Meaning of 虽

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(Trad.: 雖)
Pinyin: suī
English Definition: although; even though
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
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Example Words
虽然 suī rán although; even though; even if
虽说 suī shuō though; although
虽则 suī nevertheless; although
虽死犹荣 suī yóu róng lit. although dead, also honored; died a glorious death
虽死犹生 suī yóu shēng lit. although dead, as if still alive (idiom); still with us in spirit
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Example Sentences
The room is small but very quiet.
As one of his colleagues said, they make the laws but they' re the ones who break them.
Life balance is the understanding that my life is full and yet I have plenty of room to bring something new into it.
It is not an uncommon experience and one you must be prepared for.
While this is a better idea than letting people go through trial and error, it doesn't ensure that every visitor will be happy with what they see.