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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深浅 深淺 shēn qiǎnshen1 qian3deep or shallow; depth (of the sea); limits of decorum
3浅海 淺海 qiǎn hǎiqian3 hai3shallow sea; sea less than 200 meters deep
4才疏学浅 才疏學淺 cái shū xué qiǎncai2 shu1 xue2 qian3(humble expr.) of humble talent and shallow learning (idiom); Pray forgive my ignorance,...
5粗浅 粗淺 qiǎncu1 qian3shallow; superficial
6大浅盘 大淺盤 qiǎn pánda4 qian3 pan2platter
7得益非浅 得益非淺 fēi qiǎnde2 yi4 fei1 qian3to profit much (idiom)
8短浅 短淺 duǎn qiǎnduan3 qian3narrow and shallow
9肤浅 膚淺 qiǎnfu1 qian3skin-deep; superficial; shallow
10浮浅 浮淺 qiǎnfu2 qian3skin-deep; superficial; shallow
11感恩非浅 感恩非淺 gǎn ēn fēi qiǎngan3 en1 fei1 qian3to esteem it a great favor (idiom)
12搁浅 擱淺 qiǎnge1 qian3to be stranded (of ship); to run aground; fig. to run into difficulties and stop
13害人不浅 害人不淺 hài rén qiǎnhai4 ren2 bu4 qian3to cause a lot of trouble; to inflict much suffering
14获益匪浅 獲益匪淺 huò fěi qiǎnhuo4 yi4 fei3 qian3to reap no little benefit (idiom)
15见识浅 見識淺 jiàn shi qiǎnjian4 shi5 qian3short-sighted
16交浅言深 交淺言深 jiāo qiǎn yán shēnjiao1 qian3 yan2 shen1to talk intimately while being comparative strangers (idiom)
17交情匪浅 交情匪淺 jiāo qíng fěi qiǎnjiao1 qing2 fei3 qian3to be very close; to understand each other
18口福不浅 口福不淺 kǒu qiǎnkou3 fu2 bu4 qian3to have the luck to have good food (idiom)
19目光短浅 目光短淺 guāng duǎn qiǎnmu4 guang1 duan3 qian3to be shortsighted
20浅白 淺白 qiǎn báiqian3 bai2simple; easy to understand
21浅薄 淺薄 qiǎn qian3 bo2superficial
22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
23浅层文字 淺層文字 qiǎn céng wén qian3 ceng2 wen2 zi4shallow orthography (governed by simple rules)
24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
25浅尝者 淺嘗者 qiǎn cháng zhěqian3 chang2 zhe3dilettante; amateur; dabbler; dilettante; amateur; dabbler
26浅淡 淺淡 qiǎn dànqian3 dan4light (color); pale; vague (feeling)
27浅短 淺短 qiǎn duǎnqian3 duan3narrow and shallow (knowledge or skill); superficial
28浅浮雕 淺浮雕 qiǎn diāoqian3 fu2 diao1bas-relief
29浅耕 淺耕 qiǎn gēngqian3 geng1to scratch; shallow plowing
30浅耕粗作 淺耕粗作 qiǎn gēng zuòqian3 geng1 cu1 zuo4shallow plowing and careless cultivation (idiom)
31浅黑 淺黑 qiǎn hēiqian3 hei1dark; gray; (of skin) lightly pigmented
32浅黄色 淺黃色 qiǎn huáng qian3 huang2 se4buff; pale yellow
33浅见 淺見 qiǎn jiànqian3 jian4shallow opinion; humble opinion
34浅礁 淺礁 qiǎn jiāoqian3 jiao1shallow reef; shoal
35浅近 淺近 qiǎn jìnqian3 jin4simple
36浅陋 淺陋 qiǎn lòuqian3 lou4shallow and crude; meager (knowledge or skill)
37浅露 淺露 qiǎn qian3 lu4blunt; direct (i.e. not tactful)
38浅色 淺色 qiǎn qian3 se4light color
39浅深 淺深 qiǎn shēnqian3 shen1depth (archaic)
40浅水 淺水 qiǎn shuǐqian3 shui3shallow water
41浅说 淺說 qiǎn shuōqian3 shuo1simple introduction; primer
42浅滩 淺灘 qiǎn tānqian3 tan1shallows; shoal; sandbar
43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
44浅析 淺析 qiǎn qian3 xi1primary, elementary or coarse analysis
45浅希近求 淺希近求 qiǎn jìn qiúqian3 xi1 jin4 qiu2to aim low; to aim to get by; without lofty ambition
46浅显 淺顯 qiǎn xiǎnqian3 xian3meager; slight; plain; clear; obvious
47浅显易明 淺顯易明 qiǎn xiǎn míngqian3 xian3 yi4 ming2so shallow and clear that it is easy to understand (idiom)
48浅学 淺學 qiǎn xuéqian3 xue2shallow study; superficial; scant knowledge
49浅学寡闻 淺學寡聞 qiǎn xué guǎ wénqian3 xue2 gua3 wen2superficial scholarship and limited knowledge (idiom)
50浅易 淺易 qiǎn qian3 yi4easy; simple; suitable for beginners
51浅源地震 淺源地震 qiǎn yuán zhènqian3 yuan2 di4 zhen4shallow earthquake (with epicenter less than 70 km deep)
52浅斟低唱 淺斟低唱 qiǎn zhēn chàngqian3 zhen1 di1 chang4to sip wine and hum (idiom)
53人命危浅 人命危淺 rén mìng wēi qiǎnren2 ming4 wei1 qian3to be critically ill (idiom)
54深历浅揭 深歷淺揭 shēn qiǎn jiēshen1 li4 qian3 jie1to act according to circumstances (idiom)
55深入浅出 深入淺出 shēn qiǎn chūshen1 ru4 qian3 chu1to explain a complicated subject matter in simple terms (idiom); (of language) simple and easy to understand
56受惠不浅 受惠不淺 shòu huì qiǎnshou4 hui4 bu4 qian3to profit greatly (idiom)
57受益匪浅 受益匪淺 shòu fěi qiǎnshou4 yi4 fei3 qian3to benefit (from)
58学识浅薄 學識淺薄 xué shí qiǎn xue2 shi2 qian3 bo2to have little learning (idiom)
59眼皮子浅 眼皮子淺 yǎn zi qiǎnyan3 pi2 zi5 qian3short-sighted
60中途搁浅 中途擱淺 zhōng qiǎnzhong1 tu2 ge1 qian3to run aground in mid-course; to run into difficulty and stop
61资浅 資淺 qiǎnzi1 qian3inexperienced; junior (employee etc)
62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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