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IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
1 di1low; beneath; to lower (one's head); to let droop; to hang down; to incline
2降低 jiàng jiang4 di1to reduce; to lower; to bring down
3最低 zuì zui4 di1lowest
4低于 di1 yu2to be lower than
5高低 gāo gao1 di1height; altitude (aviation); pitch (music); ups and downs (success or failure); whether sth is right or wrong; comparative strength, weight, depth, stature; (spoken interjection) anyway, whatever; eventually, in the end
6低温 低溫 wēndi1 wen1low temperature
7低声 低聲 shēngdi1 sheng1in a low voice; softly
8低头 低頭 tóudi1 tou2to bow the head; to yield; to give in
9低级 低級 di1 ji2low level; rudimentary; vulgar; low; inferior
10低下 xiàdi1 xia4low status; lowly; to lower (one's head)
11低压 低壓 di1 ya1low pressure; low voltage
12压低 壓低 ya1 di1to lower (one's voice)
13低沉 chéndi1 chen2overcast; gloomy; downcast; deep and low (of sound); muffled
14减低 減低 jiǎn jian3 di1to lower; to reduce
15低层 低層 céngdi1 ceng2low level
16过低 過低 guò guo4 di1too low
17低聚物 di1 ju4 wu4oligomer (chemistry)
18低头不见抬头见 低頭不見抬頭見 tóu jiàn tái tóu jiàndi1 tou2 bu4 jian4 tai2 tou2 jian4see 抬头不见低头见
19低吟 yíndi1 yin2to chant softly; to murmur
20抬头不见低头见 抬頭不見低頭見 tái tóu jiàn tóu jiàntai2 tou2 bu4 jian4 di1 tou2 jian4(idiom) (of people in a small town etc) to cross paths regularly
21贬低 貶低 biǎn bian3 di1to belittle; to disparage; to play down; to demean; to degrade; to devalue
22不分高低 fēn gāo bu4 fen1 gao1 di1to be equally matched (idiom)
23不识高低 不識高低 shí gāo bu4 shi2 gao1 di1can't recognize tall or short (idiom); doesn't know what's what
24低矮 ǎidi1 ai3short; low
25低昂 ángdi1 ang2ups and down; rise and fall
26低八度 di1 ba1 du4an octave lower (music)
27低帮 低幫 bāngdi1 bang1low-top (shoes)
28低保 bǎodi1 bao3subsistence allowance; welfare (abbr. for 城市居民最低生活保障 )
29低保真 bǎo zhēndi1 bao3 zhen1low fidelity; lo-fi
30低产 低產 chǎndi1 chan3low yield
31低潮 cháodi1 chao2low tide; low ebb
32低成本 chéng běndi1 cheng2 ben3low cost; inexpensive
33低垂 chuídi1 chui2to droop; to hang low
34低档 低檔 dàngdi1 dang4low-grade; of low worth or rank; poor quality; inferior
35低等 děngdi1 deng3inferior
36低等动物 低等動物 děng dòng di1 deng3 dong4 wu4lower animal; primitive life-form
37低低切切 qiè qièdi1 di1 qie4 qie4in a low voice; whispered
38低地 di1 di4lowland
39低地轨道 低地軌道 guǐ dàodi1 di4 gui3 dao4see 近地轨道
40低地绣眼鸟 低地繡眼鳥 xiù yǎn niǎodi1 di4 xiu4 yan3 niao3(bird species of China) lowland white-eye (Zosterops meyeni)
41低调 低調 diàodi1 diao4low pitch; quiet (voice); subdued; low-key; low-profile
42低端 duāndi1 duan1low-end
43低端人口 duān rén kǒudi1 duan1 ren2 kou3low-paid workers in industries that offer jobs for the unskilled; derogatory-sounding abbr. for 低端产业从业人口
44低放射性废物 低放射性廢物 fàng shè xìng fèi di1 fang4 she4 xing4 fei4 wu4low-level waste
45低费用 低費用 fèi yòngdi1 fei4 yong4low cost
46低分 fēndi1 fen1low marks; low score
47低粉 fěndi1 fen3abbr. for 低筋面粉
48低估 di1 gu1to underestimate; to underrate
49低谷 di1 gu3valley; trough (as opposed to peaks); fig. low point; lowest ebb; nadir of one's fortunes
50低耗 hàodi1 hao4low consumption (energy, fuel etc)
51低缓 低緩 huǎndi1 huan3low and unhurried (voice etc); low and gently sloping (terrain)
52低级语言 低級語言 yándi1 ji2 yu3 yan2low-level (computer) language
53低剂量照射 低劑量照射 liàng zhào shèdi1 ji4 liang4 zhao4 she4low dose irradiation
54低价 低價 jiàdi1 jia4low price
55低阶 低階 jiēdi1 jie1low level
56低阶语言 低階語言 jiē yándi1 jie1 yu3 yan2low-level (computer) language
57低筋面粉 低筋麵粉 jīn miàn fěndi1 jin1 mian4 fen3low-gluten flour; cake flour; pastry flour; soft flour
58低空 kōngdi1 kong1low altitude
59低空飞过 低空飛過 kōng fēi guòdi1 kong1 fei1 guo4to just scrape through with a narrow pass (in an exam)
60低空跳伞 低空跳傘 kōng tiào sǎndi1 kong1 tiao4 san3BASE Jumping
61低栏 低欄 lándi1 lan2low hurdles (track event)
62低利 di1 li4low interest
63低利贷款 低利貸款 dài kuǎndi1 li4 dai4 kuan3low interest loan
64低廉 liándi1 lian2cheap; inexpensive; low
65低劣 lièdi1 lie4inferior quality; substandard; low-grade
66低领口 低領口 lǐng kǒudi1 ling3 kou3low-cut neckline
67低落 luòdi1 luo4downcast; gloomy; to decline
68低眉顺眼 低眉順眼 méi shùn yǎndi1 mei2 shun4 yan3docile; submissive
69低迷 di1 mi2blurred (landscape etc); low (spirits); in a slump (economy)
70低能 néngdi1 neng2incapable; incompetent; stupid; mentally deficient
71低能儿 低能兒 néng érdi1 neng2 er2retarded child; moron; idiot
72低浓缩铀 低濃縮鈾 nóng suō yóudi1 nong2 suo1 you2low-enriched uranium
73低平火山口 píng huǒ shān kǒudi1 ping2 huo3 shan1 kou3maar
74低气压 低氣壓 di1 qi4 ya1low pressure; depression (meteorology)
75低丘 qiūdi1 qiu1hilly (geography)
76低龋齿性 低齲齒性 chǐ xìngdi1 qu3 chi3 xing4non-caries-inducing
77低热 低熱 di1 re4a low fever (up to 38°C)
78低人一等 rén děngdi1 ren2 yi1 deng3lower-ranking (idiom)
79低三下四 sān xià di1 san1 xia4 si4servile
80低烧 低燒 shāodi1 shao1a low fever (up to 38°C)
81低声细语 低聲細語 shēng di1 sheng1 xi4 yu3in a whisper; in a low voice (idiom)
82低收入 shōu di1 shou1 ru4low income
83低首下心 shǒu xià xīndi1 shou3 xia4 xin1to be fawningly submissive (idiom)
84低俗 di1 su2vulgar; poor taste
85低俗化 huàdi1 su2 hua4vulgarization
86低俗之风 低俗之風 zhī fēngdi1 su2 zhi1 feng1vulgar style (used of items to be censored)
87低速层 低速層 céngdi1 su4 ceng2low velocity zone (seismology); also called asthenosphere 软流层
88低速挡 低速擋 dǎngdi1 su4 dang3low gear; bottom gear
89低速率 di1 su4 lu:4low speed
90低体温症 低體溫症 wēn zhèngdi1 ti3 wen1 zheng4hypothermia
91低头哈腰 低頭哈腰 tóu yāodi1 tou2 ha1 yao1to bow with a great show of respect (idiom)
92低头认罪 低頭認罪 tóu rèn zuìdi1 tou2 ren4 zui4to bow one's head in acknowledgment of guilt; to admit one's guilt
93低头族 低頭族 tóu di1 tou2 zu2smartphone addicts
94低洼 低窪 di1 wa1low-lying
95低微 wēidi1 wei1meager (wages); humble (social status); feeble (voice)
96低维 低維 wéidi1 wei2low-dimensional (math.)
97低尾气排放 低尾氣排放 wěi pái fàngdi1 wei3 qi4 pai2 fang4low emissions (from car exhaust)
98低息 di1 xi1low-interest
99低陷 xiàndi1 xian4to sink; to settle
100低效 xiàodi1 xiao4inefficient; ineffective
101低胸 xiōngdi1 xiong1low-cut (dress); plunging (neckline)
102低血糖 xuè tángdi1 xue4 tang2hypoglycemia (medicine)
103低血压 低血壓 xuè di1 xue4 ya1low blood pressure
104低压带 低壓帶 dàidi1 ya1 dai4low-pressure zone; depression (meteorology)
105低音 yīndi1 yin1bass
106低音大号 低音大號 yīn hàodi1 yin1 da4 hao4bass tuba; euphonium
107低音大提琴 yīn qíndi1 yin1 da4 ti2 qin2double bass; contrabass
108低音管 yīn guǎndi1 yin1 guan3bassoon; also written 巴颂管 or 巴松管
109低音喇叭 yīn badi1 yin1 la3 ba5woofer
110低音炮 yīn pàodi1 yin1 pao4subwoofer
111低音提琴 yīn qíndi1 yin1 ti2 qin2double bass; contrabass
112低语 低語 di1 yu3mutter
113低脂 zhīdi1 zhi1low fat
114放低 fàng fang4 di1to lower; to be humble
115锋面低压 鋒面低壓 fēng miàn feng1 mian4 di1 ya1frontal low (meteorology)
116伏低做小 zuò xiǎofu2 di1 zuo4 xiao3to be content to remain in a lowly position (idiom)
117高不成低不就 gāo chéng jiùgao1 bu4 cheng2 di1 bu4 jiu4can't reach the high or accept the low (idiom); not good enough for a high post, but too proud to take a low one
118高不凑低不就 高不湊低不就 gāo còu jiùgao1 bu4 cou4 di1 bu4 jiu4can't reach the high or accept the low (idiom); not good enough for a high post, but too proud to take a low one
119高低不就 gāo jiùgao1 di1 bu4 jiu4can't reach the high or accept the low (idiom); not good enough for a high post, but too proud to take a low one
120高低不平 gāo pínggao1 di1 bu4 ping2uneven (idiom)
121高低潮 gāo cháogao1 di1 chao2the tide; high and low water
122高低杠 高低槓 gāo gànggao1 di1 gang4uneven bars (gymnastics)
123高分低能 gāo fēn nénggao1 fen1 di1 neng2high in score but low in ability (as a result of teaching to the test)
124高高低低 gāo gāo gao1 gao1 di1 di1high and low; uneven (in height); uneven (of ground)
125狗眼看人低 gǒu yǎn kàn rén gou3 yan3 kan4 ren2 di1to act like a snob
126减低速度 減低速度 jiǎn jian3 di1 su4 du4to retard; to decelerate
127降低利率 jiàng jiang4 di1 li4 lu:4to reduce interest rates
128历来最低点 歷來最低點 lái zuì diǎnli4 lai2 zui4 di1 dian3all time low (point)
129眉眼高低 méi yǎn gāo mei2 yan3 gao1 di1an expression on the face (idiom)
130男低音 nán yīnnan2 di1 yin1bass (music); lower register male voice
131扒高踩低 gāo cǎi pa2 gao1 cai3 di1crawl high, step low (idiom); unprincipled crawling, flattering one's superiors and trampling on one's juniors; toadying and bullying
132偏低 piān pian1 di1to be on the low side; to be inadequate (e.g. of a salary)
133菩萨低眉 菩薩低眉 méipu2 sa4 di1 mei2kind-looking (idiom)
134七高八低 gāo qi1 gao1 ba1 di1uneven (in height); bumpy and rough (idiom)
135浅斟低唱 淺斟低唱 qiǎn zhēn chàngqian3 zhen1 di1 chang4to sip wine and hum (idiom)
136悄语低言 悄語低言 qiǎo yánqiao3 yu3 di1 yan2to speak in a whisper (idiom)
137人往高处爬,水往低处流 人往高處爬,水往低處流 rén wǎng gāo chù , shuǐ wǎng chù liúren2 wang3 gao1 chu4 pa2 , shui3 wang3 di1 chu4 liu2see 人往高處走人往高处走水往低处流
138人往高处走,水往低处流 人往高處走,水往低處流 rén wǎng gāo chù zǒu , shuǐ wǎng chù liúren2 wang3 gao1 chu4 zou3 , shui3 wang3 di1 chu4 liu2man seeks his way up just as water seeks its way down (idiom); one should constantly strive to make progress
139手高手低 shǒu gāo shǒu shou3 gao1 shou3 di1small difference (idiom)
140说高说低 說高說低 shuō gāo shuō shuo1 gao1 shuo1 di1to criticize others thoughtlessly (idiom)
141体温过低 體溫過低 wēn guò ti3 wen1 guo4 di1hypothermia
142天低吴楚,眼空无物 天低吳楚,眼空無物 tiān chǔ , yǎn kōng tian1 di1 Wu2 Chu3 , yan3 kong1 wu2 wu4the sky hangs low over the Yangtze, empty as far as the eye can see (idiom); nothing to see to the broad horizon
143笑点低 笑點低 xiào diǎn xiao4 dian3 di1amused by even the weakest joke; ready to laugh at the smallest thing
144眼高手低 yǎn gāo shǒu yan3 gao1 shou3 di1to have high standards but little ability; to be fastidious but incompetent (idiom)
145杨柳低垂 楊柳低垂 yáng liǔ chuíyang2 liu3 di1 chui2willow branches hanging downward (idiom)
146夜幕低垂 chuíye4 mu4 di1 chui2darkness fell (falls, had fallen etc)
147一见高低 一見高低 jiàn gāo yi1 jian4 gao1 di1lit. to fight it out with sb to see who is best (idiom); fig. to cross swords with; to lock horns
148意绪低沉 意緒低沉 chényi4 xu4 di1 chen2low-spirited; depressed (idiom)
149智力低下 zhì xiàzhi4 li4 di1 xia4mental retardation
150中低端 zhōng duānzhong1 di1 duan1mid-to-low-range
151走出低谷 zǒu chū zou3 chu1 di1 gu3to bottom out
152走低 zǒu zou3 di1to go down; to decline
153最低潮 zuì cháozui4 di1 chao2lit. low tide; fig. the lowest point (e.g. of a relationship)
154最低点 最低點 zuì diǎnzui4 di1 dian3lowest point; minimum (point)
155最低谷 zuì zui4 di1 gu3lowest point; nadir
156最低限度 zuì xiàn zui4 di1 xian4 du4minimum
157最低限度理论 最低限度理論 zuì xiàn lùnzui4 di1 xian4 du4 li3 lun4minimalist theory
158最低音 zuì yīnzui4 di1 yin1lowest voice; lowest pitch; lowest note
159做小伏低 zuò xiǎo zuo4 xiao3 fu2 di1to stoop to compromise (idiom)

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