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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 qiǎnqian3shallow; light (color)
2浅海 淺海 qiǎn hǎiqian3 hai3shallow sea; sea less than 200 meters deep
3浅白 淺白 qiǎn báiqian3 bai2simple; easy to understand
4浅薄 淺薄 qiǎn qian3 bo2superficial
5浅草 淺草 qiǎn cǎoQian3 cao3Asakusa, district of Tokyo with an atmosphere of old Japan, famous for the 7th century Buddhist temple, Sensō-ji
6浅层文字 淺層文字 qiǎn céng wén qian3 ceng2 wen2 zi4shallow orthography (governed by simple rules)
7浅尝辄止 淺嘗輒止 qiǎn cháng zhé zhǐqian3 chang2 zhe2 zhi3to dabble and stop (idiom); to dip into; to attempt half-heartedly; content with a smattering of knowledge; also written 浅尝辄止 ; to dabble and stop (idiom); to dip into; to attempt half-heartedly; content with a smattering of knowledge
8浅尝者 淺嘗者 qiǎn cháng zhěqian3 chang2 zhe3dilettante; amateur; dabbler; dilettante; amateur; dabbler
9浅淡 淺淡 qiǎn dànqian3 dan4light (color); pale; vague (feeling)
10浅短 淺短 qiǎn duǎnqian3 duan3narrow and shallow (knowledge or skill); superficial
11浅浮雕 淺浮雕 qiǎn diāoqian3 fu2 diao1bas-relief
12浅耕 淺耕 qiǎn gēngqian3 geng1to scratch; shallow plowing
13浅耕粗作 淺耕粗作 qiǎn gēng zuòqian3 geng1 cu1 zuo4shallow plowing and careless cultivation (idiom)
14浅黑 淺黑 qiǎn hēiqian3 hei1dark; gray; (of skin) lightly pigmented
15浅黄色 淺黃色 qiǎn huáng qian3 huang2 se4buff; pale yellow
16浅见 淺見 qiǎn jiànqian3 jian4shallow opinion; humble opinion
17浅礁 淺礁 qiǎn jiāoqian3 jiao1shallow reef; shoal
18浅近 淺近 qiǎn jìnqian3 jin4simple
19浅陋 淺陋 qiǎn lòuqian3 lou4shallow and crude; meager (knowledge or skill)
20浅露 淺露 qiǎn qian3 lu4blunt; direct (i.e. not tactful)
21浅色 淺色 qiǎn qian3 se4light color
22浅深 淺深 qiǎn shēnqian3 shen1depth (archaic)
23浅水 淺水 qiǎn shuǐqian3 shui3shallow water
24浅说 淺說 qiǎn shuōqian3 shuo1simple introduction; primer
25浅滩 淺灘 qiǎn tānqian3 tan1shallows; shoal; sandbar
26浅滩指示浮标 淺灘指示浮標 qiǎn tān zhǐ shì biāoqian3 tan1 zhi3 shi4 fu2 biao1bar buoy; buoy marking shallows or sandbar
27浅析 淺析 qiǎn qian3 xi1primary, elementary or coarse analysis
28浅希近求 淺希近求 qiǎn jìn qiúqian3 xi1 jin4 qiu2to aim low; to aim to get by; without lofty ambition
29浅显 淺顯 qiǎn xiǎnqian3 xian3meager; slight; plain; clear; obvious
30浅显易明 淺顯易明 qiǎn xiǎn míngqian3 xian3 yi4 ming2so shallow and clear that it is easy to understand (idiom)
31浅学 淺學 qiǎn xuéqian3 xue2shallow study; superficial; scant knowledge
32浅学寡闻 淺學寡聞 qiǎn xué guǎ wénqian3 xue2 gua3 wen2superficial scholarship and limited knowledge (idiom)
33浅易 淺易 qiǎn qian3 yi4easy; simple; suitable for beginners
34浅源地震 淺源地震 qiǎn yuán zhènqian3 yuan2 di4 zhen4shallow earthquake (with epicenter less than 70 km deep)
35浅斟低唱 淺斟低唱 qiǎn zhēn chàngqian3 zhen1 di1 chang4to sip wine and hum (idiom)
36浅尝 淺嘗 qiǎn chángqian3 chang2dilettante; amateur; to dabble in; to flirt with (a topic); dilettante; amateur; to dabble in; to flirt with (a topic)

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