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 zhǎozhao3to try to find; to look for; to call on sb; to find; to seek; to return; to give change
2找到 zhǎo dàozhao3 dao4to find
3寻找 尋找 xún zhǎoxun2 zhao3to seek; to look for
4找出 zhǎo chūzhao3 chu1to find; to search out
5找着 找著 zhǎo zháozhao3 zhao2to find
6找寻 找尋 zhǎo xúnzhao3 xun2to look for; to seek; to find fault
7不用找 yòng zhǎobu4 yong4 zhao3"keep the change" (restaurant expression)
8查找 chá zhǎocha2 zhao3to search for; to look up
9花钱找罪受 花錢找罪受 huā qián zhǎo zuì shòuhua1 qian2 zhao3 zui4 shou4to spend money on sth that turns out to be unsatisfactory or even disastrous
10满地找牙 滿地找牙 mǎn zhǎo man3 di4 zhao3 ya2to be looking for one's teeth all over the floor; (fig.) to get beaten up badly; to beat the crap out of (sb)
11没事找事 沒事找事 méi shì zhǎo shìmei2 shi4 zhao3 shi4to ask for it; to ask for trouble; to cavil (idiom)
12没找到 沒找到 méi zhǎo dàomei2 zhao3 dao4didn't find
13你是不是想找 shì shì xiǎng zhǎoni3 shi4 bu4 shi4 xiang3 zhao3Did you mean to search for...?
14骑驴找驴 騎驢找驢 zhǎo qi2 lu:2 zhao3 lu:2lit. to search for the mule while riding on it (idiom); fig. to look for what one already has
15未找到 wèi zhǎo dàowei4 zhao3 dao4could not find; search for ... produced no results
16找遍 zhǎo biànzhao3 bian4to search everywhere; to search high and low; to comb
17找不自在 zhǎo zaizhao3 bu4 zi4 zai5to ask for trouble; to bring misfortune on oneself
18找补 找補 zhǎo buzhao3 bu5to compensate; to make up; to complement; to add
19找不到 zhǎo bu dàozhao3 bu5 dao4can't find
20找不着 找不著 zhǎo bu zháozhao3 bu5 zhao2to be unable to find
21找不着北 找不著北 zhǎo bu zháo běizhao3 bu5 zhao2 bei3to be confused and disoriented
22找碴 zhǎo cházhao3 cha2to pick fault with; to spot the differences; to nitpick; to pick a quarrel; to find complaint with; variant of 找茬
23找碴儿 找碴兒 zhǎo chá rzhao3 cha2 r5to pick a quarrel; to find fault; nitpicking
24找岔子 zhǎo chà zizhao3 cha4 zi5to look for blemishes; to find fault; nitpicking
25找抽 zhǎo chōuzhao3 chou1(coll.) to look for trouble
26找刺儿 找刺兒 zhǎo rzhao3 ci4 r5to find fault
27找对象 找對象 zhǎo duì xiàngzhao3 dui4 xiang4to seek a marriage partner; looking for a mate
28找饭碗 找飯碗 zhǎo fàn wǎnzhao3 fan4 wan3to look for a job
29找回 zhǎo huízhao3 hui2to retrieve
30找机会 找機會 zhǎo huìzhao3 ji1 hui4to look for an opportunity
31找见 找見 zhǎo jiànzhao3 jian4to find (sth one has been looking for)
32找借口 zhǎo jiè kǒuzhao3 jie4 kou3to look for a pretext
33找零 zhǎo língzhao3 ling2to give change; change money
34找麻烦 找麻煩 zhǎo fanzhao3 ma2 fan5to look for trouble
35找门路 找門路 zhǎo mén zhao3 men2 lu4to seek help from social connections
36找平 zhǎo píngzhao3 ping2to level (ground); to make level
37找齐 找齊 zhǎo zhao3 qi2to make uniform; to even up; to make good a deficiency
38找钱 找錢 zhǎo qiánzhao3 qian2to give change
39找上门 找上門 zhǎo shàng ménzhao3 shang4 men2to come to sb's door; to call on sb
40找事 zhǎo shìzhao3 shi4to look for employment; to pick a quarrel
41找赎 找贖 zhǎo shúzhao3 shu2(dialect) to give change
42找死 zhǎo zhao3 si3to court death; taking risks
43找台阶儿 找台階兒 zhǎo tái jiē rzhao3 tai2 jie1 r5to find an excuse; to look for a pretext
44找头 找頭 zhǎo touzhao3 tou5change (from money paid)
45找辙 找轍 zhǎo zhézhao3 zhe2to look for a pretext
46自找 zhǎozi4 zhao3to suffer as a consequence of one's own actions; you asked for it; to bring it on oneself (sth unpleasant)
47自找苦吃 zhǎo chīzi4 zhao3 ku3 chi1to bring trouble on oneself
48自找麻烦 自找麻煩 zhǎo fanzi4 zhao3 ma2 fan5to ask for trouble; to invite difficulties

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