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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 yángyang2ocean; vast; foreign; silver dollar or coin
2洋人 yáng rényang2 ren2foreigner; Westerner
3洋流 yáng liúyang2 liu2ocean current
4洋溢 yáng yang2 yi4brimming with; steeped in
5洋葱 洋蔥 yáng cōngyang2 cong1onion (Allium cepa); bulb onion
6洋白菜 yáng bái càiyang2 bai2 cai4cabbage (round cabbage most commonly found in Western countries)
7洋布 yáng yang2 bu4machine-woven cloth (old)
8洋菜 yáng càiyang2 cai4agar
9洋场恶少 洋場惡少 yáng chǎng è shàoyang2 chang3 e4 shao4city infested with foreign adventurers (esp. of Shanghai in pre-Liberation China) (idiom)
10洋车 洋車 yáng chēyang2 che1rickshaw
11洋底 yáng yang2 di3ocean floor; bottom of the ocean
12洋底地壳 洋底地殼 yáng qiàoyang2 di3 di4 qiao4oceanic crust (geology)
13洋粉 yáng fěnyang2 fen3agar
14洋服 yáng yang2 fu2Western-style clothes
15洋甘菊 yáng gān yang2 gan1 ju2Matricaria recutita; chamomile
16洋镐 洋鎬 yáng gǎoyang2 gao3pickaxe
17洋广杂货 洋廣雜貨 yáng guǎng huòyang2 guang3 za2 huo4foreign goods imported through Guangdong (idiom)
18洋鬼 yáng guǐyang2 gui3see 洋鬼子
19洋鬼子 yáng guǐ ziyang2 gui3 zi5foreign devil; term of abuse for Westerners
20洋行 yáng hángyang2 hang2foreign firm (old)
21洋红 洋紅 yáng hóngyang2 hong2carmine; magenta
22洋化 yáng huàyang2 hua4foreign language (esp. Western); to Westernize
23洋画儿 洋畫兒 yáng huà ryang2 hua4 r5children's game played with illustrated cards; pogs; menko (Japan)
24洋槐 yáng huáiyang2 huai2black locust tree (Robinia pseudoacacia)
25洋槐树 洋槐樹 yáng huái shùyang2 huai2 shu4black locust tree (Robinia pseudoacacia)
26洋灰 yáng huīyang2 hui1cement
27洋火 yáng huǒyang2 huo3(coll.) matches (old)
28洋火盒儿 洋火盒兒 yáng huǒ ryang2 huo3 he2 r5match box
29洋货 洋貨 yáng huòyang2 huo4Western goods; imported goods (in former times)
30洋基 yáng Yang2 ji1see 洋基队 ; New York Yankees (US baseball team)
31洋基队 洋基隊 yáng duìYang2 ji1 dui4New York Yankees (US baseball team)
32洋脊 yáng yang2 ji3mid-ocean ridge
33洋蓟 洋薊 yáng yang2 ji4artichoke
34洋碱 洋鹼 yáng jiǎnyang2 jian3soap
35洋姜 洋薑 yáng jiāngyang2 jiang1Jerusalem artichoke
36洋教 yáng jiàoyang2 jiao4foreign religion (esp. Western Christianity in Qing China)
37洋泾浜英语 洋涇浜英語 yáng jīng bāng yīng Yang2 jing1 bang1 Ying1 yu3pidgin English
38洋面 yáng miànyang2 mian4ocean surface
39洋妞 yáng niūyang2 niu1young foreign girl
40洋琵琶 yáng yang2 pi2 pa2mandolin
41洋片 yáng piànyang2 pian4children's game played with illustrated cards; pogs; menko (Japan)
42洋漂族 yáng piāo yang2 piao1 zu2lit. ocean drifting people; job-hopping foreigner
43洋蒲桃 yáng táoyang2 pu2 tao2love apple; wax apple; Syzygium samarangense (botany)
44洋浦 yáng Yang2 pu3see 洋浦经济开发区
45洋浦经济开发区 洋浦經濟開發區 yáng jīng kāi Yang2 pu3 jing1 ji4 kai1 fa1 qu1Yangpu Economic Development Zone, Hainan
46洋气 洋氣 yáng yang2 qi4Western style; foreign flavor; trendy; fashionable
47洋钱 洋錢 yáng qiányang2 qian2foreign money; flat silver (former coinage); also written 银元
48洋枪 洋槍 yáng qiāngyang2 qiang1western style guns (in former times)
49洋枪大炮 洋槍大炮 yáng qiāng pàoyang2 qiang1 da4 pao4firearms; guns (idiom)
50洋腔洋调 洋腔洋調 yáng qiāng yáng diàoyang2 qiang1 yang2 diao4to speak with a foreign accent or using words from a foreign language (usually derogatory) (idiom)
51洋壳 洋殼 yáng qiàoyang2 qiao4oceanic crust (geology)
52洋琴 yáng qínyang2 qin2variant of 扬琴
53洋山港 yáng shān gǎngYang2 shan1 Gang3see 洋山深水港
54洋山深水港 yáng shān shēn shuǐ gǎngYang2 shan1 Shen1 shui3 gang3Yangshan Deep-Water Port (near Shanghai)
55洋苏 洋蘇 yáng yang2 su1sage (herb)
56洋铁箔 洋鐵箔 yáng tiě yang2 tie3 bo2tinfoil; Classifiers:
57洋娃娃 yáng wayang2 wa2 wa5doll (of Western appearance)
58洋味 yáng wèiyang2 wei4Western taste; Western style
59洋文 yáng wényang2 wen2foreign language (esp. Western) (old)
60洋务 洋務 yáng yang2 wu4foreign affairs (in Qing times); foreign learning
61洋务派 洋務派 yáng pàiyang2 wu4 pai4the foreign learning or Westernizing faction in the late Qing
62洋务学堂 洋務學堂 yáng xué tángyang2 wu4 xue2 tang2college of Western learning in late Qing
63洋务运动 洋務運動 yáng yùn dòngYang2 wu4 Yun4 dong4Self-Strengthening Movement (period of reforms in China c 1861-1894), also named 自强运动
64洋县 洋縣 yáng xiànYang2 Xian4Yang County in Hanzhong 汉中 , Shaanxi
65洋香菜 yáng xiāng càiyang2 xiang1 cai4parsley
66洋相 yáng xiàngyang2 xiang4social gaffe or blunder; faux pas; see 出洋相
67洋相百出 yáng xiàng bǎi chūyang2 xiang4 bai3 chu1to make a spectacle of oneself (idiom)
68洋学 洋學 yáng xuéYang2 xue2Western learning
69洋芫荽 yáng yán suiyang2 yan2 sui5parsley
70洋燕 yáng yànyang2 yan4(bird species of China) Pacific swallow (Hirundo tahitica)
71洋洋 yáng yángyang2 yang2vast; impressive; self-satisfied; immensely pleased with oneself
72洋洋大篇 yáng yáng piānyang2 yang2 da4 pian1lit. an ocean of writing; an impressive literary work (idiom)
73洋洋得意 yáng yáng yang2 yang2 de2 yi4immensely pleased with oneself (idiom); proud; complacent
74洋洋洒洒 洋洋灑灑 yáng yáng yang2 yang2 sa3 sa3voluminous; flowing (of speeches, articles etc) (idiom)
75洋洋万言 洋洋萬言 yáng yáng wàn yányang2 yang2 wan4 yan2to be very lengthy; to run to ten thousand words (idiom)
76洋洋自得 yáng yáng yang2 yang2 zi4 de2immensely pleased with oneself (idiom); proud; complacent
77洋油 yáng yóuyang2 you2imported oil; kerosene
78洋芋 yáng yang2 yu4(dialect) potato
79洋员 洋員 yáng yuányang2 yuan2Westerner employed in Qing China (as professor or military advisor etc)
80洋中脊 yáng zhōng yang2 zhong1 ji3mid-ocean ridge (geology)
81洋装 洋裝 yáng zhuāngyang2 zhuang1Western-style dress
82洋紫荆 洋紫荊 yáng jīngyang2 zi3 jing1Hong Kong orchid (Bauhinia blakeana)
83洋紫苏 洋紫蘇 yáng yang2 zi3 su1sage (herb)
84洋罪 yáng zuìyang2 zui4terrible pain; torture; (coll.) pain suffered at the hand of foreigners
85洋葱圈 洋蔥圈 yáng cōng quānyang2 cong1 quan1onion ring
86洋将 洋將 yáng jiàngyang2 jiang4(Tw) (sports) foreign player; import

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