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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 yi4different; other; hetero-; unusual; strange; surprising; to distinguish; to separate; to discriminate
2异常 異常 chángyi4 chang2exceptional; abnormal; an anomaly
3异性 異性 xìngyi4 xing4the opposite sex; of the opposite sex; heterosexual; different in nature
4异化 異化 huàyi4 hua4alienation (philosophy); (of speech) dissimilation
5异样 異樣 yàngyi4 yang4difference; peculiar
6异物 異物 yi4 wu4rarity; rare delicacy; foreign matter; alien body; the dead; ghost; monstrosity; alien life-form
7异口同声 異口同聲 kǒu tóng shēngyi4 kou3 tong2 sheng1different mouths, same voice; to speak in unison (idiom)
8异邦 異邦 bāngyi4 bang1foreign country
9异丙苯 異丙苯 bǐng běnyi4 bing3 ben3(chemistry) isopropylbenzene C9H12 (aka cumene)
10异丙醇 異丙醇 bǐng chúnyi4 bing3 chun2isopropanol; isopropyl alcohol C3H8O
11异病同治 異病同治 bìng tóng zhìyi4 bing4 tong2 zhi4to use the same method to treat different diseases (TCM)
12异步 異步 yi4 bu4asynchronous
13异步传输模式 異步傳輸模式 chuán shū shìyi4 bu4 chuan2 shu1 mo2 shi4asynchronous transfer mode; ATM
14异才 異才 cáiyi4 cai2extraordinary talent
15异彩 異彩 cǎiyi4 cai3extraordinary splendor
16异地 異地 yi4 di4different place; abroad
17异地而处 異地而處 ér chǔyi4 di4 er2 chu3to change places with another person; to be in another man's shoes (idiom)
18异地恋 異地戀 liànyi4 di4 lian4long-distance romance; long-distance relationship
19异丁苯丙酸 異丁苯丙酸 dīng běn bǐng suānYi4 ding1 ben3 bing3 suan1Ibuprofen or Nurofen; nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), trade names Advil, Motrin, Nuprin etc, used as analgesic and antipyretic, e.g. for arthritis sufferers; also called 布洛芬
20异丁烷 異丁烷 dīng wányi4 ding1 wan2isobutane
21异动 異動 dòngyi4 dong4to shift; to alter; unusual change; abnormal move
22异读 異讀 yi4 du2variant pronunciation (when the same character has more than one reading)
23异读词 異讀詞 yi4 du2 ci2word having alternative pronunciations
24异端 異端 duānyi4 duan1heresy
25异端者 異端者 duān zhěyi4 duan1 zhe3a heretic
26异父 異父 yi4 fu4with different father (e.g. of half-brother)
27异咯嗪 異咯嗪 qínyi4 ge1 qin2isoalloxazine (name of organic chemical)
28异构 異構 gòuyi4 gou4isomeric (chemistry)
29异构体 異構體 gòu yi4 gou4 ti3isomer (chemistry)
30异国 異國 guóyi4 guo2exotic; foreign
31异国情调 異國情調 guó qíng diàoyi4 guo2 qing2 diao4exoticism; local color; exotic
32异国他乡 異國他鄉 guó xiāngyi4 guo2 ta1 xiang1foreign lands and places (idiom); living as expatriate
33异乎常人 異乎常人 cháng rényi4 hu1 chang2 ren2different from ordinary men (idiom)
34异乎寻常 異乎尋常 xún chángyi4 hu1 xun2 chang2unusual; extraordinary
35异化作用 異化作用 huà zuò yòngyi4 hua4 zuo4 yong4catabolism (biology); metabolic breaking down and waste disposal; dissimilation
36异己 異己 yi4 ji3dissident; alien; outsider
37异见 異見 jiànyi4 jian4dissident; dissenting; dissent
38异见者 異見者 jiàn zhěyi4 jian4 zhe3dissident
39异教 異教 jiàoyi4 jiao4heresy; heathenism
40异教徒 異教徒 jiào yi4 jiao4 tu2member of another religion; heathen; pagan; heretic; apostate
41异腈 異腈 jīngyi4 jing1carbylamine; isocyanide
42异军突起 異軍突起 jūn yi4 jun1 tu1 qi3to emerge as a new force to be reckoned with (idiom)
43异亮氨酸 異亮氨酸 liàng ān suānyi4 liang4 an1 suan1isoleucine (Ile), an essential amino acid
44异龙 異龍 lóngyi4 long2allosaurus; also written 异特龙
45异卵 異卵 luǎnyi4 luan3(of twins) fraternal; dizygotic
46异卵双胞胎 異卵雙胞胎 luǎn shuāng bāo tāiyi4 luan3 shuang1 bao1 tai1fraternal twins
47异母 異母 yi4 mu3(of siblings) having the same father but different mothers
48异能 異能 néngyi4 neng2different function
49异频雷达收发机 異頻雷達收發機 pín léi shōu yi4 pin2 lei2 da2 shou1 fa1 ji1transponder; electronic device that responds to a radio code
50异曲同工 異曲同工 tóng gōngyi4 qu3 tong2 gong1different tunes played with equal skill (idiom); different methods leading to the same result; different approach but equally satisfactory outcome
51异人 異人 rényi4 ren2eccentric; unusual person; talented individual
52异色树莺 異色樹鶯 shù yīngyi4 se4 shu4 ying1(bird species of China) aberrant bush warbler (Horornis flavolivaceus)
53异食癖 異食癖 shí yi4 shi2 pi3pica (medicine)
54异事 異事 shìyi4 shi4sth else; a separate matter; not the same thing; with different jobs (not colleagues); a remarkable thing; sth special; an odd thing; sth strange or incomprehensible
55异说 異說 shuōyi4 shuo1different opinion; dissident view; absurd remark
56异特龙 異特龍 lóngyi4 te4 long2allosaurus
57异体 異體 yi4 ti3variant form (of a Chinese character)
58异体字 異體字 yi4 ti3 zi4variant Chinese character
59异同 異同 tóngyi4 tong2comparison; differences and similarities
60异途同归 異途同歸 tóng guīyi4 tu2 tong2 gui1to reach the same goal by different routes; All roads lead to Rome. (idiom)
61异维A酸 異維A酸 wéi a suānyi4 wei2 A suan1isotretinoin (used in acne treatment)
62异文 異文 wényi4 wen2variant character; loan word; variant written form (for the same word); different edition
63异戊巴比妥 異戊巴比妥 tuǒyi4 wu4 ba1 bi3 tuo3amobarbital (drug) (loanword)
64异戊二烯 異戊二烯 èr yi4 wu4 er4 xi1isoprene
65异戊橡胶 異戊橡膠 xiàng jiāoyi4 wu4 xiang4 jiao1isoprene rubber
66异乡 異鄉 xiāngyi4 xiang1rare perfume; foreign land; a place far from home
67异香扑鼻 異香撲鼻 xiāng yi4 xiang1 pu1 bi2exotic odors assail the nostrils (idiom)
68异乡人 異鄉人 xiāng rényi4 xiang1 ren2stranger
69异想天开 異想天開 xiǎng tiān kāiyi4 xiang3 tian1 kai1to imagine the wildest thing; to indulge in fantasy
70异像 異像 xiàngyi4 xiang4extraordinary image
71异心 異心 xīnyi4 xin1disloyalty; infidelity
72异心坏心 異心壞心 xīn huài xīnyi4 xin1 huai4 xin1vicious intention
73异形 異形 xíngyi4 xing2not the usual type; atypical; heterotype
74异形词 異形詞 xíng yi4 xing2 ci2variant spelling of the same Chinese word, e.g. 笔划 ; exact synonym and homonym written with different characters
75异性恋 異性戀 xìng liànyi4 xing4 lian4heterosexuality; heterosexual love
76异性恋主义 異性戀主義 xìng liàn zhǔ yi4 xing4 lian4 zhu3 yi4heterosexism
77异性相吸 異性相吸 xìng xiāng yi4 xing4 xiang1 xi1opposite polarities attract; (fig.) opposite sexes attract; opposites attract
78异性性接触 異性性接觸 xìng xìng jiē chùyi4 xing4 xing4 jie1 chu4heterosexual sex
79异焉 異焉 yānyi4 yan1feeling surprised at sth
80异言 異言 yányi4 yan2dissenting words
81异义 異義 yi4 yi4objection; dissent; differing opinion
82异议分子 異議份子 fèn yi4 yi4 fen4 zi3dissidents; dissenting faction
83异议人士 異議人士 rén shìyi4 yi4 ren2 shi4dissident
84异议者 異議者 zhěyi4 yi4 zhe3dissenter; dissident
85异域 異域 yi4 yu4foreign country; alien land
86异源多倍体 異源多倍體 yuán duō bèi yi4 yuan2 duo1 bei4 ti3allopolyploid (polyploid with chromosomes of different species)
87异质 異質 zhìyi4 zhi4heterogeneous
88异质体 異質體 zhì yi4 zhi4 ti3variant
89异质网路 異質網路 zhì wǎng yi4 zhi4 wang3 lu4heterogeneous network
90异种 異種 zhǒngyi4 zhong3hetero-; variety
91异株荨麻 異株蕁麻 zhū qián yi4 zhu1 qian2 ma2common nettle (Urtica dioica)
92异装癖 異裝癖 zhuāng yi4 zhuang1 pi3transvestism
93异状 異狀 zhuàngyi4 zhuang4unusual condition; something odd; strange shape
94异族 異族 yi4 zu2different tribe
95异面直线 異面直線 miàn zhí xiànyi4 mian4 zhi2 xian4(math.) skew lines
96异味 異味 wèiyi4 wei4unpleasant odor

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