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Talking Chinese English Dictionary

Talking Chinese<->English dictionary with pinyin, English definition, pronunciation, variants, stroke animation, stroke order image, and sample sentences.
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IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
1命运 命運 mìng yùnming4 yun4fate; destiny; Classifiers:
2命令 mìng lìngming4 ling4order; command; Classifiers:
3 mìngming4life; fate; order or command; to assign a name, title etc
4命题 命題 mìng ming4 ti2proposition (logic, math.); to assign an essay topic
5命名 mìng míngming4 ming2to give a name to; to dub; to christen; to designate; named after; naming
6命脉 命脈 mìng màiming4 mai4lifeline
7命案 mìng ànming4 an4homicide case; murder case
8命笔疾书 命筆疾書 mìng shūming4 bi3 ji2 shu1to write down as inspiration dictates (idiom)
9命笔直书 命筆直書 mìng zhí shūming4 bi3 zhi2 shu1to write down as inspiration dictates (idiom)
10命薄 mìng ming4 bo2to be unlucky
11命不该绝 命不該絕 mìng gāi juéming4 bu4 gai1 jue2to not be destined to die; to be fated not to die at this time (idiom)
12命不久已 mìng jiǔ ming4 bu4 jiu3 yi3at death's door
13命俦啸侣 命儔嘯侶 mìng chóu xiào ming4 chou2 xiao4 lu:3to call people friends and companions (idiom)
14命定 mìng dìngming4 ding4to be predestined
15命赴黄泉 命赴黃泉 mìng huáng quánming4 fu4 Huang2 quan2to visit the Yellow Springs; to die
16命根 mìng gēnming4 gen1lifeblood; the thing that one cherishes most in life; (coll.) family jewels (male genitals)
17命根子 mìng gēn ziming4 gen1 zi5see 命根
18命归黄泉 命歸黃泉 mìng guī huáng quánming4 gui1 Huang2 quan2lit. to return to the Yellow Springs 黄泉 (idiom); fig. to die; to meet one's end
19命苦 mìng ming4 ku3to be born under an ill star
20命理学 命理學 mìng xuéming4 li3 xue2divination; divinatory art
21命令行 mìng lìng hángming4 ling4 hang2command line (computing)
22命令句 mìng lìng ming4 ling4 ju4imperative sentence
23命名法 mìng míng ming4 ming2 fa3nomenclature
24命名日 mìng míng ming4 ming2 ri4name day (tradition of celebrating a given name on a certain day of the year)
25命名系统 命名系統 mìng míng tǒngming4 ming2 xi4 tong3system of nomenclature
26命名作业 命名作業 mìng míng zuò ming4 ming2 zuo4 ye4naming task
27命盘 命盤 mìng pánming4 pan2natal chart (astrology)
28命若悬丝 命若懸絲 mìng ruò xuán ming4 ruo4 xuan2 si1Life hangs by a thread. (idiom)
29命数已尽 命數已盡 mìng shù jìnming4 shu4 yi3 jin4One's hour has come. (idiom)
30命题逻辑 命題邏輯 mìng luó jiming4 ti2 luo2 ji5propositional logic
31命途 mìng ming4 tu2the course of one's life; one's fate
32命途多舛 mìng duō chuǎnming4 tu2 duo1 chuan3to meet with many difficulties in one's life (idiom)
33命途坎坷 mìng kǎn ming4 tu2 kan3 ke3to have a tough life; to meet much adversity in one's life
34命危 mìng wēiming4 wei1(medicine) in a critical condition
35命相 mìng xiàngming4 xiang4horoscope
36命在旦夕 mìng zài dàn ming4 zai4 dan4 xi1to be at death's door (idiom)
37命中注定 命中註定 mìng zhōng zhù dìngming4 zhong1 zhu4 ding4decreed by fate (idiom); destined; fated
38命中 mìng zhòngming4 zhong4to hit (a target)
39命中率 mìng zhòng ming4 zhong4 lu:4hit rate; scoring rate
40命理 mìng ming4 li3fate; predestination; divinatory art

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