheme (2-character)


scholar, Confucianist

篤學
scholarly, diligent in study

儒雅
scholarly, gentle and cultured

school


school class

暑假
school holiday - summer break

校隊
school team

science

科技
science and technology

科幻
science fiction

農業
science or practice of farming

實驗
scientific procedure - experiment

研究
scientific research

工程師
scientific training - engineer

後裔
scion, offspring

scissors

scold (1-character)

scoop (1-character)


scope

見識
scope of one's knowledge

範圍
scope, range


scorch, burn


scorched, charred


scorched, muddy

炎熱
scorching hot

score

樂譜
score - music score, sheet music

得分
score marks, get points

達陣
scoring a try, touchdown


scorn, despise


scorn, disdain


scornful look

天蠍
Scorpio (horoscope)


scorpion

膠帶
Scotch tape


scout, spy

炒蛋
scrambled egg


scrap, bit, crumb


scrape, scratch

抓癢
scratch an itchy part

刮刮樂
scratch lotto


scratch the itching place


scratch, flinch


scratch, grasp


scratch, shave


scream, call, cry

screen (1-character)

藝名
screen name, stage name

篩選
screen out, sieve out

篩檢
screen, screening (evaluation or investigation)


screen, sieve


screen-like mountain peak

劇本
screenplay


screw, wrench

劇本
script for play


scripture

聖經
scripture - Bible

佛經
scripture - Buddhist Scripture

讀經
scripture - read the scripture

祕笈
scripture of martial arts

野豬
scrofa, wild boar


scrub

刷牙
scrubbing teeth with a toothbrush


scruff, neck

美味可口
scrumptious and delectable


scruple to say

老實
scrupulous, honest


scrupulously and respectfully


scrutinize, inspect


scrutinize, survey, observe

潛水
scuba diving

飛毛腿
scud, fast runner


scull, oar

冰雕
sculpture - ice sculpture

石雕
sculpture - stone sculpture

雕刻
sculpture, carve, engrave


scythe

鐮刀
scythe, sickle

sea

海闊天空
sea and sky broadly, brighter future

海葵
sea anemone

海灘
sea beach


sea birds

船長
sea captain

海螺
sea conch

海牛
sea cow

海參
sea cucumber


sea eagle

海鰻
sea eel

海象
sea elephant

海女
sea girl, female diver, Ama, uminchu, kaito

海馬
sea horse

海獅
sea lion


sea mile


sea monster (classic)

雲海
sea of clouds

海盜
sea robber, pirate

海蛇
sea serpent

海星
sea star

sea turtle

玳瑁
sea turtle, hawksbill


sea turtle, huge sea turtle

海膽
sea urchin

海景
sea view, seascape

觀海
sea watch, ocean view

海嘯
sea wave - tsunami

海浪
sea waves

衝浪
sea waves - surfing

海風
sea wind, ocean breeze

航海家
seafarer, voyager

海鮮
seafood

鮮美
seafood - fresh and delicious

干貝
seafood scallop


seagoing vessel

海鷗
seagull

seal

海豹
seal (sea mammal)


seal script, seal character


seal, close


seal, envelope


seam, sew, stitch


sear, iron, brand

search

探索
search and discover, explore

搜救
search and rescue


search for

求道
search for the Tao

追尋
search for, pursue

找尋
search for, seek after

海洋
seas and oceans

海景
seascape, ocean view

貝殼
seashell

海邊
seaside, front of sea

season (1-character)

season (2-character)


seasonal

老江湖
seasoned veteran, worldly-wise person

老練
seasoned, experienced

佐料
seasoning, condiments


seasonings in powdered form

調味料
seasonings, condiment, flavorings

seat

座墊
seat cushion

首席
seat of honor


sea-tortoise

海水
seawater

閉關
seclude oneself for qigong practice

退隱
seclude oneself in retirement

secluded

幽靜
secluded and quiet

幽魂
secluded ghost

角落
secluded place, corner


seclusion

遁世
seclusion - apart from society


second (time)

第二代
second generation


second in order


second rainbow

次郎
second son


second, two


secondary


secondary rainbow


secondary, vice


secondhand, used

耳語
secrecy - whisper

secret

情報
secret agent - intelligence reports

間諜
secret agent, espionage

密使
secret envoy, emissary

奧妙
secret of doing something, subtlety

祕訣
secret of success, knack

竅門
secret of success, trick

祕方
secret recipe (2-character)


secret recipe, rhymed formula

陰謀
secret scheme, conspiracy

祕笈
secret scripture of martial arts

祕笈
secret scroll (kung fu)

幫會
secret society

寶藏
secret treasure

法寶
secret tricks, magic weapon

臥底
secret work - undercover

三昧
secret, knack - samadhi

祕書
secretary


secrete

跟蹤
secretly follow


secretly, privately


secretly, stealthily

祕辛
secrets behind, inside story

祖師
sect of Taoism - founder of a faction


sect, school

section (1-character)

secular

凡心
secular thoughts

人間
secular world, human world

凡間
secular world, mortal world

secure

security

警衛
security guard

輿
sedan chair


sedan chair, palankeen


sedate

莊重
sedate and majestic

儒雅
sedate elegance and fair complexion

沈著
sedate, calm and steady

穩重
sedate, staid and prudent


sediment, dregs


sediment, precipitation


seduce

引誘
seduce, tempt

魅影
seductive apparition, phantom


seductive appearance


seductive sprites

魑魅
seductive sprites, evil spirits


sedulous

勤懇
sedulous and honest

勤勉
sedulous, diligent

see

see (1-character)

洞察
see and understand clearly

見面
see face to face

送別
see somebody off

歡送
see somebody off, going-away party


see someone off

辨別
see the difference between

明理
see things clearly

透明
see through - transparent

慧眼
see what others cannot - insight

再見
See you again

後會有期
See you again., Be seeing you.

seed

播種
seed down, sow seeds


seedling

樹苗
seedling - tree seedling


seedlings, rice seedlings


seedlings, standing grain

撒種
seeds - scatter seeds


seeds of Job's tears

薏仁
seeds of Job's tears, pearl barley


seeds of plant

交往
seeing somebody

法眼
seeing through truth - Buddha's Dharma eye

seek

seek (1-character)

求偶
seek a life partner

謀生
seek a livelihood


seek advice from

諮詢
seek advice from, consult, consultation

找尋
seek after, search for

追求
seek ambitiously, pursue

搜尋
seek and find

避難
seek asylum, find refuge


seek by asking questions

求職
seek for employment, job hunting

求助
seek for help


seek for, strive for

稱霸
seek hegemony, rule supremely

修養
seek in ethical pursuits

查詢
seek information by questioning

求知
seek knowledge, pursue learning

尋根
seek roots


seek the advice of

搜尋
seeking carefully and thoroughly

獵奇
seeking novelty, adventure seeking

募款
seeking of financial support - fundraising

占卜
seeking the unknown - practice divination

冒險家
seeks adventure - adventurer

似曾相識
seem to have met before - deja vu


seep out


seep through


seep, exude


seep, ooze

蹺蹺板
seesaw

沸騰
seethe with excitement


segment

seize (1-character)

待機
seize a chance, waiting for an opportunity

逆轉勝
seize a victory out of defeat


seize position or power illegally

把握今日
seize the day

出奇制勝
seize victory through surprise attack


seized with terror

擒拿
seizing-and-grappling arts (kung fu)

癲癇
seizure, epilepsy

seldom

select


select carefully

甄選
select officially, open audition

善選
selection - excellent choice

抉擇
selection, choice

選擇
selection, select, choose, choice

偏食
selective about what they eat


selenium (Se)

self

矜持
self respect and dignity

滿懷信心
self-assured - full of confidence

自覺
self-awareness

自信
self-confident

含羞
self-consciously timid

自覺
self-consciousness

自得
self-contented

自制
self-control

淡定
self-controlled, calm and serene

檢討
self-criticism

修養
self-cultivation

自衛
self-defense

謙卑
self-depreciating, humble, modest

自決
self-determination

self-discipline

謙虛
self-effacing, modest

自勉
self-encourage

自尊
self-esteem

反省
self-examination

勵志
Self-help (books, groups)


self-important

上進
self-improvement, go forward determinately


self-indulgent

名士
self-indulgent intellectual

利他
selfless - altruistic, benefit others

犧牲
selfless - sacrifice

無私
selfless, unselfish

忘我
selflessness, oblivious of oneself

苦行
self-mortification, ascetic practice

self-possession

自豪
self-proud, proud of oneself

自新
self-renewal

自尊
self-respect

矜持
self-restrained, reserved

涵養
self-restraint, virtue of patience

捨身
self-sacrifice, sacrifice oneself

自得
self-satisfied, self-contented

簡單生活
self-sufficiency - Simple Life

忘情
self-transcendence, ecstasy


self-willed, perverse


self-willed, willful

sell


sell alcoholic drinks (classic)

魚販
sell fish - fishmonger


sell grain


sell, afford

賣家
seller


seller of goods

暢銷
selling in greater quantities - bestselling

熱賣
sells - hot sales, best seller

蓮霧
Semarang rose-apple


semi-


semiannual exorcism


semiconductor - silicon (Si)

熔岩
semi-fluid rock, lava


send (a person)

送禮
send a gift

退
send back, refund


send on an errand

致意
send one's greetings to


send out, issue

放電
send personal charm


send, deliver


send, dispatch

派遣
send, dispatch (2-character)


send, give

歡送
send-off, going-away party

送別
send-off, see somebody off


senile, old and useless


senior

船老大
senior boatman, boatheader


senior of the same generation


senior, old gentleman

長者
senior, venerable elder

資歷
seniority and requirements, professional background

資格
seniority, qualifications

耆老
seniors, tribe old men

sensation

音感
sensation of tone


sensational, glamorous

sense

美感
sense of beauty

聽覺
sense of hearing

廉恥
sense of honor and shame

幽默感
sense of humor

認同
sense of identity, identification

道義
sense of justice and righteousness

俠義
sense of justice, chivalry

見識
sense of one's experience

分寸
sense of propriety

責任感
sense of responsibility

良心
sense of right, conscience

安全感
sense of security

視覺
sense of sight

嗅覺
sense of smell

味覺
sense of taste

觸覺
sense of touch

先生
Sensei, teacher (Japanese kanji)

感性
sensibility, romantic

明理
sensible and fair, reasonable

合理
sensible, reasonable

懂事
sensible, thoughtful

sensitive

含羞草
sensitive plant - mimosa

怕癢
sensitive to being tickled

音感
sensitivity to music pitch

貪嗔癡
sensual attachment, aversion, delusion (unwholesome roots)


sentence

眾生
sentient beings, all living creatures

sentiment

sentiment (idiom)

sentimental

鄉愁
sentimental longing - homesickness


sentimentally amorous

眷戀
sentimentally attached to

痴情
sentimentally or foolishly amorous

兩情相悅
sentiments between two lovers


sentry post, guard, sentinel


sentry post, whistle


sepals of a flower

不可分離
separate - unable to be separated

separate (1-character)


separating curtain, screen, tent

九月
September (month)

sequence

脈絡
sequence of ideas

跳舞
sequence of steps - dance, dancing

繞口令
sequence of words or sounds - tongue twister


sequence, number of activities

順序
sequential order

連續
sequential, continuous

退隱
sequester oneself from society

蛋捲
Serena egg rolls

serendipity

情緣
serendipity, predestination of love

serene

淡定
serene and calm

端莊
serene and composed

朗靜
serene and tranquil

靜心
serene calmness, tranquillity of mind


serenity


serenity, peace (classic)


serenity, tranquility

安寧
serenity, tranquility (2-character)

連續
seriate, sequential, successive


series

連鎖反應
series of events - chain reaction

系列
series, sequence

serious (1-character)

serious (2-character)

莊重
serious and grave, solemn and dignified


serious and just


serious and principled

慎重
serious manner - prudent, circumspect

呼籲
serious, urgent, or heartfelt request

下功夫
seriously put in time and effort

摯誠
seriousness and honesty, sincerity

教會
sermon - church

講道
sermon - preach, give sermons

牧師
sermon - priest


serpent

蟒蛇
serpent, python

鋸齒
serrated blade

servant

serve

襯托
serve as a foil to


serve as background

監護
serve as guardian for

效命
serve somebody regardless of the consequences

service

優待
service - priority service

助人為樂
service begets happiness

酬金
service fee


service point

耐用
serviceableness, durable

軍人
serviceman, soldier

萬能
serving all purposes

酒保
serving drinks at a bar - bartender


servitude, subordinate

芝麻
sesame

燒餅
sesame flat bread

麻油
sesame oil

涼麵
sesame sauce cold noodles


sesame, flax, hemp

身體力行
set an example - act personally

示範
set an example, demonstrate

立志
set an object of pursuit, determined to

襯托
set apart, accentuate

set free


set in order, orderly

放心
set one's mind at ease

安心
set one's mind at rest

決心
set one's mind upon, determination

縱情
set oneself free, indulge oneself

啟程
set out on a journey

揚帆
set sail, hoist up the sails

set up


set up and run


set, collection


set, fix


set, suit


setback

挫折
setback, frustration

波折
setback, twists and turns of a matter


setting moon

落日
setting sun

夕陽
setting sun, sunset

設定
setting, set up

settle

決鬥
settle a point of honor - fight a duel

和解
settle differences, reconcile

化解
settle disputes, resolve

扎根
settle down in a place


settle down, leave behind


settled, completed

穩定
settled, stable, steady


settled, succeed

和解
settlement - become reconciled

殖民
settler - colonize, colonization


seven


sever, cut


several, number


several, some

厲害
severe and powerful

鏖戰
severe fighting

禁慾
severe self-discipline

嚴師
severe teacher

洗禮
severe test

塞車
severe traffic congestion

千錘百鍊
severe training and hammering


severe, harsh


severe, stern


severe, stringent

sew

縫紉機
sewing machine


sewing patterns

縫紉
sewing, tailoring


sex

雌性
sex - female

雄性
sex - male, maleness

性別
sex, gender

性感
sexy

俏麗
sexy and pretty


Sha, Sa, transliterating character


shabbily dressed


shabby, worn out

涮涮鍋
Shabu-shabu, Japanese-style hot pot


shack, hut, hovel


shackles


shackles, fetters


shaddock, pomelo

樹蔭
shade of a tree

濃淡
shade of color in expression


shade of trees (1-character)

shadow

跟蹤
shadow someone


shaft of a cart


shaft of a feather


shaft, club


shaggy dog

氂牛
shaggy hair ox, yak

shake (1-character)

shake (2-character)

握手
shake hands


shake involuntarily

擺脫
shake off, get away from

搖頭
shake one's head

地震
shaking of the ground - earthquake

佛祖
Shakyamuni Buddha, Gautama Buddha


shallow


shallow container


shallow lake overgrown with wild plants


shaman

祭司
shaman, priest

巫師
shaman, wizard

廉恥
shame and honor


shame, disgrace


shame, humiliation


shamefaced, awkward


shamefaced, blushing


shameful, ashamed

洗髮精
shampoo (liquid preparation)

洗頭
shampoo, wash one's hair


Shan, Sam, famale transliterating character

少林拳
Shaolin boxing

少林寺
Shaolin Temple

少林
Shaolin, Shao-Lin

shape

塑身
shape the body, body sculpting

變身
shapeshifting, transfiguration

share

有福同享 有難同當
share bliss and misfortune together (proverb)

股票
share certificate, stocks


share of happiness allotted by destiny


share of stocks

協助
share of the work, help and support

同理心
share the feelings of another - empathy


shared

股東
shareholder

虎鯊
shark - tiger shark


shark (classic)


shark (modern)

sharp (1-character)

sharp (2-character)

清脆
sharp and clear, crisp and melodious

犀利
sharp and insightful, incisive

機靈
sharp and readily responsive

鋒利
sharp edge of a weapon


sharp of a knife


sharp point of lance

法眼
sharp vision insight into truth


sharpen with a knife


sharpen, grind


sharpen, whetstone


sharp-pointed stick

神射手
sharpshooter, marksman

機警
sharp-witted, cautious

精明
sharp-witted, keen and sharp

敏銳
sharp-witted, perceptive insight

幻滅
shattered dream


shattered to pieces


shave

理髮師
shave - barber

剃度
shave the head - tonsure of Buddhism


shave, plane


shave, razor

刨冰
shaved ice

刮鬍刀
shaver, razor


she (modern)


she, he

伊人
she, that person


She, transliterating character


sheaf, bunch


shears (classic)


shears, scissors


sheath, cover


sheath, scabbard

深藏若虛
sheathe one's talent, modest about one's skill


shed (liquids)

滴水
shed small drops of water


shed the milk teeth


shed, come off


shed, hut


shed, hut, hovel

母龍
she-dragon, female dragon

sheep

牧羊犬
sheepdog, shepherd dog

靦腆
sheepish, bashful

羊毛
sheep's wool

萬幸
sheer luck, extremely lucky


sheet

面膜
sheet mask, cosmetics mask

樂譜
sheet music

譜架
sheet music stand


sheet of paper

書架
shelf - bookshelf


shelf, rack

shell

貝殼
shell of a marine mollusc

蝦仁
shelled fresh shrimp


shellfish, clam


shellfish, cowrie

防彈
shellproof, bulletproof


shelter

避難
shelter - take refuge

躲避
shelter from, elude


sheng (reed pipe wind instrument)


Shensi


shepherd

牧羊犬
shepherd dog

牧人
shepherd, herdsman


shepherd's purse


Shh


shield (protection)


shield, protect unfairly


shield, screen

shift (1-character)

逢凶化吉
shift calamities into blessings

逆轉勝
shift defeat into victory


shift the blame on others

宗師
Shifu - grand master

嚴師
Shifu - severe teacher

師父
Shifu, kung fu master

香菇
shiitake mushroom

閃爍
shimmering, glittering


shin (leg)


shin, climb

shine

輝映
shine brilliantly


shine upon, bask in the sun


shine upon, illuminate

照耀
shine upon, irradiate, illuminate


shine upon, reflect

shining


shining heaven, bright sky


shiny metal, to mill, cut or shape (metal)

ship

船長
ship master, sea captain


ship side


ship, transport

貨櫃
shipping container

救生艇
shipwreck - lifeboat

蒟蒻
shirataki - konnyaku jelly


shire, county


shirk one's responsibility


shirk, dread


shirt

襯衫
shirts (formal)


shit


shit, turd

shiver


shoal rock


shoal, beach

嚇死
shock - scared to death

shock (1-character)

衝擊
shock, impact

震動
shock, shake, vibrate

震撼
shock, shocking


shocked, astonished


shocking, startling

鞋帶
shoelace, shoestring

shoes

幕府將軍
shogun (military dictator)

幕府
shogunate, rule of a shogun


shoo, drive off


shoot

瞄準
shoot - aim, take aim

彈弓
shoot - slingshot, catapult

狙擊手
shoot - sniper

發射
shoot (a projectile)

攝影
shoot film, pictures


shoot forth, germinate

狙擊
shoot from hiding, snipe

沖天
shoot up to sky


shoot with arrow and bow

百發百中
shoot with unfailing accuracy

發芽
shoot, bud, sprout

發射
shoot, launch

射擊
shoot, shooting


shoot, sprout

神射手
shooting - marksman

流星
shooting star


shooting, hunting

shop

老闆
shop owner

霓虹燈
shop sign - neon light

招牌
shop sign, signboard of a store

櫥窗
shop window

購物狂
shopaholic

顧客
shopper, customer

購物
shopping

shore

短小精悍
short but energetic, small but robust

短路
short circuit


short in height


short in length

彈指
short moment - snap of fingers


short note


short of


short of money

拮据
short of money, tight budget


short people


short range


shortage

彌補
shortage - compensate


shortcake

缺點
shortcoming

捷徑
shortcut

近視
shortsightedness, short-sighted


short-tailed bird


should be in someone's turn


should, need, ought to


should, ought to


shoulder


shoulder blade

扁擔
shoulder pole

背包
shoulder straps - backpack

承擔
shoulder, accept responsibility


shoulder, carry on the shoulder

肩膀
shoulders

shout (1-character)

呼救
shout for help

歡呼
shout for joy, cheer in jubilation

喝采
shout for joy, cry of bravo

吶喊
shout loudly


shout noisily


shout with anger

叱吒
shout with anger, command mightily


shovel, cut, mow


shovel, spade (1)


shovel, spade (2)

show


show (teeth)

贊成
show approval

眷顧
show concern and solicitude

照顧
show consideration, look after

貼心
show every consideration to, considerate

體貼
show every consideration to, thoughtful


show favor to

先見之明
show foresight, far-seeing wisdom

示範
show how to do something, demonstrate

發揮
show implicit strength

動心
show interest, perturbed mentally

行善
show mercy, practice charity


show off

炫技
show off skills


show off, boast


show off, self-indulgent

攤牌
show one's hand (cards) on the table

同情
show sympathy, feel pity for

愛憐
show tender affection

引導
show the way - guide

導遊
show tourists around - tour guide


show up

襯托
show up by contrast


show, appear


show, appear, emerge


show, display


show, exhibit


show, express

帶路
show, lead the way

顯示
show, reveal

櫥窗
showcase, display window

攤牌
showdown, final confrontation

浴巾
shower - bath towel

浴室
shower - bathroom

洗澡
shower - take a bath

倜儻
showing confidence in oneself

有為
showing signs of future success

樣品
showpiece, sample

鮮豔
showy and beautiful, gaily colored

狡黠
shrewd and guileful

慧黠
shrewd, clever and sensitive

精明
shrewd, keen and sharp


shrewd, smart, clever

shrimp

蝦餃
shrimp dumplings (dim sum)

蝦仁
shrimp meat, shelled fresh shrimp

蝦仁炒蛋
shrimp scrambled eggs


shrine


shrine, Buddhist temple


shrine, fane, joss house


shrine, niche


shrink, contract

縮小
shrink, reduce the size


shrink, restrain


shriveled, deflated


shriveled, withered


shrub, thicket


shrug


shrunken


shudder, quiver

發抖
shudder, shiver


shudder, tremble

顫慄
shuddering, tremble, shiver

燒賣
shumai, shaomai, Cantonese dumpling (dim sum)


Shun, a legendary ruler around 2200 B.C.


shun, evade

關機
shut down, urn off (computer, machine, cell phone)


shut off


shut the door

關門
shut the door, close a door


shut, close


shuttle of a loom

穿梭
shuttle, go back and forth between


shuttlecock

毽子
shuttlecock, Jianzi

shy

嫻靜
shy and modest

含羞
shy and timid manner

怕生
shy with strangers

臉紅
shyness - blushing

sibling

麻辣
Sichuan cooking - numbing spicy hot

麻辣火鍋
Sichuan cooking - spicy hot pot

豆瓣醬
Sichuan cuisine - chili bean sauce

宮保雞丁
Sichuan cuisine - Kung Pao Chicken

花椒
Sichuan pepper

麻辣火鍋
Sichuan spicy hot pot

麻婆豆腐
Sichuan style hot tofu, Mapo tofu


sick


sickle

鐮刀
sickle, reaping hook


sickness

佛祖
Siddhārtha Gautama, Buddha

與你同在
side - be on your side

side (1-character)


side by side

平行
side by side - parallel


side of a body


side of a ship


side, bank


sideburns

羽翼
sidekicks, henchmen

雜耍
sideshow, acrobatics show

圍城
siege to a city

篩選
sieve out, screen out


sieve, dustpan


sieve, filter


sieve, screen


sift rice


sifter, strainer

sigh (1-character)


sigh emotionally


sigh heavily

詠嘆
sigh in admiration

讚嘆
sigh the praises of


sigh with emotion

sight

背影
sight of one's back

sightseeing

遊客
sightseer, tourist

瑞兆
sign - propitious sign, good omen

警訊
sign - warning sign, alert notice

sign (1-character)

sign (2-character)

簽約
sign a contract

連署
sign a petition


sign in fortune telling

手語
sign language, dactylology

sign name

夢兆
sign of a dream

簽名
sign one's name

註冊
sign up, register


sign, inscription hung above a door


sign, omen

signal

非凡
signally surpassing, extraordinary

簽名
signature

招牌
signboard of a store

印章
signet, name stamp


significance, idea

意義
significance, meaning


significance, truth

典藏
significant items collections

里程碑
significant stage - milestone

雋永
significant with meaning, remarkable and enduring

重要
significant, important

涵義
signification, inner meaning

路標
signpost, road sign

星座
signs - constellations

星座
signs of the zodiac

蹤跡
signs, traces

緘默
silence - keep silence

肅靜
silence - solemn silence

安靜
silence, quiet

silent

含羞
silent and flush

默禱
silent prayer

燧石
silex, flint

倩影
silhouette of a pretty woman

輪廓
silhouette, contour


silicon (Si)

silk (1-character)

silk (2-character)

silk fabric


silk festoon


silk gauze

蠶絲
silk made by silkworm


silk ribbon

緞帶
silk ribbon (2-character)

絲路
Silk Road

絲巾
silk scarf

綢緞
silks and satins


silkworm

幼稚
silly and immature

傻孩子
silly child


silly wish, blind love


silly, foolish


silly, idiotic


silly, naive


silly, stupid


silt


silver


silver carp

銀牌
silver medal

口才
silver tongue

similar


simile, example

譬喻
simile, metaphor


simmer, stew

紅燒
simmer-fried, braised in soy sauce

simple

簡便
simple and convenient

簡易
simple and easy

淳厚
simple and kind, pure and honest

淳樸
simple and modest

樸實
simple and natural

單純
simple and pure

簡樸
simple and unadorned

渾厚
simple and vigorous

素雅
simple but elegant

簡單生活
Simple Life

淡泊
simple life, plainness


simple-minded

純樸
simple-minded, honest and simple

樸素
simplicity, plain and simple

便利
simplify work - easy to access

簡化
simplify, simplification


simply, merely

模擬
simulate, simulation

假想敵
simulated enemy

sin

冤孽
sin (in Buddhism)


since

既來之 則安之
Since you are here you'd better relax. (proverb)


since, as

sincere (1-character)

sincere (2-character)

忠告
sincere advice

純真
sincere and genuine

篤厚
sincere and magnanimous

侃直
sincere and resolute

誠信
sincere and trustworthy

樸直
sincere and uncomplicated


sincere feeling

懺悔
sincere regret - repent

悔悟
sincere regret and remorse

精誠團結
sincere solidarity, united in good faith

忠厚
sincere, honest and kindly

敦厚
sincere, kindhearted and honest

淳樸
sincere, pure and honest

樸實
sincere, simple and honest


sincere, sincerity

真心
sincere, sincerity, true-hearted

sincerely


sincerely wish

率真
sincereness, forthright and sincere

衷心
sincerity and commitment - cordial

竭誠
sincerity and commitment - wholeheartedly


sincerity to God


sinews

sing

sing (1-character)

演唱
sing in a performance

歌頌
sing praises

頌揚
sing somebody’s merits

唱歌
sing songs

謳歌
sing the praises

合唱
sing together, chorus


sing, express in poetic form

歌手
singer

歌迷
singer - fans of a singer

演唱會
singing concert

演唱
singing, vocal performance

single

奶爸
single father

星火燎原
single spark can start a prairie fire

千里之行始於足下
single step - A thousand miles begins with a single step


single-hearted


single-log bridge

專心
single-minded, concentrate attention

潛心
single-minded, great concentration

sink (1-character)

清白
sinless, innocent


Sino-


sinus


sip

先生
Sir

爵士
Sir (nobility)

老爺
sir, my lord

救護車
siren - ambulance

消防車
siren - fire truck

警報
siren, alarm

sister

修女
Sister, nun


sister’s son

閨密
sisterhood - bestie, female soul mate

結拜
sisterhood - pledge in a sworn sisterhood

姊妹
sisters

孿生姊妹
sisters - twin sisters


sisters-in-law (1)


sisters-in-law (2)

sit


sit cross-legged

趺坐
sit cross-legged, full-lotus posture

打坐
sit in meditation

坐禪
sit in meditation, Zen meditation


sit on the back of

入定
sit quietly and meditate, deep meditation

靜坐
sit still quietly, transcendental meditation


site

道場
sites of Buddhist rituals

盤腿
sitting cross-legged

客廳
sitting room


situated at


situated between

戶外
situated or used out of doors - , outdoor

situation

situation (1-character)


situation of development

燒臘
Siu mei, Cantonese barbecue style


six

第六感
sixth sense


sixties (age)

六十
sixty

size

吟遊詩人
skald, traveling poet


skate


skate, ray (fish)

溜冰
skate, skating

滑板
skateboard

溜冰鞋
skating shoes

骨骼
skeletal system, skeleton

骷髏
skeleton bones, human skeleton


skeleton, bone


skeleton, bones of the body

sketch


sketchy, approximate

滑雪
ski, skiing

skill

才能
skill and capability

熟能生巧
Skill comes by exercise.

武藝
skill in martial arts

功夫
skill, competence, accomplishments

skilled

逸翮
skilled at flying

巧匠
skilled craftsperson

好手
skilled hand

百發百中
skilled in shooting, crack shot

神射手
skilled in shooting, sharpshooter

高手
skilled-hand, master-hand

skillful

善巧
skillful and intelligent

巧手
skillful hands

師傅
skillful person in certain field

劍術
skills of a swordsman, swordsmanship

武術
skills of fighting, martial arts


skim over, sweep past


skim, neglect

skin


skin ulcer

皮膚
skincare - skin


skip over


skip, neglect


skipjack (small tuna)

跳繩
skipping rope


skirt


skirt worn in ancient China

滑水
skis - water skiing

骷髏
skull - human skull


skull, cranium


skull, human skull

sky

蔚藍
sky blue

天燈
sky lantern

地平線
sky line - horizon

摩天
sky scraping, towering into the sky

跳傘
skydiving, parachuting

雲雀
skylark


slab, plate


slack, idle


slack, sluggish


slacken, loosen


slacken, relax


slacken, slow down

灌籃
slam dunk (basketball)

slander (1-character)


slant, look askance


slanting, deviating from


slanting, oblique


slap

巴掌
slap, blow with the palm of the hand

鬧劇
slapstick, exaggerated comedy


slash, hew

屠夫
slaughter - butcher


slaughter farm animals for food


slaughter, kill, slay

slave


slave girl, maidservant


slaver, slobber

屠龍
slay dragons


slay, kill


slay, massacre

雪橇
sled, sledge


sleek, glossy

sleep

sleep (1-character)

安眠
sleep peacefully


sleep soundly


sleep talking

夢囈
sleep talking, somniloquy

睡袋
sleeping bag

睡美人
Sleeping Beauty (fairy tale)

臥龍
sleeping dragon


sleeping mat


sleeping, lie down

失眠
sleeplessness, insomnia

夢遊
sleepwalking


sleepy

疲倦
sleepy - tired, weary

呵欠
sleepy - yawn

含羞草
sleepy plant - mimosa


sleeve


sleeve of a robe


sleeves of a garment


sleigh

雪橇
sleigh, sled, sledge

slender


slender and delicate

窈窕
slender and graceful, sylphlike

細腰
slender waist, wasp waist

纖腰
slender waistline

瘦身
slenderize, slimming

警犬
sleuthhound, police dog


slice, cut


slice, piece, flake

拉鍊
slide fastener, zipper


slide, skate

滑梯
slide, sliding board


slide, slip


slight in degree


slight, despise


slight, small in extent


slight, thin, flimsy


slight, tiny

微醺
slightly drunk


slightly, a bit


slightly, a little

渺茫
slim chance, uncertain future


slim, slender

苗條
slim, tall and lithe (of a woman)


slim, tall and thin

瘦身
slimming, make oneself thinner

躺椅
sling chair, deck chair

彈弓
slingshot, catapult


slip away


slip of paper

籤語餅
slip of paper - fortune cookie


slip, slippery


slip, stumble

拖鞋
slippers, slip-on shoes


slippery


slipshod

氣流
slipstream, airstream


slobber, slaver


slope


slope of a hill


sloppy


slothful, lazy


slow


slow down, mitigate


slow of speech


slow, unhurried


slowly


slowly, gently


slowly, gradually


slow-witted, dull


sludge, mire

強棒
slugger, strong hitter in baseball game

決勝
slugging it out, determine the victory

sluggish (1-character)


sluice gate

沖洗
sluice, rinse

睡眠
slumber, sleep

sly (1-character)


smack, slap


small

袖珍
small - miniature


small - thin, in small particles


small ball, pellet


small bell

鈴聲
small bell - tinkle of bells

鈴噹
small bell, little bell


small bird

舢舨
small boat - sampan


small box


small box, case, casket


small box, chest, casket

短小精悍
small but robust, short but energetic

零錢
small change, pocket money

娃娃
small child, baby


small clam

膠囊
small container - capsule


small cubes or dices


small cup


small cup without handle


small dish, plate


small gate in an ancient palace


small gong

圈內人
small group of people - insiders

小組
small group, squad

鷺鷥
small heron


small island

螯蝦
small lobster, crawfish


small pieces


small pig

紅豆
small red beans

模型
small replica


small size clothes


small stone, gravel


small table

聊天
small talk, chat


small tinkling bell

號角
small trumpet

車子
small vehicle, car

細緻
small, exquisite and pretty delicately


small, petty

模型
small-scale model

smart

聰敏
smart and clever, bright and keen

靈敏
smart and clever, keen and sensitive

俏皮
smart and witty, pretty and playful

機靈
smart, sharp and intelligent


smart-looking

smash (1-character)


smear, daub


smear, defile, slander


smear, put on


smear, slander

smell


smell of fish


smell of mutton (1)


smell of mutton (2)


smelly, stinking

smelt (1-character)

火候
smelting - heat control

熔爐
smelting furnace

smile

燦爛
smile dazzlingly

笑容
smiling expression


smilingly


smilingly (classic)

含笑
smilingly, wearing a smile

劍齒虎
smilodon, saber-toothed tiger


smog

霧霾
smog, polluted haze

smoke

火腿
smoked meat - ham

酸梅
smoked plum

煙囪
smokestack, chimney

打火機
smoking - cigarette-lighter

戒煙
smoking - quit smoking

菸草
smoking - tobacco

煙斗
smoking pipe

smooth

平順
smooth and orderly

香醇
smooth and pleasant, savory and mellow

平穩
smooth and steady

順暢
smooth and unhindered

順利
smooth going, propitious


smooth talking

靜水流深
Smooth water runs deep.


smooth, glossy fabric, usually of silk


smoothed out, relax, stretch

平順
smooth-going, smooth and orderly

銼刀
smoothing - rasp, coarse file


smoothly (1)


smoothly (2)

無往不利
smoothly everywhere, lucky in every endeavor

順暢
smoothly, efficiently

溺愛
smother with love, spoil

窒息
smother, suffocate

點心
snack, dim sum, light refreshments


snack, refreshment

零食
snacks, between-meal nibbles


snail

蝸牛
snail, escargot

snake

彈指
snap of fingers


snap, break

情網
snare of love

陷阱
snare, trap

逆轉勝
snatch victory from defeat

反敗為勝
snatch victory out of defeat


snatch, rob


snatch, rush

偷襲
sneak attack, surprise raid


sneer, laughter


sneer, mock


sneeze

噴嚏
sneeze (2-character)

鼻子
sneezing - nose


sniff, smell


snipe (bird)

狙擊
snipe, shoot from hiding

狙擊手
sniper


snivel


snore

打鼾
snore (2-character)

潛水
snorkeling, diving


snort, groan

鼻涕
snot, nasal mucus

snow

雪豹
snow leopard

雪獅
snow lion

冰河
snow on mountains - glacier


snow pellets

雪崩
snow slide, avalanche


snow white

雪球
snowball

雪花
snowflakes

雪人
snowman

雪白
snow-white

下雪
snowy, snowing

安樂窩
snug den, cosy nest

舒適
snug, cosy

依偎
snuggle close to

玩偶
snuggle doll, rag doll


so far

三生有幸
So nice to meet you, most fortunate to get to know


so, such


so, therefore


soak, dip, steep


soak, steep


soak, steep, immerse


soak, wet, moisten


soap

肥皂
soap (2-character)

soar (1-character)


soar, rise rapidly


soaring, high

翱翔
soaring, hovering

沖天
soaring, shoot up to sky

sob (1-character)


sob with sorrow

蕎麥麵
soba noodles (Japanese noodles)

蕎麥
soba, buckwheat


sober


sober-minded

清醒
sober-minded, wide awake

足球
soccer, football

花蝴蝶
social butterfly

階級
social class

交友
social community - make friends

習俗
social convention, local tradition


social drinking


social elite

形象
social facade - image

民權
social freedom and equality - civil rights

社群
social group, community

social intercourse

治安
social security, public security

社工
social worker

交誼
socialize - friendship, communion

交際
socialize, social intercourse

花蝴蝶
socially active and beautiful woman

外向
socially confident - extrovert, outgoing

society

插頭
socket - plug

電源
socket - source of electricity

插座
socket, wall outlet

襪子
socks (2-character)


socks, stockings

氣泡
soda - air bubble

鋁罐
soda - aluminum cans

汽水
soda pop, soft drink


sodium

soft

曼妙
soft and beautiful


soft and delicate

稚嫩
soft and immature


soft and mashy

柔情
soft and sentimental


soft but tough

蘋果汁
soft cider, apple juice

汽水
soft drink, soda pop


soft hail


soft leather


soft or mashy stew cooked

細嫩
soft, tender and delicate

溫柔
soft, tender and gentle


soft, weak

壘球
softball (modified form of baseball)

善良
soft-hearted, kind-hearted

柔能克剛
Softness can overcome the hardest.

以柔克剛
softness conquers toughness

黿
soft-shelled turtle

程式
software program

soil

安慰
solace - comfort, console

同情
solace - pity, sympathy


solace, aid and relief

日蝕
solar eclipse

極光
solar wind - aurora


solar, sun


solder, weld, join together (metal parts)

soldier

兵蟻
soldier ant

傭兵
soldier of fortune

兵馬俑
soldier-and-horse funerary statues, terracotta warriors


soldier's pay

騎兵
soldiers who fought on horseback - cavalry


sole fish


sole of the foot

唯一
sole, one and only


solely, merely


solely, singly

solemn (1-character)

solemn (2-character)

莊嚴
solemn and dignified, nobly with dignity

莊重
solemn and dignified, sedate and majestic


solemn and just

肅穆
solemn and respectful

拜師
solemn ceremony - become a pupil to a master

山盟海誓
solemn pledge of love (idiom 1)

海誓山盟
solemn pledge of love (idiom 2)

solemn promise

祈禱
solemn request - pray, prayer

肅靜
solemn silence

隆重
solemn, with solemnity, ceremonious


solemnity


solemnly, sincerely

慇懃
solicitous, eagerly attentive


solicitous, regardful


solicitous, thoughtful

關懷
solicitude, concern about

牽掛
solicitude, worry about

solid

深厚
solid and deep-seated


solid and firm

乾冰
solid carbon dioxide, dry ice

深厚
solid foundation, deep and profound

紮實
solid foundation, firm and sturdy

團隊精神
solidarity - teamwork spirit

精誠團結
solidarity - united in good faith

團結
solidarity, unity


solidify, congeal


solidify, consolidate

鞏固
solidify, strengthen, consolidate

solitary (1-character)

solitary (2-character)

孤鳥
solitary bird, lone bird

山人
solitary life - hermit, recluse (classic-1)

散人
solitary life - hermit, recluse (classic-2)

隱士
solitary life - hermit, retired scholar

孤獨
solitude, lonely

冬至
solstice at midwinter, winter solstice


solution of problem

解答
solution of problem (2-character)

溶解
solution, dissolve

破解
solve a enigma, riddle

解謎
solve a puzzle

偵探
solve crimes - detective

動腦
solve problems - thinking, use one's brain

猜謎
solve riddles, guessing game

solve, solution

萃取
solvent - extraction, extract and purify

體能
somatic function, physical capability


some

從前
some time ago, once upon a time


some, a little


some, certain


some, several

某人
somebody, someone

開心果
someone makes you happy - a delight

翻滾
somersaults, handsprings

走火入魔
something takes one over, obsessed

什麼
something, anything, what?

似曾相識
Somewhere in Time, deja vu

夢遊
somnambulism, sleepwalking

夢囈
somniloquy, sleep talking

son

子女
son and daughter (1)

兒女
son and daughter (2)

王子
son of a monarch, prince

好小子
son of gun

媳婦
son’s wife

聲納
sonar, Sound Navigation And Ranging

song

戀曲
song about romantic love


Song dynasty

驪歌
song of farewell

頌歌
song of praise

雅歌
Song of Solomon, Song of Songs

凱歌
song of triumph

蟬鳴
song, chirping of cicadas


songs numerical adjunct

讚歌
songs of praise

佳客
son-in-law just married (classic)


son-in-law lives in the household


sonorous, loud and clear

洪亮
sonorous, loud and powerful


soothe

安慰
soothe, comfort

奶嘴
soother, pacifier

詭辯
sophism, specious argument

sophisticated

江湖
sophisticated and cosmopolitan


sophisticated decoction


sophisticated, refined

詭辯
sophistry, casuistry

巫師
sorcerer, wizard

魔法師
sorcerer, wizard, magician

巫婆
sorceress, hag

女巫
sorceress, witch

魔女
sorceress, witch (Japanese kanji)


sorcery

魔法
sorcery, magic


sorcery, theurgy

巫術
sorcery, witchcraft


sore, skin ulcer

疼痛
soreness, pain


sores, ulcer

解憂
sorrow - allay sorrow

sorrow (1-character)

sorrowful (1-character)

忘憂
sorrowless, forgetting sorrow

sorry

整理
sort out, tidy up


sort, kind, class


sort, race, species


sort, type, style

求救
SOS, Mayday!

soul

知己
soul mate, bosom friend

密友
soul mate, intimate friend

亡靈
soul of a deceased person

姊妹花
soul sisters

省思
soul-searching, examine oneself

sound

音效
sound effects

隔音
sound insulation

合理
sound judgement - reasonable

聲納
Sound Navigation And Ranging - sonar

鐘聲
sound of a bell, toll of bell


sound of battle drum

掌聲
sound of clapping

鼓聲
sound of drumbeats


sound of flowing water

笑聲
sound of laughing


sound of metal objects impact

歌聲
sound of singing


sound of steps

跫音
sound of steps, footsteps


sound of striking a gong

雷霆
sound of thunder, thunderclap


sound of water flowing


sound of waves


sound of waves, whistle of the wind


sound of whistling wind


sound of wind

試探
sound out, trial balloon

錄音
sound recording

音感
sound sensation


sound sleep

音速
sound speed

音量
sound volume

聲波
sound wave

安靜
soundless - quiet, silence

安然
soundness - safe and sound

隔音
soundproof

soup


soup - ladle, scoop

湯匙
soup spoon


sour

酸辣湯
sour and hot soup

酸菜
sour mustard-green

酸梅湯
sour plum soup

糖醋
sour-and-sweet (Chinese-style food)

source

水源
source of a stream

電源
source of electricity

食物鏈
source of food - food chain

樂事
source of joy, joyful matter

養分
source of nourishment

電池
source of power - battery

財源
source of revenue


source of something - root

源流
source stream

能源
sources of energy

餿
soured


south

南極
South Pole, Antarctica

東南
southeast

東南亞
Southeast Asia


southernwood

西南
southwest

souvenir

宮殿
sovereign palace

皇帝
sovereign ruler of an empire - emperor

帝國
sovereign state - empire, imperial

寶座
sovereign throne

陛下
sovereign title - Your Majesty

播種
sow seeds, spread seeds


sow, broadcast


sow, cultivate


sow, female pig

味噌
soy bean paste - miso

豆漿
soy milk

醬油
soy sauce

紅燒
soy sauce - braised in soy sauce

滷肉
soy sauce - soy-stewed meat

滷味
soy sauce braise dishes

黃豆
soya bean

毛豆
soya beans, young soybean

黃豆
soybean

豆腐
soybean curd, tofu

炸醬麵
soybean paste, fried sauce noodles

豆花
soybean pudding


soy-braise

滷蛋
soy-stewed egg

滷肉
soy-stewed meat

溫泉
spa, hot spring

面積
space - measure of area


space (astronomy)

時空
space and time, space-time

放空
space out, zone out

space travel

空間
space, room

時空
space-time

蟲洞
space-time - wormhole

距離
spacing, distance

spacious (1-character)


spade, shovel (1)


spade, shovel (2)

竭力
spare no efforts, do one's utmost

零件
spare parts

排骨
spare ribs, pork chop


spare time, free time


spare time, leisure


spare, extra


spare, forgive

饒恕
spare, forgive, pardon

寡言
sparing of words, reticent

燧石
spark - flint, fire stone

星火燎原
spark causes a prairie fire


sparkle, flash


sparkle, glisten


sparkling red gem

煥發
sparkling, coruscating


sparkling, glittering

晶瑩
sparkling, glittering and translucent

火花
sparks


sparrow

麻雀
sparrow (2-character)


sparrow hawk


sparse, not dense


sparse, scattered


spasm

痙攣
spasm, convulsion


spasm, shake involuntarily


spatter, spatter


spatter, splash

speak

談論
speak about, discuss

流利
speak fluently


speak fluently (dialect)

代表
speak for someone - represent, representative


speak hesitatingly

辯護
speak in defense of, defend verbally


speak out boldly


speak out boldly, straightforward

耳語
speak very softly - whisper

喇叭
speaker, loudspeaker

嚴肅
speaking sincerely, serious, solemn

spear

旗魚
spearfish, sailfish

special


special ability

特長
special ability, strong point

異能
special ability, supernatural powers

快遞
special delivery, express delivery

優待
special discount, favorable treatment

特效
special effects

節日
special event - festival, holiday

慶祝
special festivitie - celebrate, celebration

風味
special flavor, aroma

殊榮
special honor

熱點
special interest - hot spot

通靈
special mental ability - psychic

盛裝
special occasion - dress up

特赦
special pardon, amnesty

特價
special price

特質
special quality, characteristics

專長
special skill, professional specialty


specialist

達人
specialist, connoisseur

專家
specialist, expert

專業
speciality, professional


specialize

專業
specialized field

特製
specially made


specialty

專長
specialty - professional specialty


species

變種
species - mutant

細節
specifics, details

使命
specified task, mission

規定
specify, order, regulations

標本
specimen, biological specimen

樣品
specimen, sample

詭辯
specious argument, sophistry


speck, spot

鏡框
spectacles frame

鏡片
spectacles lenses

眼鏡
spectacles, eyeglasses

盛會
spectacular event, distinguished gathering

觀眾
spectators, audience

幽魂
spectral visitant, secluded ghost

鬼魂
spectre, ghost

妖怪
spectre, monster

光譜
spectrum

彩虹
spectrum - rainbow

speech

手語
speech-impaired - dactylology, sign language


speechless, keep silent


speechless, silent, quiet

speed

兵貴神速
Speed is precious in war. (art of war)

光速
speed of light

時速
speed per hour

飆速
speed racing


speedy

唸咒
spell

咒語
spell (magic)


spell out, rationalize

著迷
spellbound, enchanted

際遇
spells of fortune, encounters in life

支出
spend - expense, expenditure

揮霍
spend extravagantly

度假
spend holidays, go vacationing


spend money or time

花錢
spend money, cost money


spend time


spend time, pass time


spew, spit


spew, vomit


sphere

直徑
sphere diameter

五香
spice - five cooking spice

滷蛋
spiced corned egg

椒鹽
spiced salt, pepper and salt

佐料
spices - seasoning, condiments

香料
spices, condiment


spicy

辣椒
spicy - chili pepper

辣椒醬
spicy - chili sauce

麻婆豆腐
spicy and hot tofu

川菜
spicy food - Szechwan style cooking

麻辣火鍋
spicy hot pot, Sichuan hot pot

麻辣
spicy hot, numbing spicy

辛辣
spicy, pungent and hot

spider

蛛網
spider web

蜘蛛人
Spider-man


spike, ear of wheat


spill, overflow


spill, shed (liquids)


spill, splash


spin

陀螺
spin - gyroscope

兜風
spin in the fresh air, go for a ride


spin, reel

旋轉
spin, rotate


spinach

菠菜
spinach (2-character)


spinal column, backbone


spine

脊椎
spine, vertebra

仙人掌
spines - cactus

刺蝟
spines - hedgehog

紡織
spinning and weaving

陀螺
spinning top, gyroscope


spiral shell

鸚鵡螺
spiral shell - nautilus

螺旋
spiral, helix

spirit

胸襟
spirit and attitude, breadth of mind

江湖義氣
spirit of honor and justice, loyalty among friends

義氣
spirit of justice, righteousness

英靈
spirit of martyr

團隊精神
spirit of solidarity, teamwork spirit

亡靈
spirit of the dead


spirit, mind, a person's energy

spirit, soul

英姿
spirited and dashing posture

英俊
spirited and handsome

駿
spirited horse

駿馬
spirited horse, steed

躍動
spirited, active and enthusiastic

活潑
spirited, lively, vivid

活躍
spirited, vivid, lively


spirits, wine, liquor

靈秀
spiritual - exquisitely beautiful

靈魂
spiritual - soul

瑜珈
spiritual and ascetic discipline - yoga

修行
spiritual and religious life cultivation

禱告
spiritual communion with God - pray, prayer

境界
spiritual conception, state of mind

圖騰
spiritual emblem, totem

靈氣
spiritual influence, anima

勵志
spiritual inspiration, inspirational

靈媒
spiritual medium, psychic medium

靈性
spiritual nature, spirituality

正氣
spiritual strength, dignity and honor

氣勢
spiritual vigor, imposing manner

聖靈
spiritually active - Holy Spirit

陶冶
spiritually cultivate, influence spiritually


spiritually elevated

暢快
spiritually elevated, cheerful and exuberant


spit, expectorate


spit, spew


spittle, saliva


splash (water)


splash, spatter


splash, spatter, spill


spleen (organ)

splendid

華麗
splendid and beautiful

彪炳
splendid and brilliant, glorious battle achievement

璀璨
splendid and dazzling

豐盛
splendid and expensive-looking

精彩
splendid and outstanding

綺麗
splendid and resplendent

絢麗
splendid and showy, magnificently brilliant

盛裝
splendid attire

顯赫
splendid reputation

亮麗
splendidly beautiful

splendor


splendor of jade

光耀
splendor shines on


split (open)

踢腿
split kick, leg kicking

劈柴
split logs, chop wood

剎那
split second, moment


split, chop


split, rip open


split, share


spoil by indulgence

溺愛
spoil, dote on (a child)

寵愛
spoil, love ardently


spoil, pamper


spoil, ruin

撒嬌
spoiled child - behave in a spoiled manner


spoiled silk


spoiled, rotten


spoilt, go bad


spoke of a wheel


spoken words

海綿
sponge

贊助者
sponsor, cosponsor, benefactor

贊助
sponsor, patronize

率性
spontaneity, straight tempered


spool, roll


spoon


spoon up


spoon, scoop

湯匙
spoon, tablespoon

痴情
spoony, foolishly amorous

sport

越野車
sport utility, off-road vehicle


sporting contests

跑車
sports car

教練
sports coach

操場
sports field, drill ground

陣容
sports team line-up

決賽
sports tournament

健將
sportsperson - top-notch player

運動員
sportsperson, athlete

景點
spot - scenic spot, travel sight


spot, dot


spot, speck


spot, stain


spotless, clean

潔白
spotlessly white, clean and white


spouse

配偶
spouse (husband or wife)


sprain

扭傷
sprain (ankle, wrist, or other joint)


spray, sprinkle


spray, spurt

spread (1-character)

spread (2-character)

播種
spread or plant seeds

弘道
spread Tao teachings

展翅
spread the wings


spread, extend, unfold

撒種
spread, scatter seeds

猖獗
spreading something unwelcome - rampant

明快
sprightly and straightforwardly

溫泉
spring - hot spring

春風
spring breeze

望春風
spring breeze - expecting spring breeze, wish for love

春夢
spring dream, fleeting illusion

春聯
Spring Festival couplets

春節
Spring Festival, Chinese New Year's Day


spring of a lock

噴泉
spring of water - geyser, fountain


spring onion

春捲
spring roll, egg roll


spring season

泉水
spring water, fountain


spring, fountain

彈簧
spring, metal spring

春天
spring, springtime

泉源
springhead, fountainhead

彈性
springiness, elasticity

活水
springs - running water

春天
springtime


sprinkle water


sprinkle, drench


sprinkle, scatter


sprinkle, spray

衝刺
sprint, run at full speed

sprites

sprout


sprout sturdily

豆芽
sprouts - bean sprouts


sprouts, seedlings

輕快
spry, light and quick

泡沫
spume, lather

毛線
spun thread used for knitting

躍馬
spur on a horse

鞭策
spur on, urge on

自勉
spur oneself on

猛勁
spurt of energy

衝刺
spurt, dash, sprint


spurt, gush


sputum

情報
spy - intelligence reports

間諜
spy, espionage


spy, espionage (1-character)


spy, peep


squad of soldiers

小組
squad, small group


squad, team

揮霍
squander money, spend extravagantly

浪費
squander, waste


square

廣場
square in a city, plaza


square, carpenter's square

方形
square, rectangle


square-bottomed basket


squares, checkers


squash

南瓜
squash - pumpkin


squat jar with small mouth


squat, crouch


squat, sit, crouch


squeak, chirp


squeak, creak


squeeze

榨汁
squeeze juice


squid

烏賊
squid, inkfish


squint, glance


squint, narrow one's lids


squirm, wriggle

松鼠
squirrel


Ssukgat

茼蒿
Ssukgat, crown daisy


stab

安定
stabilize, free from worry

stable


stable, cattle-shed

馬廄
stable, horse stable

績優
stably progressive, blue-chip


stack


stack or pile up rocks


stack up, pile up

煙囪
stack, chimney

競技場
stadium - arena, coliseum


staff (cane)


staff, cane

員工
staff, employee

stage

再起
stage a comeback, rise again


stage costume

怯場
stage fright

燈光
stage lighting

藝名
stage name


stage of a journey

劇本
stage work - screenplay

階段
stage, period, gradation


stagger


stagnant, inert, torpid


stagnant, sluggish

穩重
staid and prudent, sedate


stain with blood


stain, mark


stain, spot


stainless, clean

階梯
staircase, flight of stairs


stairs

樓梯
stairway, staircase


stake, pile, post


stakes in gambling


stalk of a cereal plant


stalk of a fruit


stalk of plants


stalk, stem


stallion

種馬
stallion, stud horse

攤販
stallman, street vendor

偉岸
stalwart and husky, tall and strong

魁偉
stalwart and massive, big and tall


stalwart build

花蕊
stamen, pistil (flower)


stamens or pistils of a flower

stamina


stammer, slow of speech


stammer, stutter

集郵
stamp collecting


stamp one's feet


stamp one's foot (classic)

鎮邪
stamp out the devilishness


stamp the ground

郵票
stamp, postage stamp


stamp, seal

印章
stamp, signet


stamp, tread


stamp, tread on

stand

譜架
stand - music stand

逸群
stand above all the others

與世無爭
stand aloof from worldly success

信守
stand by, abide by


stand erect


stand erect like a mountain


stand erect or straight

堅定
stand firm in position


stand for a long while

警戒
stand guard, alert, vigilant


stand in for

對決
stand off between two opponents

自立
stand on one's own feet

腳踏實地
stand on solid ground, practical and realistic


stand or booth in market

矯矯不群
stand out among others, preeminent

與眾不同
stand out from the masses, out of the ordinary


stand tall and upright


stand up

義士
stand up for justice - righteous man

捍衛
stand up for, safeguard

抵抗
stand up to, resist


stand upright

挺立
stand upright, stand firm

倒立
stand upside down, handstand


stand, base (1)


stand, base (2)


stand, endure


stand, rack, shelf

standard (1-character)

standard (2-character)


standard calligraphic font


standard of a commander

典型
standard pattern, classic style


standard regulation

砝碼
standard weights

待命
standby, await orders

替身
stand-in, stunt double


standing erect


standing grain

耐用
standing wear and tear, durable

觀點
standpoint, viewpoint

star

星座
star signs, constellations

絕地
Star Wars - Jedi

絕地武士
Star Wars - Jedi knight

漿糊
starch paste, adhesive paste

漿
starch solution

澱粉
starch, amylum


starch, paste

星塵
stardust

stare (1-character)


stare blankly, stupefied

海星
starfish

楊桃
starfruit

觀星
stargazing, observe the stars

星光
starlight

星夜
starry night

星空
starry sky

晨星
stars at dawn, morning stars

start

start (1-character)

創業
start a business, begin an undertaking

升火
start a fire

新生活
start a new life, new life

闖天下
start an undertaking successfully

自新
start anew, self-renewal

白手起家
start from scratch, from rags to riches

更生
start life anew, have a new life

啟程
start off for a journey

奏樂
start to play music

動手
start working

火種
starting a new fire - live cinders

起點
starting point, beginning


startle, frighten, shock


startle, shock


startling, shocking

神奇
startlingly impressive, marvelous

新創
start-up, newly established (business)

飢餓
starvation, hunger


starve, famish


starve, hungry


starving, hungry

state


state (territory)

機率
state of being probable - probability


state of emotion


state of matter

心情
state of mind - mood

脾氣
state of mind - temper

境界
state of mind, spiritual conception


state, country


state, declare


state, explain


state, narrate


state, nation

王道
statecraft, kingly way

尊嚴
stateliness - dignity

莊嚴
stately and majestic

雄偉
stately grandeur, majestic

宮殿
stately home - palace

雄風
stately manner - awe-inspiring air


statement

告白
statement - love confession

聲明
statement, declaration


stateroom, private room

聯邦
states, federation

靜電
static electricity


station

火車站
station - train station

車站
station (bus, train)


station troops

文具
stationery (office materials)

統計
statistics

數據
statistics, data

statue

身材
stature, bodily shape

status

形勢
status of affairs, situation


statute, canon

待命
staunch adherent - standby, await orders

堅貞
staunch and faithful

鐵錚錚
staunch and steadfast, tough guy

stay

獨處
stay alone, being solitary

既來之 則安之
stay and make the best of it (proverb)

眷戀
stay fascinated, linger on

宿
stay overnight

日久生情
stay together - love grows over time

廝守
stay together, rely on one another

熬夜
stay up all night

做伴
stay with someone, accompany

青春永駐
Stay young forever, Never grows old

賴床
stay, lounging in bed

耐力
staying power, durability

韌性
staying power, stamina

steadfast

侃直
steadfast and aboveboard

堅忍
steadfast and persevering

專情
steadfast fidelity, faithful in a relationship

steady

穩重
steady and calm

腳踏實地
steady and serious character, down-to-earth

堅定
steady and unswerving, firm and determined

牛排
steak, beefsteak


steal


steal, burglary


steal, pilfer


steal, plunder


stealthily, secretly

偷襲
stealthy hunt, surprise raid


stealthy, tricky, furtive


steam

蒸汽機
steam engine

蒸汽
steam, vapor

叉燒包
steamed barbecued pork bun, Cantonese BBQ pork bun


steamed bread

刈包
steamed bread stuffed with pork stuffing

饅頭
steamed bread, Chinese steamed bun


steamed bun

包子
steamed bun with stuffing

蒸餃
steamed dumpling


steamed rice

飯糰
steamed rice balls

白飯
steamed rice, plain cooked rice


steamed, cook by steaming

蒸籠
steamer, bamboo steamer


steamship

篤定
stedfast, sure and certain

駿
steed

駿馬
steed, fine horse


steel

錘煉
steel and temper, hammer into shape

砥礪
steel oneself, temper oneself

磨練
steel oneself, training with endurance

鋼鐵
steel, iron and steel

千錘百鍊
steeled over and over again, thoroughly tempered

煉鋼
steelmaking, refine steel


steelyard


steelyard weights


steep


steep (tea)


steep cliff

瀑布
steep incline - waterfall

沏茶
steep tea


steep, immerse


steep, lofty


steep, soak

steer

舵手
steersman, helmsman

劍龍
stegosaur


stele, upright stone tablet

起源
stem from, originate from


stem, stalk


stem, stalk of plants


stentorian

step


step across

跨越
step across, stride over


step back


step of stair

step on (1-character)


stepladder

草原
steppe, grassland


steps leading to the throne

舞步
steps of dancing

辦法
steps to take, ways, methods


sterile, infertile

消毒
sterilize, disinfect

殺菌
sterilize, kill the germ

stern

森嚴
stern and strict, heavily guarded


stew slowly in a closed pot


stew with soy sauce


stew, cook


stew, simmer, braise

管家
steward, butler

空姐
stewardess, female flight attendant

燉鍋
stewpot, stockpot


stibium (Sb)

stick

棒棒糖
stick - lollipop


stick into, insert

棍法
stick method in martial art


stick of incense


stick on, paste


stick or plaster with paste

貫徹始終
stick to a task to the bitter end

白頭偕老
stick to each other till the hair turns grey


stick to, cling to

相依為命
stick together in difficulties

團結
stick together, unite, unify


stick, glue


sticker, label

筷子
sticks - chopsticks

麻糬
sticky rice cake, Mochi

粽子
sticky rice dumplings, tamale

糯米
sticky rice, glutinous rice


sticky, adhesive


sticky, glutinous


stiff - dead and stiff


stiff, hard, firm


stiff, numb, deadlocked

殭屍
stiffened corpse, walking dead

窒息
stifle, smother

匕首
stiletto, dagger

童心未泯
still preserve traces of childishness

靜水流深
Still waters run deep.


still, even


still, quiet, silent


still, quiet, tranquil


still, yet (1)


still, yet (2)


still, yet, also


stimulate

開胃菜
stimulate one's appetite - appetizer

刺激
stimulate, excite

興奮
stimulated, elated, exciting

亢奮
stimulated, high-spirited

開胃
stimulating one's appetite


sting by insect


sting, bite (by insects)


sting, jellyfish


sting, thorn


stingray, ray (fish)


stingy, miserly


stingy, niggardly


stingy, parsimonious


stingy, ungenerous


stinking, smelly

約定
stipulate, contract


stir emotionally

煽情
stir up emotion


stir up feelings

亢奮
stir up the emotions, excited, high-spirited


stir up, incite


stir up, instigate


stir up, provoke


stir, mix


stir-fry

炒菜
stir-fry, saute vegetables


stirrup

馬鐙
stirrups of a horse's saddle

stitch

縫補
stitch and mend

股市
stock market

畜牧
stock raising, pasturage

牲畜
stock, livestock


stockaded village

股東
stockholder, shareholder


stockings

燉鍋
stockpot, stewpot

倉庫
stockroom, warehouse

股票
stocks, share certificate


stolen goods


stomach

胃酸
stomach acid, gastric acid


stomach, belly, abdomen

胃痛
stomachache, gastric distress

stone (1-character)

stone (2-character)


stone base

石雕
stone carving


stone chamber

石獅
stone lions, stone carving lions


stone needle


stone roller

石像
stone statue


stone tablet


stone tablet, stele


stone, pit, core of fruit

石匠
stonemason


stones heap, rock pile

隕石
stony meteorite


stool


stoop, face down


stoop, lower oneself

煞車
stop - brakes, to brake

攔截
stop - intercept

暫停
stop - pause, suspend an action

stop (1-character)

化敵為友
stop argument and become friend

止血
stop bleeding

振作
stop feeling depressed, gather oneself up

停火
stop fighting, ceasefire

勒馬
stop one's horse

止痛
stop pain, relieve pain

清心
stop worrying - tranquilize the mind

放心
stop worrying, free from anxiety


stopper (bottle)


stopper, cork

煞車
stopping a moving vehicle - to brake, brakes

時限
stopwatch - time limit

酒窖
storage of wine - wine cellar

貯藏室
storage room


storage, depository

store


store things in a cellar

store up (1-character)

storehouse

童話
stories for children, airy tales

傳說
stories passing by generations, legend

車庫
storing motor vehicles - garage


stork (bird)

追風
storm chasing, chase the wind

暴風雨
storm, rainstorm

風浪
stormy waves, winds and waves

story


story plot


story, floor of a building

劇情
storyline, plot of a play

說書人
storyteller

壯士
stout heart, brave man

牢固
stout, firm, secure


stout, powerful


stove


straddle, step across

挺拔
straight and tall, upright and towering

馬上
straight away

直線
straight line

剃刀
straight razor

率性
straight tempered


straight, straightforward


straight, upright


straightaway

解決
straighten out, solve


straighten, rectify

straightforward (1-character)

straightforward (2-character)

豪邁
straightforward and carefree

諍言
straight-forward criticism

壓力
strain, pressure


strainer, sifter


straitened circumstances

拮据
straitened circumstances, short of money


stranded, besieged

strange

弔詭
strange and changeful, paradoxical

超現實
strange dreamlike atmosphere - surreal, surrealistic

似曾相識
strange feeling - seemingly familiar, deja vu

稀奇
strange, rare and unusual

陌生人
stranger


strangle


strangle oneself


strangle with hands


stratagem

手腕
stratagem, finesse

智謀
stratagem, wisdom and resourcefulness

決策
strategic decision, policy-making


strategic pass, juncture


strategic pass, risk

智多星
strategist, game wizard

策士
strategist, member of a brain trust

軍師
strategist, military counsellor

strategy


stratum, tier


straw

榻榻米
straw - tatami mat

草帽
straw hat

稻草人
straw man, scarecrow


straw mat

草蓆
straw mat, grass mat

草菇
straw mushroom

稻草
straw, rice straw

草莓
strawberry

流浪
stray from place to place


stray, roam


strayed, forked


streak, stripe of tiger


streaks

條紋
streaks, stripes

stream


streamer, long narrow flag


streaming, dripping

street

街舞
street dance

快餐車
street food - food truck

夜市
street food - night market

麵攤
street noodle stand

賣藝
street performing, busking

飆車
street racing, drag racing

攤販
street vendor

strength

元氣
strength and energy, vitality

雄壯
strength and impetus - full of power and grandeur

骨氣
strength of character, moral integrity

意志
strength of will

充實
strengthen and improve, enriched

加強
strengthen and improve, reinforce

鞏固
strengthen, solidify

長處
strengths, positive characteristic

奮鬥
strenuous, painstaking efforts


strenuously

刻苦
strenuously, assiduous and frugal

壓力
stress, pressure

療癒
stress-relieving, therapeutic

stretch (1-character)

strict

嚴師
strict teacher

熬煉
strict training

stride

前進
stride forward, advance

邁進
stride forward, forge ahead

跨越
stride over, step across


strife, conflict


strife, quarrel (among brothers)

strike (1-character)

打虎
strike a tiger

反擊
strike back, fight back

還擊
strike back, return fire

扎根
strike root

奏樂
strike up a tune, play music


strike with the fists

罷工
strike, walk off the job

光榮
striking splendor, glory, honor

火花
striking together - sparks

string

琴弦
string (of an instrument)

陪伴
string along with, accompany

跟隨
string along, tag along


string instrument

琴弦
string instrument - string

彈琴
string instruments - play piano or guitar

弦樂
string music (1)

絃樂
string music (2)


string of a musical instrument

項鍊
string of beads - necklace

麵條
string of noodle


string together

弦樂器
stringed instruments


stringent, severe

嚴格
stringent, strict, rigid discipline

熬煉
stringently exercise, strict training

撥弦
strings - pluck the strings


strip of cloth

麵條
strip of noodle, noodles


stripe of tiger


stripe, speck, spot

斑馬
stripes - zebra


stripes, streaks

條紋
stripes, streaks (2-character)

strive (1-character)

strive (2-character)

務實
strive for pragmatism

發奮
strive resolutely, exert oneself

爭氣
strive to excel, make a good showing

競爭
strive to gain or win - compete, competition

捋虎鬚
stroke a tiger's whiskers

stroll

逛街
stroll down the streets, window-shopping

strong

strong (1-character)

濃厚
strong (interest), rich (color)


strong (interest), thick (flavor)

長處
strong ability, positive characteristic

強勁
strong and assertive

強悍
strong and brave

短小精悍
strong and capable but not of imposing stature


strong and durable

遒勁
strong and energetic

矯健
strong and healthy, robust physique

鈦合金
strong and light - titanium alloy


strong and powerful

厲害
strong and powerful, mighty, powerful


strong and rich wine

結實
strong and sturdy, brawniness

牢固
strong and thick, firm, secure

精悍
strong and unyielding

颯爽
strong and vigorous, valiant and heroic

信念
strong belief, faith

骨頭
strong character, bone


strong desire for possession

企圖心
strong desire to achieve something

魄力
strong determination, boldness

鐵漢
strong determined person, man of firm principle


strong drinks

夠勁
strong enough, energetic indeed

勁翮
strong feather

濃情蜜意
strong feelings and sweet sentiment


strong fragrance or aroma

疾風
strong gust of wind


strong gusts at sea

強棒
strong hitter in baseball game

鍾情
strong liking, deeply in love

硬漢
strong man, tough guy

大力士
strong man, weightlifting champion


strong obsession , addiction

特長
strong point, special ability

優點
strong point, worthy qualities

俠義
strong sense of justice, chivalry

雄赳赳
strong sex drive - virility, manliness


strong waves

飆風
strong wind, gale

罡風
strong wind, wind in upper space

女強人
strong woman, superwoman

生動
strong, clear images in the mind

健美
strong, healthy and handsome

健壯
strong, healthy and vigorous

濃郁
strong, rich (flavor, fragrance)

強健
strong, robust and healthy

壯健
strong, vigorous and healthy

勁敵
strong, worthy adversary

鞏固
stronger - strengthen, consolidate

愈戰愈勇
stronger - What doesn't kill you makes you stronger.


stronghold, fort

堡壘
stronghold, fortress

堅信
strongly believe, believe firmly

魁偉
strongly built, big and tall

督促
strongly encourage, supervise and urge

衷情
strongly felt and sincere, heartfelt emotion


strongly fragrant


strong-scented herb

鐵娘子
strong-willed woman, Iron Lady


strontium (Sr)

與世無爭
strove with none, hold oneself aloof from the world

雷劈
struck by lightning

structure

工程師
structure - engineer

掃描
structure - scan

建築
structure, building


struggle

爭霸
struggle for supremacy

搏鬥
struggle to overcome

掙扎
struggle, make forceful efforts to get free of restraint


struggle, strive


strung together

stubborn


stuck a fishbone in throat

種馬
stud horse

student

工作室
studio

篤學
studious, devoted to learning

好學
studious, fond of studying

study

study (1-character)

傳習
study and impart, teach and learn

研究
study and research


study carefully

用功
study hard


stuff, fill in


stuff, fill up


stuffed thin dumplings


stuffing, filling, forcemeat

鼻塞
stuffy nose


stuffy, suffocating

stumble (1-character)


stunned, astounded

絕色
stunning beauty, incomparably beautiful


stunning, glamorous

佼佼
stunningly beautiful, outstanding

替身
stunt double


stupefied by drinking


stupefied, distracted


stupefied, distracted, stare blankly

stupid (1-character)


stupid and obstinate

傻人有傻福
stupid is as stupid does (proverb)

sturdy

sturdy (1-character)

堅韌
sturdy and durable

壯健
sturdy and healthy

矯捷
sturdy and nimble

剛毅
sturdy and perseverant

茁壯
sturdy and vigorous, growing sturdily


sturgeon (fish)


stutter

style (1-character)

style (2-character)


style of art, fashion

乃父之風
style of the father - like father like son

stylish

瀟灑
stylish dashing, casual and elegant

品味
stylish taste, touch of class

造型師
stylist, fashion designer


Su, Chinese surname

直覺
subconsciousness - instinct, intuition

潛意識
subconsciousness, subconscious mind


subdivision


subdue

鎮邪
subdue the evil

制服
subdue, bring under control


subdue, frustrate


subject

話題
subject of a talk, topic of conversation

項目
subject of entry, item


subject of study

著魔
subject to magical influence

議題
subject under discussion

題目
subject, topic


subjoin


subjugate

征服
subjugate, conquer

昇華
sublimate, sublimation

潛艇
submarine

聲納
submarine - sonar

submerge (1-character)


submerged rock, reef

submissive

服從
submit oneself to, obey


submit to


submit to willingly


submit, surrender


submit, yield


subordinate officers see the monarch


subordinate to


subordinate, belong to

附屬
subordinate, subsidiary


subscribe

磕頭
subservient - kowtow

附屬
subsidiary, under the authority


subsidize

元素
substance - elementary substance

佐料
substance adding flavor to food


substance, matter


substance, quality

配料
substances combing, ingredient


substantial

充實
substantial, enriched


substitute, replace

替換
substitute, replace (2-character)


substitute, represent

替身
substitute, stunt double

根基
substruction, foundation

妙善
subtle and kind, wonderful goodness

細膩
subtle and refined, fine and delicate

柔能克剛
subtle approach can disarm a man of hot temper


subtle, ingenious

禪機
subtleties of Zen

奧妙
subtlety, profundity


subtract, minus


suburbs

捷運
subway, MRT

succeed

succeed (1-character)

興旺
succeed in business, prosperous


succeed to

繼承
succeed to, inherit

與你同在
succeed with you, be on your side


succeed, accomplish

success

再起
success after failure, rise again

亨通
success in business, flourishing financially

successful

傑出
successful and authoritative


successful in a contest

得意
successful in business, pleased with oneself

得志
successful in one's career, ambition fulfilled

無往不利
successful in whatever one does

有成
successful results, achieve success


succession

沿
successive

週期
successive occurrences - cycle, period

連續
successive, continuous


successively

接班人
successor

後裔
successor - descendant

繼承人
successor, heir, inheritor

傳人
successor, kung fu successor

簡明
succinct, brief and clear

救助
succor, give relief

救濟
succor, help the needy


such


such as


such, this

奶嘴
suck - pacifier


suck, draw in


suck, lick

奶媽
suckle - nanny, wet nurse

哺乳
suckle one's young


suckling pig

蔗糖
sucrose, cane sugar

衝擊
sudden - shock, impact


sudden and violent

突變
sudden change, change suddenly


sudden flash of light

猛勁
sudden forcible gush

靈感
sudden insight, inspiration


sudden peal of thunder (1-character-1)


sudden peal of thunder (1-character-2)

霹靂
sudden peal of thunder, crack of thunder

頓悟
sudden realization, flash of realization


sudden thunder


sudden, abrupt


sudden, unexpected


sudden, unprepared

suddenly (1-character)

澎湃
suddenly and powerfully - roll irresistibly onward

覺醒
suddenly aware of something

驀然回首
suddenly recollect, look back suddenly


suds


sue, accuse


sue, appeal

suffer

吃苦
suffer (something difficult) patiently


suffer a setback


suffer from, endure


suffer from, trouble, misfortune


suffer pains of conscience

持續力
sufferance - durability, endurance

suffering

心碎
suffering from overwhelming distress - heartbroken


sufficient (1)


sufficient (2)

足夠
sufficient, enough

充足
sufficient, sufficiency

窒息
suffocate, suffocation


suffocating

瀰漫
suffuse, fill the air

sugar

糖醋
sugar and vinegar, sweet-and-sour (Chinese-style food)


sugar cane

甘蔗
sugar cane (2-character)

方糖
sugar cube

代糖
sugar substitute

釋迦
sugar-apple, sweetsop

甜蜜
sugary affectionate, sweet as honey

暗示
suggest - hint, implication

建議
suggest, suggestion


suggestion

集思廣益
suggestion - Profit from widespread suggestions.

意見
suggestion, opinion


Sui Dynasty (581-618)

suit

鎧甲
suit of armor, body armor

盔甲
suit of armor, helmet and armor


suit, suite

篩檢
suitability - screen, screening

挑選
suitable - pick, select, choose

suitable (1-character)

suitable (2-character)

時機
suitable and right time, timing

適合
suitable for

宜家
suitable for home

稱職
suitable for the post, well qualified

組曲
suite of music

盤腿
sukhasana, sitting cross-legged

淨土
Sukhavati, Pure Land

極樂世界
Sukhavati, Western Paradise


sulfur, sulphur


sullen, sulky


sum


sum up, overall


sum up, put together

summer

暑假
summer break

夏令營
summer camp


summer heat

夏日
summertime, summer day


summit of a mountain

登峰造極
summit of achievement - reach the acme


summit on

巔峰
summit, climax, pinnacle


summit, peak


summon with a shout


summon, call

召喚
summon, call, beckon


summons to arms

至善
summum bonum, supreme good

力士
sumo wrestler

相撲
sumo, sumo wrestling

豐盛
sumptuous and luxurious

筵席
sumptuous repast, banquet

盛宴
sumptuous repast, feast

豪華
sumptuous, luxurious

sun

日月
sun and moon

日光浴
sun bathing

孫子
Sun Tzu

孫子兵法
Sun Tzu - the Art of War


sunbath


sundial

日晷
sundial (2-character)


sunlight - expose to sunlight


sunlight, light of day

陽光
sunlight, sunshine

晴朗
sunny and cloudless

向陽
sunny side


sunny, prosperous

sunrise

sunset

晚霞
sunset glow

sunshine


sunyata, non-existent in Buddhism

嗩吶
suona horn


sup, sip

絕佳
super and excellent

超級盃
Super Bowl

超強
super strong

超級
super, super class

出神入化
superb artistic achievement, utmost perfection


superb, extremely

極佳
superb, extremely good

精湛
superb, masterly and skillful


supercilious

優越
supercilious, superiority


superficial


superficial, shallow


superfluous


superfluous, redundant

救星
superhero - savior, liberator

俠女
superheroine, swordswomen

神勇
superhuman bravery

神力
superhuman strength


superintend

監督
superintend, supervise


superintend, trustee

superior

傲氣
superior and disdainful

俊偉
superior and great, tall and handsome

高級
superior quality, high-class

淩駕
superior to, predominant over

優勢
superior, advantageous position

絕對優勢
superiority - absolute predominance

優勢
superiority and influence over others

優越
superiority, superior to others

超人
superman

買菜
supermarket - grocery shopping

supernatural


supernatural being

神仙
supernatural being, deity

昇天
supernatural beings - ascending to the heaven

下凡
supernatural beings - descend to earth from heaven

supernatural power

命運
supernatural power - fate, destiny

超能力
superpower, supernatural power

世代交替
supersede - alternation of generations

超音速
supersonic speed

名流
superstar - celebrity, famous person

巨星
superstar, giant star

迷信
superstition, superstitious belief

追風
supertwister - hunt for supertwister

supervise

督促
supervise and urge

監督
supervision, supervise

經理
supervisor, manager

女強人
superwoman

晚餐
supper, dinner

supple

柔美
supple and beautiful

柔媚
supple and charming

輕靈
supple and graceful

補充
supplement, make up for a deficiency

輔助
supplementary - assist, auxiliary

額外
supplementary, extra, additional


supplication, pray, prayer

補給
supplies, provision

supply

灌溉
supply water to (land or crops) - irrigate, irrigation

support

support (1-character)

支援
support and aid

靠山
support behind, backing

人和
support of the people, favorable social conditions

自立
support oneself

維生
support oneself, independent


support with arm


support with hand

資助
support with money

人氣
supported by many people - popularity

靠山
supporter, somebody to rely upon

配角
supporting role


suppose, reckon


suppose, supposing


supposing

如果
supposing, if, in case

理論
supposition, hypothesis


supposition, prediction


suppress inner feelings

禁慾
suppress sensual passion

鎮邪
suppress the viciousness, subdue the evil


suppress, reduce


suppress, repress


suppress, restrain

爭霸
supremacy - struggle for supremacy

神人
supreme being

霸王
supreme chief, overlord

元帥
supreme commander

澈悟
supreme enlightenment

宙斯
supreme god - Zeus

至善
supreme good, highest level of virtue

魔鬼
supreme spirit of evil - Devil, Satan

洪荒之力
supreme strength, enormous power

極佳
supreme, extremely good

終極
supreme, ultimate

最高
supreme, uppermost

洪福齊天
supremely fortunate, heavenly providential

sure

篤定
sure and certain

千萬
sure to do so (modern colloquial Chinese)

萬全
surefire, failure-proof


surely, truly, as expected

衝浪
surf, surfing

surface


surface of wall

奔騰
surge forward, gallop and leap


surge, gush


surgeon

醫生
surgeon, doctor

麻醉
surgical operation - anesthesia

醫院
surgical treatment - hospital

洶湧
surging violently, turbulent

澎湃
surging, tempestuous waves


surmise, estimate


surmount

克服逆境
surmount obstacles, overcome adversity

克服
surmount, overcome

超越
surmount, transcend


surname, clan name


surname, last name

surpass (1-character)

逸群
surpass all others

軼倫
surpass one's contemporaries

超群
surpassing all others

矯矯不群
surpassing all others, preeminent

冠軍
surpassing all rivals in a competition

非凡
surpassing, extraordinary

瑰麗
surpassingly beautiful

surplus (1-character)

surprise


surprise attack

出奇制勝
surprise attack - win by surprise

埋伏
surprise attack, ambush

偷襲
surprise raid, sneak attack

驚喜
surprised happily

驚奇
surprised, amazed


surprised, astonished


surprised, wonder

驚人
surprising, amazing

超現實
surreal, surrealistic


surrender


surrender, submit


surreptitiously

surround

氣氛
surrounding aura, air, mood

氛圍
surrounding aura, atmosphere

環境
surroundings, environment

周圍
surroundings, periphery


survey and weigh

回顧
survey of a past course


survey, explore

調查
survey, investigate

測量
survey, measure


survey, observe

九死一生
survival after many hazards

倖存
survival by good luck

倖存者
survival of a group of people

適者生存
survival of the fittest

survive

共生
survive together, coexist

倖存者
survivor

敏感
susceptible, sensitive

壽司
sushi


suspect, doubt

懷疑
suspect, doubt (2-character)


suspect, guess

纜車
suspend - cable car

吊床
suspend - hammock

suspend (1-character)

暫停
suspend an action

懸疑
suspense, suspenseful

停火
suspension of fighting, ceasefire


suspicion

蹊蹺
suspicious, dubious

sustain

持續力
sustaining power

佛經
sutra, Buddhist Scripture

金剛經
sutra, Diamond Sutra


sutra, scripture

苗條
svelte, slim, slender


svelte, thin, slim


swab


swaddling bands

襁褓
swaddling clothes (infancy)


swaddling clothes for an infant

藥丸
swallow - pill


swallow (1)


swallow (2)


swallow (bird)

上鉤
swallow the bait, get hooked

鳳蝶
swallowtail butterfly


swamp, depression

沼澤
swamp, marshland


swan (classic)

天鵝
swan (modern)


swan goose

交換
swap, exchange


swap, shift

sway (1-character)

擺動
sway, swing, wiggle

立誓
swear an oath, vow

矢志
swear never change, resolved determinedly


swear, pledge


swear, vow, oath


sweat

血汗
sweat and toil

汗水
sweat, perspiration


sweat, saliva

毛衣
sweater

掃帚
sweep - broom


sweep off, clear away


sweep past, skim over


sweep with a broom

sweet

嬌媚
sweet and charming

親切
sweet and decent, cordial and kind

嫻靜
sweet and demure, shy and modest

貼心
sweet and intimate, thoughtful

可愛
sweet and pretty, cute

甘美
sweet and refreshing

酸辣湯
sweet and sour soup

糖醋
sweet and sour, sweet-and-sour

溫馨
sweet and warm, heartwarming

苦盡甘來
Sweet are the fruits of labor.

甜蜜
sweet as honey

甜辣醬
sweet chili sauce

蘋果汁
sweet cider, apple juice

玉米
sweet corn

甜點
sweet course, dessert

甘露
sweet dew

酒釀
sweet fermented rice

遺愛
sweet memories left behind

懷念
sweet memory - cherish the memory of

青椒
sweet pepper, bell pepper


sweet potato

番薯
sweet potato, yam

湯圓
sweet rice dumplings


sweet smell

香味
sweet smell, pleasant oder


sweet wine


sweet words


sweet, charming

酣夢
sweet, deep dream

糖醋
sweet-and-sour (Chinese-style food)

代糖
sweetener, sugar substitute

sweetheart

溫柔
sweet-natured, warm and tender

甘苦
sweetness and bitterness

糖果
sweets, candy

芳香
sweet-scented, aromatic

sweet-smelling

釋迦
sweetsop, custard apple

酸梅湯
sweet-sour plum juice

溫和
sweet-tempered, moderate in temperament

swell (1-character)


swell, excellent


swelling water

swift (1-character)

swift (2-character)

驃悍
swift and fierce, brave and doughty

凌厲
swift and fierce, quick and forceful

迅捷
swift and prompt

迅猛
swift and violent

湍流
swift current

駿
swift horse

駿馬
swift horse, fine horse


swiftly, quickly

swim


swim bladder, fish maw


swim under water

溯游
swim upstream

游泳
swimming

鐵人三項
swimming - Iron Man Triathlon

游龍
swimming dragon

游泳池
swimming pool


swimming pool - chlorine

救生員
swimming pool - lifeguard

泳裝
swimsuit, swimming suit

swindle (1-character)


swine, pig

swing

甩手
swing one's arms

刷卡
swipe card, charge with credit card

漩渦
swirl, whirlpool

開關
switch button


switch off

發炎
swollen - inflamed, inflammation

swollen (1-character)

sword

劍舞
sword dance

寶劍
sword of might, precious sword

劍客
swordsman

俠客
swordsman, chivalrous expert

劍術
swordsmanship

劍道
swordsmanship - kendo, Japanese swordsmanship

擊劍
swordsmanship, fencing

俠女
swordswomen, female chivalrous expert

結義兄弟
sworn brothers

結拜
sworn brothers or sisters

課程
syllabus, courses

窈窕淑女
sylphlike and virtuous lady

窈窕
sylphlike, pretty and graceful

共生
symbiosis, coexistence

symbol

金石
symbol of hardness and strength

象徵
symbolic, symbolize


symbolize

結晶
symmetric - crystal, crystallize

晶體
symmetry - crystal

對稱
symmetry, symmetrical

體諒
sympathetic awareness, considerate

諒解
sympathetic awareness, understanding

善良
sympathetic nature - kind-hearted

共鳴
sympathetic response to, resonance

sympathize

慈悲
sympathy - mercy, compassionate

感動
sympathy - moving, touching

己所不欲 勿施於人
sympathy - treat people with empathy (proverb)

同情
sympathy, pity

症狀
symptom

診斷
symptom - diagnose, diagnosis

默契
sync - mindsync, tacit understanding

簡介
synopsis, brief introduction


synthetic fiber

綜合
synthetic, synthesize

注射
syringe - inject, injection

楓糖
syrup - maple syrup

酸梅湯
syrup of plum, sour plum soup

糖漿
syrup, molasses

system

法律
system of rules - laws


Szechwan

川菜
Szechwan style cooking


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