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IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
1信息 xìn xin4 xi1information; news; message
2利息 li4 xi1interest (on a loan); Classifiers:
3叹息 嘆息 tàn tan4 xi1to sigh; to gasp (in admiration)
4气息 氣息 qi4 xi1breath; smell; odor; flavor
5窒息 zhì zhi4 xi1to choke; to stifle; to suffocate
6喘息 chuǎn chuan3 xi1to gasp for breath; to take a breather
7栖息 棲息 qi1 xi1(of a bird) to perch; (of creatures in general) to inhabit; to dwell
8平息 píng ping2 xi1to settle (a dispute); to quieten down; to suppress
9 xi1breath; news; interest (on an investment or loan); to cease; to stop; to rest; Taiwan pr. [xi2]
10不息 bu4 xi1continually; without a break; ceaselessly
11信息论 信息論 xìn lùnxin4 xi1 lun4information theory
12安息 ān an1 xi1to rest; to go to sleep; to rest in peace; (history) Parthia
13安息国 安息國 ān guóAn1 xi1 guo2Parthia
14安息茴香 ān huí xiāngan1 xi1 hui2 xiang1see 孜然 , cumin
15安息日 ān an1 xi1 ri4Sabbath
16安息香 ān xiāngan1 xi1 xiang1Styrax officinalis or Styrax benzoin; benzoin resin (used in TCM); Benzoinum
17安息香科 ān xiāng an1 xi1 xiang1 ke1Styracaceae, tree family including silver-bell, snowdrop and benzoin
18安息香属 安息香屬 ān xiāng shǔan1 xi1 xiang1 shu3Styrax (tree genus); snowdrop; benzoin
19安息香脂 ān xiāng zhīan1 xi1 xiang1 zhi1benzoinum; benzoin resin (used in TCM)
20本息 běn ben3 xi1principal and interest (on a loan)
21鼻息 bi2 xi1breath
22鼻息肉 ròubi2 xi1 rou4nasal polyp
23表面信息 biǎo miàn xìn biao3 mian4 xin4 xi1surface information
24屏息 bǐng bing3 xi1hold one's breath
25参考消息 參考消息 cān kǎo xiāo Can1 kao3 Xiao1 xi1Reference News (PRC limited-distribution daily newspaper)
26拆息 chāi chai1 xi1daily interest on a loan
27潺潺不息 chán chán chan2 chan2 bu4 xi1to murmur; to babble (idiom)
28出错信息 出錯信息 chū cuò xìn chu1 cuo4 xin4 xi1error message (computing)
29出息 chū chu1 xi1to yield interest, profit etc; to exhale (Buddhism)
30川流不息 chuān liú chuan1 liu2 bu4 xi1the stream flows without stopping (idiom); unending flow
31喘息初定 chuǎn chū dìngchuan3 xi1 chu1 ding4to recover one's breath (idiom)
32喘息未定 chuǎn wèi dìngchuan3 xi1 wei4 ding4before one has a chance to catch one's breath (idiom)
33低息 di1 xi1low-interest
34姑息 gu1 xi1excessively tolerant; to overindulge (sb); overly conciliatory; to seek appeasement at any price
35姑息养奸 姑息養奸 yǎng jiāngu1 xi1 yang3 jian1to tolerate is to nurture an evildoer (idiom); spare the rod and spoil the child
36姑息遗患 姑息遺患 huàngu1 xi1 yi2 huan4to tolerate is to abet
37股息 gu3 xi1dividend
38管理信息库 管理信息庫 guǎn xìn guan3 li3 xin4 xi1 ku4Management Information Base; MIB
39国家互联网信息办公室 國家互聯網信息辦公室 guó jiā lián wǎng xìn bàn gōng shìGuo2 jia1 Hu4 lian2 wang3 Xin4 xi1 Ban4 gong1 shi4Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC)
40化学信息素 化學信息素 huà xué xìn hua4 xue2 xin4 xi1 su4semiochemical
41加息 jiā jia1 xi1to raise interest rates
42间不容息 間不容息 jiān róng jian1 bu4 rong2 xi1in a split second (idiom)
43减息 減息 jiǎn jian3 xi1to lower the interest rate
44减租减息 減租減息 jiǎn jiǎn jian3 zu1 jian3 xi1reduction of rent and interest (idiom)
45将息 將息 jiāng jiang1 xi1(literary) to rest; to recuperate
46降息 jiàng jiang4 xi1to lower interest rates
47经久不息 經久不息 jīng jiǔ jing1 jiu3 bu4 xi1prolonged (idiom)
48缕息仅存 縷息僅存 jǐn cúnlu:3 xi1 jin3 cun2one's life hangs by a thread (idiom)
49脉息 脈息 mài mai4 xi1pulse
50脉息微弱 脈息微弱 mài wēi ruòmai4 xi1 wei1 ruo4to have a weak pulse (Chinese medicine) (idiom)
51密通信息 tōng xìn mi4 tong1 xin4 xi1to secretly communicate with each other (idiom)
52年息 nián nian2 xi1annual interest
53宁人息事 寧人息事 níng rén shìning2 ren2 xi1 shi4to pour oil on troubled water (idiom)
54喷鼻息 噴鼻息 pēn pen1 bi2 xi1to snort
55扑热息痛 撲熱息痛 tòngpu1 re4 xi1 tong4paracetamol (loanword)
56栖息地 棲息地 qi1 xi1 di4habitat
57起居作息 zuò qi3 ju1 zuo4 xi1lit. rising and lying down, working and resting (idiom); fig. everyday life; daily routine; to go about one's daily life
58憩息处 憩息處 chùqi4 xi1 chu4rest area
59气息芬芳 氣息芬芳 fēn fāngqi4 xi1 fen1 fang1Her breath was like the sweet odor of perfumes. (idiom)
60气息奄奄 氣息奄奄 yǎn yǎnqi4 xi1 yan3 yan3to have only a breath of life (idiom)
61迁就姑息 遷就姑息 qiān jiù qian1 jiu4 gu1 xi1over-lenient (idiom)
62悄无声息 悄無聲息 qiǎo shēng qiao3 wu2 sheng1 xi1quietly; noiselessly
63切分信息 qiè fēn xìn qie4 fen1 xin4 xi1segmental information
64全息 quán quan2 xi1holographic
65日出而作,日入而息 chū ér zuò , ér ri4 chu1 er2 zuo4 , ri4 ru4 er2 xi1lit. to get up at sunrise and work until sunset (proverb); fig. to lead a plain and hardworking life
66入息 ru4 xi1income (Hong Kong)
67稍息 shào shao4 xi1Stand at ease! (military); Taiwan pr. [shao1 xi1]
68生命不息,战斗不止 生命不息,戰鬥不止 shēng mìng , zhàn dòu zhǐsheng1 ming4 bu4 xi1 , zhan4 dou4 bu4 zhi3while there is life, the fight continues (idiom); to fight to the last
69生生不息 shēng shēng sheng1 sheng1 bu4 xi1to grow and multiply without end
70升息 shēng sheng1 xi1sound (often with negative, not a sound); whisper; to inhabit; to live (in a habitat); to raise interest rates
71声息相闻 聲息相聞 shēng xiāng wénsheng1 xi1 xiang1 wen2to keep in touch with each other (idiom)
72首席信息官 shǒu xìn guānshou3 xi2 xin4 xi1 guan1chief information officer (CIO)
73瞤息 shùn shun4 xi1in a flash; twinkling; ephemeral; in a flash; twinkling; ephemeral
74瞬息千里 shùn qiān shun4 xi1 qian1 li3In the twinkle of an eye a thousand miles was covered. (idiom)
75瞬息万变 瞬息萬變 shùn wàn biànshun4 xi1 wan4 bian4in an instant a myriad changes (idiom); rapid substantial change
76瞬息之间 瞬息之間 shùn zhī jiānshun4 xi1 zhi1 jian1in the wink of an eye; in a flash
77贴息 貼息 tiē tie1 xi1to discount the interest on a bill of exchange
78停息 tíng ting2 xi1to stop; to cease
79头信息 頭信息 tóu xìn tou2 xin4 xi1header (computing)
80无声无息 無聲無息 shēng wu2 sheng1 wu2 xi1wordless and uncommunicative (idiom); without speaking; taciturn; not providing any news
81息烽 fēngXi1 feng1Xifeng county in Guiyang 贵阳 , Guizhou
82息峰县 息峰縣 fēng xiànXi1 feng1 xian4Xifeng county in Guiyang 贵阳 , Guizhou; Xifeng county in Guizhou
83息肩 jiānxi1 jian1(literary) to put down one's burden; to rest; to stay (at an inn etc)
84息交绝游 息交絕游 jiāo jué yóuxi1 jiao1 jue2 you2to shut oneself in and cut oneself off from social life; to go into seclusion (idiom)
85息率 xi1 lu:4interest rate
86息怒 xi1 nu4to calm down; to quell one's anger
87息票 piàoxi1 piao4interest coupon; dividend coupon
88息肉 ròuxi1 rou4(medicine) polyp
89息事宁人 息事寧人 shì níng rénxi1 shi4 ning2 ren2to keep the peace; to patch up a quarrel (idiom)
90息息相关 息息相關 xiāng guānxi1 xi1 xiang1 guan1closely bound up (idiom); intimately related
91息县 息縣 xiànXi1 xian4Xi county in Xinyang 信阳 , Henan
92息灾延命 息災延命 zāi yán mìngxi1 zai1 yan2 ming4to end disasters and prolong lives (idiom)
93息争 息爭 zhēngxi1 zheng1to settle a dispute
94息争和好 息爭和好 zhēng hǎoxi1 zheng1 he2 hao3lit. break of a struggle and become reconciled; to bury the hatchet (idiom)
95信息管理 xìn guǎn xin4 xi1 guan3 li3information management
96信息化 xìn huàxin4 xi1 hua4informatization (the Information Age analog of industrialization)
97信息技术 信息技術 xìn shùxin4 xi1 ji4 shu4information technology; IT
98信息时代 信息時代 xìn shí dàixin4 xi1 shi2 dai4information age
99信息素 xìn xin4 xi1 su4pheromone
100信息系统 信息系統 xìn tǒngxin4 xi1 xi4 tong3information system
101信息学 信息學 xìn xuéxin4 xi1 xue2information science
102信息与通讯技术 信息與通訊技術 xìn tōng xùn shùxin4 xi1 yu3 tong1 xun4 ji4 shu4information and communication technology, ICT
103信息中心 xìn zhōng xīnxin4 xi1 zhong1 xin1information center; abbr. for 中国人权民运信息中心 , Information center for human rights and democracy, Hong Kong
104信息资源 信息資源 xìn yuánxin4 xi1 zi1 yuan2information resource
105休息室 xiū shìxiu1 xi1 shi4lobby; lounge
106休养生息 休養生息 xiū yǎng shēng xiu1 yang3 sheng1 xi1to recover; to recuperate
107讯息 訊息 xùn xun4 xi1information; news; message; text message or SMS
108讯息处理系统 訊息處理系統 xùn chǔ tǒngxun4 xi1 chu3 li3 xi4 tong3Message Handling System; MHS
109讯息原 訊息原 xùn yuánxun4 xi1 yuan2information source
110偃旗息鼓 yǎn yan3 qi2 xi1 gu3lit. lay down the flag and still the drums (idiom); fig. to cease; to give in
111奄奄一息 yǎn yǎn yan3 yan3 yi1 xi1dying; at one's last gasp
112仰人鼻息 yǎng rén yang3 ren2 bi2 xi1to rely on others for the air one breathes (idiom); to depend on sb's whim for one's living
113杳无消息 杳無消息 yǎo xiāo yao3 wu2 xiao1 xi1see 杳无音信
114杳无信息 杳無信息 yǎo xìn yao3 wu2 xin4 xi1there has been no news whatsoever (about sb.) (idiom)
115遗传信息 遺傳信息 chuán xìn yi2 chuan2 xin4 xi1genetic information
116优游偃息 優游偃息 yōu yóu yǎn you1 you2 yan3 xi1to lie down in great ease (idiom)
117有息 yǒu you3 xi1interest-bearing (bank account)
118余怒不息 餘怒不息 yu2 nu4 bu4 xi1One's remaining anger is not yet quieted. (idiom)
119余怒未息 餘怒未息 wèi yu2 nu4 wei4 xi1to be still angry
120月息 yuè yue4 xi1monthly interest
121赞叹太息 贊嘆太息 zàn tàn tài zan4 tan4 tai4 xi1to praise and sigh with admiration (idiom)
122暂息 暫息 zàn zan4 xi1a lull (in the storm); brief break (in rain)
123窒息而死 zhì ér zhi4 xi1 er2 si3to be stifled to death (idiom)
124窒息性毒剂 窒息性毒劑 zhì xìng zhi4 xi1 xing4 du2 ji4choking agent
125中国国防科技信息中心 中國國防科技信息中心 zhōng guó guó fáng xìn zhōng xīnZhong1 guo2 Guo2 fang2 Ke1 ji4 Xin4 xi1 Zhong1 xin1China Defense Science and Technology Information Center (CDSTIC)
126中国人权民运信息中心 中國人權民運信息中心 zhōng guó rén quán mín yùn xìn zhōng xīnZhong1 guo2 Ren2 quan2 Min2 yun4 Xin4 xi1 Zhong1 xin1Information center for human rights and democracy, Hong Kong
127周流不息 zhōu liú zhou1 liu2 bu4 xi1(like water) flowing round without stopping (idiom)
128昼夜不息 晝夜不息 zhòu zhou4 ye4 bu4 xi1day and night without rest (idiom)
129自强不息 自強不息 qiáng zi4 qiang2 bu4 xi1to strive unremittingly; self-improvement
130作息 zuò zuo4 xi1to work and rest
131作息时间 作息時間 zuò shí jiānzuo4 xi1 shi2 jian1daily schedule; daily routine
132作息时间表 作息時間表 zuò shí jiān biǎozuo4 xi1 shi2 jian1 biao3daily schedule; work schedule
133信息茧房 信息繭房 xìn jiǎn fángxin4 xi1 jian3 fang2(Internet) echo chamber; filter bubble
134信息图 信息圖 xìn xin4 xi1 tu2infographic
135信息图形 信息圖形 xìn xíngxin4 xi1 tu2 xing2infographic
136孳息 zi1 xi1interest (from an investment, esp. an endowment)

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