Meaning of 赛

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(Trad.: 賽)
Total strokes: 14; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (money) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • roof; house
    • Above to below
      • sea shell; money, currency
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Pinyin: sài
English Definition: to compete; competition; match; to surpass; better than; superior to; to excel
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Example Words:
竞赛 [ jìng sài ]: race; competition; Classifiers:
预赛 [ sài ]: preliminary competition; to hold preliminary heats
决赛 [ jué sài ]: finals (of a competition)
比赛 [ sài ]: competition (sports etc); match; Classifiers: , ; to compete
锦标赛 [ jǐn biāo sài ]: championship contest; championships
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