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IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
1 liúliu2to flow; to disseminate; to circulate or spread; to move or drift; to degenerate; to banish or send into exile; stream of water or sth resembling one; class, rate or grade
2流通 liú tōngliu2 tong1to circulate; to distribute; circulation; distribution
3流动 流動 liú dòngliu2 dong4to flow; to circulate; to go from place to place; to be mobile; (of assets) liquid
4流传 流傳 liú chuánliu2 chuan2to spread; to circulate; to hand down
5流域 liú liu2 yu4river basin; valley; drainage area
6流水 liú shuǐliu2 shui3running water; (business) turnover
7流动资金 流動資金 liú dòng jīnliu2 dong4 zi1 jin1money in circulation; fluid funds
8流派 liú pàiliu2 pai4tributary (stream); (fig.) school (of thought); genre; style
9流入 liú liu2 ru4to flow into; to drift into; influx; inflow
10流氓 liú mángliu2 mang2rogue; hoodlum; gangster; immoral behavior
11流露 liú liu2 lu4to reveal (indirectly, implicitly); to show (interest, contempt etc) by means of one's actions, tone of voice etc
12流出 liú chūliu2 chu1to flow out; to disgorge; to effuse
13流血 liú xuèliu2 xue4to bleed; to shed blood
14流体 流體 liú liu2 ti3fluid
15流泪 流淚 liú lèiliu2 lei4to shed tears
16流量 liú liàngliu2 liang4flow rate; rate; throughput; site traffic (Internet)
17流转 流轉 liú zhuǎnliu2 zhuan3to be on the move; to roam or wander; to circulate (of goods or capital)
18流浪 liú làngliu2 lang4to drift about; to wander; to roam; nomadic; homeless; unsettled (e.g. population); vagrant
19流星 liú xīngliu2 xing1meteor; shooting star
20流畅 流暢 liú chàngliu2 chang4flowing (of speech, writing); fluent; smooth and easy
21流速 liú liu2 su4flow speed; rate of flow
22流失 liú shīliu2 shi1(of soil etc) to wash away; to be eroded; (fig.) (of talented staff, followers of a religious faith, investment funds etc) to go elsewhere; to fail to be retained
23流岚 流嵐 liú lánliu2 lan2mountain mist
24流量明星 liú liàng míng xīngliu2 liang4 ming2 xing1(neologism c. 2014) celebrity with a huge, devoted fan base; celebrity with a huge following on social media
25流俗 liú liu2 su2prevalent fashion (often used pejoratively); vulgar customs
26流辈 流輩 liú bèiliu2 bei4a contemporary; similar class of people
27流鼻涕 liú liu2 bi2 ti4to have a runny nose
28流鼻血 liú xiěliu2 bi2 xie3to bleed from the nose; (fig.) to be sexually aroused
29流弊 liú liu2 bi4malpractice; long-running abuse
30流变 流變 liú biànliu2 bian4to flow and change; development and change (of society)
31流变能力 流變能力 liú biàn néng liu2 bian4 neng2 li4rheology
32流变学 流變學 liú biàn xuéliu2 bian4 xue2rheology
33流标 流標 liú biāoliu2 biao1(of an auction) to be inconclusive
34流别 流別 liú biéliu2 bie2tributary; branch of river
35流播 liú liu2 bo1to circulate; to hand around
36流布 流佈 liú liu2 bu4to spread; to circulate; to disseminate; to spread; to circulate; to disseminate
37流产 流產 liú chǎnliu2 chan3to have a miscarriage; miscarriage; to fail; to fall through
38流程 liú chéngliu2 cheng2course; stream; sequence of processes; work flow in manufacturing
39流程表 liú chéng biǎoliu2 cheng2 biao3flow chart
40流程图 流程圖 liú chéng liu2 cheng2 tu2flow chart
41流传甚广 流傳甚廣 liú chuán shèn guǎngliu2 chuan2 shen4 guang3to spread far and wide (idiom)
42流窜 流竄 liú cuànliu2 cuan4to roam all over the place; to go into every nook and corner; to infiltrate; (of criminals, enemies etc) to be on the run; to flee and try to hide
43流窜犯 流竄犯 liú cuàn fànliu2 cuan4 fan4criminal at large
44流弹 流彈 liú dànliu2 dan4stray bullet
45流荡 流蕩 liú dàngliu2 dang4to float; to tramp; to rove
46流宕忘反 liú dàng wàng fǎnliu2 dang4 wang4 fan3to stray and forget to return
47流动儿童 流動兒童 liú dòng ér tóngliu2 dong4 er2 tong2children of migrants
48流动负债 流動負債 liú dòng zhàiliu2 dong4 fu4 zhai4current liability
49流动率 流動率 liú dòng liu2 dong4 lu:4turnover (of staff)
50流动人口 流動人口 liú dòng rén kǒuliu2 dong4 ren2 kou3transient population; floating population
51流动性 流動性 liú dòng xìngliu2 dong4 xing4flowing; shifting; fluidity; mobility; liquidity (of funds)
52流动性大沙漠 流動性大沙漠 liú dòng xìng shā liu2 dong4 xing4 da4 sha1 mo4shifting sand dunes
53流动资产 流動資產 liú dòng chǎnliu2 dong4 zi1 chan3current asset
54流毒 liú liu2 du2to spread poison; pernicious influence
55流芳 liú fāngliu2 fang1to leave a good reputation
56流芳百世 liú fāng bǎi shìliu2 fang1 bai3 shi4(of one's name, reputation etc) to be immortalized (idiom); to leave a mark for generations to come
57流放 liú fàngliu2 fang4to exile; to banish; to deport; to float (logs) downstream
58流干 流乾 liú gānliu2 gan1to drain; to run dry
59流感 liú gǎnliu2 gan3flu; influenza
60流感病毒 liú gǎn bìng liu2 gan3 bing4 du2influenza virus; flu virus
61流感疫苗 liú gǎn miáoliu2 gan3 yi4 miao2flu shot; influenza vaccination
62流光溢彩 liú guāng cǎiliu2 guang1 yi4 cai3lit. flowing light and overflowing color; brilliant lights and vibrant colors (idiom)
63流汗 liú hànliu2 han4to sweat
64流居 liú liu2 ju1to live in exile
65流寇 liú kòuliu2 kou4roving bandit; rebel band
66流览 流覽 liú lǎnliu2 lan3to skim; to browse
67流浪儿 流浪兒 liú làng érliu2 lang4 er2street urchin; waif
68流浪狗 liú làng gǒuliu2 lang4 gou3stray dog
69流浪汉 流浪漢 liú làng hànliu2 lang4 han4tramp; wanderer
70流浪者 liú làng zhěliu2 lang4 zhe3rover; vagabond; vagrant; wanderer
71流离 流離 liú liu2 li2homeless and miserable; forced to leave home and wander from place to place; to live as a refugee
72流离颠沛 流離顛沛 liú diān pèiliu2 li2 dian1 pei4destitute and homeless (idiom); displaced and without means
73流离失所 流離失所 liú shī suǒliu2 li2 shi1 suo3destitute and homeless (idiom); forced from one's home and wandering about; displaced
74流离遇合 流離遇合 liú liu2 li2 yu4 he2to reunite after being homeless refugees
75流理台 liú táiliu2 li3 tai2kitchen counter (generally including sink, food preparation area and gas range) (Tw)
76流丽 流麗 liú liu2 li4fluent; smooth and ornate; flowing (style etc)
77流里流气 流裡流氣 liú li liú liu2 li5 liu2 qi4hooliganism; rowdyism
78流连 流連 liú liánliu2 lian2to loiter (i.e. reluctant to leave); to linger on
79流连忘返 流連忘返 liú lián wàng fǎnliu2 lian2 wang4 fan3to linger; to remain enjoying oneself and forget to go home
80流量计 流量計 liú liàng liu2 liang4 ji4flowmeter
81流露出 liú chūliu2 lu4 chu1to display (talent); to exude (pleasure)
82流落 liú luòliu2 luo4to wander about destitute; to be stranded
83流落江湖 liú luò jiāng liu2 luo4 jiang1 hu2to live a vagabond life (idiom)
84流落他乡 流落他鄉 liú luò xiāngliu2 luo4 ta1 xiang1to wander far from home
85流氓国家 流氓國家 liú máng guó jiāliu2 mang2 guo2 jia1rogue state
86流氓集团 流氓集團 liú máng tuánliu2 mang2 ji2 tuan2gang of hoodlums
87流氓软件 流氓軟件 liú máng ruǎn jiànliu2 mang2 ruan3 jian4malware (computing)
88流氓无产者 流氓無產者 liú máng chǎn zhěliu2 mang2 wu2 chan3 zhe3lumpenproletariat (in Marxist theory)
89流氓罪 liú máng zuìliu2 mang2 zui4the crime of hooliganism
90流媒体 流媒體 liú méi liu2 mei2 ti3streaming media
91流眄 liú miǎnliu2 mian3to ogle; to glance in a shifty manner
92流民 liú mínliu2 min2refugee
93流明 liú míngliu2 ming2lumen (unit of light flux) (loanword)
94流目 liú liu2 mu4to let one's eyes rove
95流目顾盼 流目顧盼 liú pànliu2 mu4 gu4 pan4amorous glances (idiom)
96流脑 流腦 liú nǎoliu2 nao3epidemic encephalitis
97流年 liú niánliu2 nian2fleeting time; horoscope for the year
98流年不利 liú nián liu2 nian2 bu4 li4the year's horoscope augurs ill (idiom); an unlucky year
99流脓 流膿 liú nóngliu2 nong2to discharge pus; to suppurate
100流球 liú qiúLiu2 qiu2variant of 琉球 stretching from Japan to Taiwan
101流球群岛 流球群島 liú qiú qún dǎoLiu2 qiu2 Qun2 dao3the Ryukyu or Luchu Islands (including Okinawa)
102流冗 liú rǒngliu2 rong3the unemployed workforce
103流沙 liú shāliu2 sha1quicksand
104流逝 liú shìliu2 shi4(of time) to pass; to elapse
105流水不腐 liú shuǐ liu2 shui3 bu4 fu3flowing water does not rot
106流水不腐,户枢不蠹 流水不腐,戶樞不蠹 liú shuǐ , shū liu2 shui3 bu4 fu3 , hu4 shu1 bu4 du4lit. flowing water does not rot, nor a door-hinge rust (idiom); fig. constant activity prevents decay
107流水落花 liú shuǐ luò huāliu2 shui3 luo4 hua1to be utterly routed; to be swept completely away (idiom)
108流水席 liú shuǐ liu2 shui3 xi2banquet where guests arrive at various times and are served with food as they arrive
109流水线 流水線 liú shuǐ xiànliu2 shui3 xian4assembly line; (computing) pipeline
110流水行云 流水行雲 liú shuǐ xíng yúnliu2 shui3 xing2 yun2to vanish quickly like running water or floating clouds; natural and graceful style of writing (idiom)
111流水帐 流水帳 liú shuǐ zhàngliu2 shui3 zhang4day-to-day account; current account; variant of 流水账
112流苏 流蘇 liú liu2 su1tassels
113流苏鹬 流蘇鷸 liú liu2 su1 yu4(bird species of China) ruff (Philomachus pugnax)
114流淌 liú tǎngliu2 tang3to flow
115流体动力学 流體動力學 liú dòng xuéliu2 ti3 dong4 li4 xue2fluid dynamics
116流体核试验 流體核試驗 liú shì yànliu2 ti3 he2 shi4 yan4hydronuclear explosion (HNE)
117流体力学 流體力學 liú xuéliu2 ti3 li4 xue2fluid mechanics; hydrodynamics
118流涕狼戾 liú láng liu2 ti4 lang2 li4Tears suffuse the face. (idiom)
119流亡 liú wángliu2 wang2to force into exile; to be exiled; in exile
120流亡政府 liú wáng zhèng liu2 wang2 zheng4 fu3government in exile (e.g. of Tibet)
121流网 流網 liú wǎngliu2 wang3drift net (fishing)
122流纹岩 流紋岩 liú wén yánliu2 wen2 yan2rhyolite (extrusive igneous rock, chemically equivalent to granite)
123流涎咽唾 liú xián yān tuòliu2 xian2 yan1 tuo4to slaver and swallow saliva; to slaver (after or over sth. or sb.); to covet; to crave (idiom)
124流线 流線 liú xiànliu2 xian4streamline (physics)
125流线型 流線型 liú xiàn xíngliu2 xian4 xing2sleek; streamlined
126流泻 流瀉 liú xièliu2 xie4to flow; to flood
127流星赶月 流星趕月 liú xīng gǎn yuèliu2 xing1 gan3 yue4lit. a meteor catching up with the moon; swift action (idiom)
128流星体 流星體 liú xīng liu2 xing1 ti3meteoroid
129流星雨 liú xīng liu2 xing1 yu3meteor shower
130流刑 liú xíngliu2 xing2(of a contagious disease etc) to spread; to propagate; (of a style of clothing, song etc) popular; fashionable; manifold (math.); exile (as form of punishment)
131流行病 liú xíng bìngliu2 xing2 bing4epidemic disease
132流行病学 流行病學 liú xíng bìng xuéliu2 xing2 bing4 xue2epidemiology
133流行急性结膜炎 流行急性結膜炎 liú xíng xìng jié yánliu2 xing2 ji2 xing4 jie2 mo2 yan2epidemic acute conjunctivitis
134流行性 liú xíng xìngliu2 xing2 xing4qualities that make sth popular or fashionable; (of a disease) epidemic
135流行性感冒 liú xíng xìng gǎn màoliu2 xing2 xing4 gan3 mao4influenza
136流行音乐 流行音樂 liú xíng yīn yuèliu2 xing2 yin1 yue4pop music
137流行语 流行語 liú xíng liu2 xing2 yu3popular jargon; catchword
138流行株 liú xíng zhūliu2 xing2 zhu1epidemic strain
139流言 liú yánliu2 yan2rumor; gossip; to spread rumors
140流言蜚语 流言蜚語 liú yán fēi liu2 yan2 fei1 yu3rumors and slanders (idiom); gossip; lies and slanders
141流泆 liú liu2 yi4to indulge; licentious
142流萤 流螢 liú yíngliu2 ying2firefly
143流于 流於 liú liu2 yu2to change (for the worse)
144流于形式 流於形式 liú xíng shìliu2 yu2 xing2 shi4to become a mere formality
145流韵 流韻 liú yùnliu2 yun4musical sound; flowing rhythm (of poetry); cadence

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