Meaning of 起来

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(Trad.: 起來)
Pinyin: lai
English Definition: to stand up; to get up; also pr. [qi3 lai2]
Pinyin: qi lai
English Definition: (after a verb) indicating the beginning and continuation of an action or a state; indicating an upward movement (e.g. after [zhan4]); bringing things together (e.g. after 收拾 [shou1 shi5]); (after a perception verb, e.g. [kan4]) expressing preliminary judgment; also pr. [qi3 lai5]
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Antonyms: 躺下
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