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[獨生子女] dúshēngzǐnǚ an only child

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        dāndú, [單獨], alone/by oneself/on one's own
        gūdú, [孤獨], lonely/solitary
        dúzì, [獨自], alone
        dúlì, [獨立], independent/independence/to stand alone
        dúwǔ, [獨舞], solo dance
        dútè, [獨特], unique/distinct/having special characteristics
        dú, [獨], alone/independent/single/sole/only
        dúyīwúèr, [獨一無二], unique and unmatched (idiom); unrivalled/nothing compares with it
        dúchǔ, [獨處], to live alone
        dújiā, [獨家], exclusive
        dújiǎoshòu, [獨角獸], unicorn
        dúcáizhě, [獨裁者], dictator/autocrat
        dúshēn, [獨身], unmarried/single
        dúcái, [獨裁], dictatorship
        dúbái, [獨白], stage monologue/soliloquy
        dúzhàn, [獨佔], to monopolize/to control/to dominate
        dúzòu, [獨奏], solo
        dúláidúwǎng, [獨來獨往], coming and going alone (idiom); a lone operator/keeping to oneself/unsociable/ma...
        wéidú, [唯獨], only/just (i.e. it is only that...)/all except/unique
        dújū, [獨居], to live alone/to live a solitary existence
        dúshēngzǐ, [獨生子], only son
        dúchàng, [獨唱], (in singing) solo/to solo
        dúdào, [獨到], original
        dúshēngnǚ, [獨生女], an only daughter
        dúyǎnlóng, [獨眼龍], one-eyed person
        dúmùzhōu, [獨木舟], dugout/canoe/kayak
        dútūn, [獨吞], to hog/to keep everything for oneself
        qíngyǒudúzhōng, [情有獨鍾]/[情有獨鐘], to have a feeling for sth (affection, sympathy, passion etc), to have a feeling ...
        dújiǎoxì, [獨角戲], monodrama/one-man show/comic talk
        tèlìdúxíng, [特立獨行], to be unconventional/independence of action
        dúzǐ, [獨子], only son
        dúyǒu, [獨有], to personally own/to possess solely/only/solely
        dúxíngxiá, [獨行俠], loner/single person/bachelor
        dúchuàng, [獨創], original/creativity/original creation
        
        dúlì, [獨力], all by oneself/without exterior help
        dúshùyīzhì, [獨樹一幟], lit. to fly one's banner on a solitary tree (idiom); fig. to act as a loner/to s...
        dúduàn, [獨斷], to decide alone without consultation/arbitrary/dictatorial
        
        dúmùqiáo, [獨木橋], lit. a log bridge/fig. a tricky path/to walk a tight-rope
        
        dúlìzìzhǔ, [獨立自主], independent and autonomous (idiom); self-determination/to act independently/to m...
        
        dúduànzhuānxíng, [獨斷專行], to decide and act alone (idiom); to take arbitrary action/a law unto oneself
        
        dúdāngyīmiàn, [獨當一面], to assume personal responsibility (idiom); to take charge of a section
        
        
        
        dújù, [獨具], to have unique (talent, insight etc)
        dúdú, [獨獨], alone
        
        
        dúlǎn, [獨攬], to monopolize
        wéidú, [惟獨], only/solely/this one alone
        
        dúpìxījìng, [獨辟蹊徑], to blaze a new trail (idiom); to display originality
        
        dúshēngzǐnǚ, [獨生子女], an only child
        dúlúnchē, [獨輪車], wheelbarrow/unicycle
        
        
        dúzhànáotóu, [獨佔鰲頭], to monopolize the turtle head (idiom, refers to carved marble steps of the palac...
        dúbà, [獨霸], lit. sole hegemony/to monopolize/domination (of the market)/personal empire
        détiāndúhòu, [得天獨厚], (of an area) rich in resources/(of a person) gifted or able (idiom)
        TáiDú, [台獨], Taiwan Independence (movement)/abbr. for 台灣獨立運動|台湾独立运动
        wúdúyǒuǒu, [無獨有偶], not alone but in pairs (idiom, usually derog.); not a unique occurrence/it's not...
        dúlǐngfēngsāo, [獨領風騷], most outstanding/par excellence
        
        
        
        dúmiáo, [獨苗], only child/sole scion
        dúzī, [獨資], wholly-owned (often by foreign company)/exclusive investment
        fēidú, [非獨], not only/not merely
        dúzūn, [獨尊], to revere as sole orthodoxy/to hold supremacy (of a religion, ideology, cultural...
        
        guānguǎgūdú, [鰥寡孤獨], lit. widowers, widows, orphans and the childless/fig. people with no one left to...
        
        
        yīzhīdúxiù, [一枝獨秀], lit. only one branch of the tree is thriving (idiom)/fig. to be in a league of o...
        
        

        Xiānsheng/xiānsheng, Mister (Mr.), teacher/husband/doctor (dialect)/CL:位[wèi]
        fāshēng, [發生], to happen/to occur/to take place/to break out
        shēnghuó, life/activity/to live/livelihood
        yīshēng, [醫生], doctor/CL:個|个[gè],位[wèi],名[míng]
        shēngmìng, life/living/biological/CL:個|个[gè]
        shēng, to be born/to give birth/life/to grow/raw/uncooked/student
        shēngqì, [生氣], to get angry/to take offense/angry/vitality/liveliness
        shēngrì, birthday/CL:個|个[gè]
        shēngyì/shēngyi, life force/vitality, business/CL:筆|笔[bǐ]
        xuésheng, [學生], student/schoolchild
        rénshēng, life (one's time on earth)
        yīshēng, all one's life/throughout one's life
        chūshēng, to be born
        nǚshēng, schoolgirl/female student/girl
        chǎnshēng, [產生], to arise/to come into being/to come about/to give rise to/to bring into being/to...
        shēngwù, organism/living creature/life form/biological/CL:個|个[gè]
        nánshēng, schoolboy/male student/boy/guy (young adult male)
        shēngcún, to exist/to survive
        shēngbìng, to fall ill
        mòshēngrén, stranger
        tiānshēng, nature/disposition/innate/natural
        shēngyá, career/life (way in which sb lives)/period of one's life
        
        shēngchǎn, [生產], to produce/to manufacture/to give birth to a child
        
        mòshēng, strange/unfamiliar
        wèishēng, [衛生], health/hygiene/sanitation
        shēngsǐ, life or death
        qīnshēng, [親生], one's own (child) (i.e. one's child by birth)/biological (parents)/birth (parent...
        shíxísheng, [實習生], intern (student)
        fúwùshēng, [服務生], server (at a restaurant)
        wèishēngjiān, [衛生間], bathroom/toilet/WC/CL:間|间[jiān]
        dànshēng, [誕生], to be born
        chùsheng, domestic animal/brute/bastard
        huāshēng, peanut/groundnut/CL:粒[lì]
        xìngshēnghuó, sex life
        shēngzhǎng, [生長], to grow
        shēnglǐ, physiology
        shēnglái, [生來], from birth/by one's nature
        shēnghuà, biochemistry
        xīnshēng, new/newborn/emerging/nascent/rebirth/regeneration/new life/new student
        huóshēngshēng, real (people)/living (artist)/while still alive (e.g. skinned alive)
        dàxuéshēng, [大學生], university student/college student
        zhōngshēng, [終生], throughout one's life/lifetime/lifelong
        shēnghuán, [生還], to return alive/to survive
        yǒngshēng, to live forever/eternal life/all one's life
        zàishēng, to be reborn/to regenerate/to be a second so-and-so (famous dead person)/recycli...
        gāozhōngshēng, senior high school student
        huāshēngjiàng, [花生醬], peanut butter
        shēngqián, (of a deceased) during one's life/while living
        wéishēng, [為生], to make a living
        shēngxiào, to take effect/to go into effect
        kàngshēngsù, antibiotic
        jìshēngchóng, [寄生蟲], parasite/drone
        
        sàngshēng, [喪生], to die/to lose one's life
        yěshēng, wild/undomesticated
        táoshēng, to flee for one's life
        móushēng, [謀生], to seek one's livelihood/to work to support oneself/to earn a living
        shēngyù, to bear/to give birth/to grow/to rear/to bring up (children)
        
        bìshēng, [畢生], all one's life/lifetime
        bìyèshēng, [畢業生], graduate
        shēngdòng, [生動], vivid/lively
        yánjiūshēng, graduate student/postgraduate student/research student
        
        wéishēngsù, [維生素], vitamin
        qǐsǐhuíshēng, to rise from the dead (idiom); fig. an unexpected recovery
        shēngfù, biological father
        shēnghuǒ, to make a fire/to light a fire
        jiēshēng, to deliver (a newborn child)
        shēngjì, [生計], livelihood
        qiúshēng, to seek survival/to possess the will to live
        shēngxiù, [生銹], to rust/to grow rusty/to corrode/oxidization
        bànshēng, half a lifetime
        sīshēngzǐ, illegitimate child (male)/bastard/love child
        
        shēngmǔ, natural mother/birth mother
        shēngzhíqì, reproductive organ/genitals
        fùshēng, [復生], to be reborn/to recover/to come back to life/to regenerate
        
        
        
        shēngtài, [生態], ecology
        jiùshēng, to save a life/life-saving
        xuéshenghuì, [學生會], student union
        chóngshēng, rebirth
        xīnshēngér, [新生兒], newborn baby/neonate
        yǒushēngyǐlái, [有生以來], since birth/for one's whole life
        jiàngshēng, to be born/arrival of newborn/birth (of a savior or religious leader)
        wèishēngzhǐ, [衛生紙], toilet paper/bathroom tissue
        shēngjī, [生機], opportunity to live/to reprieve from death/life force/vitality
        jīnshēng, this life
        shēngwùxué, [生物學], biology
        shēngpíng, life (a person's whole life)/in one's entire life
        tòngbùyùshēng, to be so in pain as to not want to live/to be so grieved as to wish one were dea...
        zìshēngzìmiè, [自生自滅], to emerge and perish on its own; to run its course (idiom)
        chángshēngbùlǎo, [長生不老], immortality
        shēngchéng, to generate/to produce/generated/produced
        
        shēngzhí, to reproduce/to flourish
        luánshēng, [孿生], twin
        shēnglù, lit. the path to life/way out of a predicament
        Àidíshēng, [愛迪生], Edison (name)/Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931), American inventor and businessman
        shēngmìnglì, vitality
        
        jìshēng, to live in or on another organism as a parasite/to live by taking advantage of o...
        shēnglíng, [生靈], (literary) the people/living thing/creature
        
        sǐlǐtáoshēng, [死裡逃生], mortal danger, escape alive (idiom); a narrow escape/to survive by the skin of o...
        shēngcài, lettuce/raw fresh vegetables/greens
        jiùshēngtǐng, lifeboat
        Wèishēngbù, [衛生部], Ministry of Health
        shēngsǐyōuguān, [生死攸關], matter of life and death
        xiǎoxuéshēng, [小學生], primary school student/schoolchild/CL:個|个[gè],名[míng]
        
        zhōngxuéshēng, [中學生], middle-school student/high school student
        shēngwùxuéjiā, [生物學家], biologist
        
        shēnghuófèi, [生活費], cost of living/living expenses/alimony
        wēishēngwù, microorganism
        jiùshēngyī, life jacket/life vest
        tǔshēngtǔzhǎng, [土生土長], locally born and bred/indigenous/home-grown
        dúshēngzǐ, [獨生子], only son
        wèishēngmián, [衛生棉], sterilized absorbent cotton wool (used for dressings or cleansing wounds)/sanita...
线         shēngchǎnxiàn, [生產線], assembly line/production line
        shēngshū, unfamiliar/strange/out of practice/not accustomed
        
        dúshēngnǚ, [獨生女], an only daughter
        hǎohǎoxiānsheng, Mr Goody-goody/yes-man (sb who agrees with anything)
        
        shēngéryùnǚ, [生兒育女], to bear and raise children
        wúzhōngshēngyǒu, [無中生有], to create something from nothing (idiom)
        chūshēngrùsǐ, from the cradle to the grave (idiom); to go through fire and water/brave/willing...
        wèishēngjīn, [衛生巾], sanitary towel
        chūshēngdì, birthplace
        
        zìlìgēngshēng, regeneration through one's own effort (idiom)/self-reliance
        wéishēng, [維生], abbr. for 維持生活|维持生活[wéi chí shēng huó]
        shēngtūnhuóbō, [生吞活剝], to swallow whole (idiom); fig. to apply uncritically
        shēnglónghuóhǔ, [生龍活虎], lit. lively dragon and animated tiger (idiom)/fig. vigorous and lively
        ānshēng, peaceful/restful/quiet/still
        shìzhěshēngcún, [適者生存], survival of the fittest
        yèshēnghuó, night life
        
        yīshēngyīshì, a whole lifetime (idiom); all my life
        shēngwùwǔqì, biological weapon
        qìngshēng, [慶生], to celebrate a birthday
        hújìshēng, mistletoe
        shēngyúpiàn, [生魚片], sashimi
        shēngwùtǐ, [生物體], organism
        
        
        jìhuàshēngyù, [計劃生育], family planning
        shāshēng, [殺生], kill (life)
        shēngxìng, natural disposition
        
        shēngrìkǎ, birthday card
        zīshēng, to breed/to flourish/to cause/to provoke/to create
        shēnglǐxué, [生理學], physiology
        
        xuéshengzhèng, [學生證], student identity card
        shēngrén, stranger/living person/to give birth
        
        gāocáishēng, student of great ability
        shēngsǐcúnwáng, matter of life and death
        
        shēngyìng, stiff/harsh
        
        rěshìshēngfēi, to stir up trouble
        xǔxǔrúshēng, vivid and lifelike (idiom); true to life/realistic
        zhāoshēng, to enroll new students/to get students
        shēngròu, raw meat
        shēngjiāng, [生薑], fresh ginger
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        píngshēng, all one's life
        
        tōushēng, to live without purpose
        shúnéngshēngqiǎo, with familiarity you learn the trick (idiom); practice makes perfect
        Qiángshēng, [強生], Johnson (surname)/Johnson & Johnson (company)
        láishēng, [來生], next life
        shēngshēngbùxī, to grow and multiply without end
        shēngjībóbó, [生機勃勃], full of vitality
        shīshēng, [師生], teachers and students
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        shēnglǎobìngsǐ, lit. to be born, to grow old, to get sick and to die/fig. the fate of humankind ...
        chūshēngzhèng, [出生證], birth certificate/CL:張|张[zhāng]
        
        chūzhōngshēng, junior high student
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        fúyóushēngwù, plankton
        
        wèishēngjú, [衛生局], health office/bureau of hygiene
        shēngfā, [生發], to emerge and grow/to develop
        shēngpà, to fear/afraid/extremely nervous/for fear that/to avoid/so as not to
        
        jiāoshēngguànyǎng, [嬌生慣養], pampered and spoiled since childhood
        shēngmènqì, [生悶氣], to seeth/to sulk/to be pissed off (vulgar)
        shēngqìbóbó, [生氣勃勃], full of vitality
        yǎnshēng, to give rise to/to derive/derivative/derivation
        
        mínshēng, people's livelihood/people's welfare
        shēngshǒu, novice/new hand/sb new to a job
        hòushēng, [後生], young generation/youth/young man
        
        
        
        shēngjiù, to be born with/to be gifted with
        zuòshēngrì, to celebrate a birthday/to give a birthday party
        jiùshēngchuán, lifeboat
        
        huāshēngmǐ, shelled peanuts
        péngbìshēnghuī, [蓬蓽生輝], Your presence brings light to my humble dwelling/see also 蓬蓽生光|蓬荜生光[péng bì shēn...
        
        shēngyǎng, [生養], to bring up (children)/to raise/to bear
        
线         shēngmìngxiàn, [生命線], lifeline
        jiùshēngquān, life buoy/life belt
        
        gòngshēng, symbiosis
        yíngshēng, [營生], to earn a living/a livelihood
        
        cóngshēng, [叢生], growing as a thicket/overgrown/breaking out everywhere (of disease, social disor...
        
        yuánshēng, way of life/ecology/primary
        zhòngshēng, [眾生], all living things
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        jiùshēngfá, a life raft
        
        
        yúnyúnzhòngshēng, [蕓蕓眾生], every living being (Buddhism)/the mass of common people
        shēngwùjiǎn, [生物鹼], alkaloid
        gǔshēngwùxuéjiā, [古生物學家], palaeontologist/paleobiologist
        shēngzǐ, to give birth to a child or children
        yóuránérshēng, arising involuntarily (idiom); spontaneous/to spring up unbidden (of emotion)
        shuāngshēng, [雙生], twin (adjective)/twins
        tánxiàofēngshēng, [談笑風生], to talk cheerfully and wittily/to joke together
        chāoshēng, to exceed the stipulated limit of a birth-control policy/to be reincarnated/to b...
        cùncǎobùshēng, lit. not even a blade of grass grows (idiom)/fig. barren
        wúshìshēngfēi, [無事生非], to make trouble out of nothing
        
        sānshēngyǒuxìng, the blessing of three lifetimes (idiom)/(courteous language) it's my good fortun...
        shēngchǎnzǒngzhí, [生產總值], gross domestic production (GDP)/total output value
        shēngwùzhōng, [生物鐘], biological clock
        shēngchǎnlì, [生產力], production capability/productive force/productivity
        qiánshēng, pre-existence
        shēngzhǎngjīsù, [生長激素], growth hormone
        
        
        shēngxī, to inhabit/to live (in a habitat)
        shēnglísǐbié, [生離死別], separated in life and death/to part for ever
        liúxuéshēng, [留學生], student studying abroad/(foreign) exchange student/CL:個|个[gè],位[wèi]
        yìngyùnérshēng, [應運而生], to emerge to meet a historic destiny (idiom)/to arise at an opportune time/able ...
        shēngyijīng, [生意經], knack of doing business/business sense
        
        sùmèipíngshēng, to have never met sb before (idiom); entirely unacquainted/a complete stranger/n...
        Xīnshēngdài, Cenozoic (geological era covering the last 65m years)
        tānshēngpàsǐ, [貪生怕死], greedy for life, afraid of death (idiom); craven and cowardly/clinging abjectly ...
        méngshēng, to burgeon/to produce/to conceive/to be in the initial stage
        
        chùjǐngshēngqíng, [觸景生情], scene which recalls past memories (idiom)/evocative of the past/reminiscent/to a...
        shēngcái, [生財], to make money
        zēngshēng, growth (of organism)/proliferation/supernumerary candidate (in imperial examatio...
        shūshēng, [書生], scholar/intellectual/egghead
        bànshēngbùshóu, underripe/half-cooked/(fig.) not mastered (of a technique)/clumsy/halting
        ménshēng, [門生], disciple/student (of a famous master)
        
        qīngshēng, [輕生], a suicide/to commit suicide
        jiǔsǐyīshēng, nine deaths and still alive (idiom); a narrow escape/new lease of life
        shēngwùjiè, biosphere/natural world
        
        shēngwùquān, biosphere/ecosphere
        
        xiěshēng, [寫生], to sketch from nature/to do a still life drawing
        
        jìshēngwù, parasite
        miàoqùhéngshēng, [妙趣橫生], endlessly interesting (idiom)/very witty
        shēngzhíxiàn, reproductive gland/gonad/sex organ
        shēngqín, to capture alive
        shēngchén, birthday
        shēngchū, to give birth/to grow (whiskers etc)/to generate/to produce
        pàishēng, to produce (from sth else)/to derive (from raw material)/derivative
        shēngténg, extremely painful
        
        shēngyuán, supply of students/source of students
        
        
        rènshēng, [認生], shy with strangers
        gāocáishēng, student of great ability/talented student
        fēnzǐshēngwùxué, [分子生物學], molecular biology
        jiéwàishēngzhī, [節外生枝], a new branch grows out of a knot (idiom); fig. side issues keep arising
        yǎngshēng, [養生], to maintain good health/to raise a child or animal/curing (of concrete etc)
        
        tāishēng, viviparity/zoogony
        duōniánshēng, perennial (of plants)
        chángshēng, [長生], long life
        cuīshēng, to induce labor/to expedite childbirth
        wèishēngqiú, [衛生球], mothball
        Yìbǔshēng, Henrik Ibsen (1828-1906), Norwegian dramatist, author of Doll's House 玩偶之家
        juéchǔféngshēng, [絕處逢生], to come back from death's door (idiom); unexpected rescue from danger/fig. to re...
        shēnghuī, [生輝], to dazzle/to brighten up (a room etc)
        xiūyǎngshēngxī, [休養生息], to recover/to recuperate
        
        shēngshuǐ, unboiled water
        
        
        
        shēngtiě, [生鐵], pig iron
        
        shēngwùzhàn, [生物戰], germ warfare/biological warfare
        fāshēnglǜ, [發生率], rate of occurrence
        yǎnshēngwù, a derivative (complex product derived from simpler source material)
        
        
        jiànxíshēng, [見習生], apprentice/probationer/cadet
        wēishēngwùxué, [微生物學], microbiology
        
        pàshēng, fear of strangers/to be afraid of strangers (of small children)
        
        
        
        
        jízhōngshēngzhì, quick witted in an emergency/able to react resourcefully
        
        kǎoshēng, exam candidate/student whose name has been put forward for an exam
        
        déyìménshēng, [得意門生], favorite pupil
        gǔshēngwù, paleo-organism
        yǎngshēngzhīdào, [養生之道], the way of maintaining good health
        mínbùliáoshēng, The people have no way to make a living (idiom, from Record of the Grand Histori...
        
        dúshēngzǐnǚ, [獨生子女], an only child
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        yuánshēngzhì, [原生質], protoplasm
        xiǎnxiànghuánshēng, [險象環生], dangers spring up all around (idiom); surrounded by perils
        lèjíshēngbēi, [樂極生悲], extreme joy turns to sorrow (idiom); Don't celebrate too soon, things could stil...
        
        
        
        
        gǔshēngwùxué, [古生物學], palaeontology
        
        
        chìjiǎoyīshēng, [赤腳醫生], barefoot doctor/farmer with paramedical training (PRC)
        zhìzhīsǐdìérhòushēng, [置之死地而後生], place sb on a field of death and he will fight to live (common saying based on S...
        
        
        
        shēngchǎnnénglì, [生產能力], manufacturing ability/production capacity
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        shēngxiào, one of the twelve animals symbolic of the earthly branches 地支[dì zhī]/animal fro...
        
        běnkēshēng, undergraduate student
        shēngpíjiǔ, draft beer/unpasteurized beer
        lǎoshēng, venerable middle-aged or elderly man, usually wearing an artificial beard (in Ch...
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        cìshēng, derivative/secondary/sub-
        shēngchǎnlǜ, [生產率], productivity/efficiency of production
        
        
        
        
        qīqiàoshēngyān, [七竅生煙], lit. spouting smoke through the seven orifices (idiom)/fig. to seethe with anger
        
        shēngtàixué, [生態學], ecology
        
        
        
        
        wàngérshēngwèi, intimidate at the first glance (idiom); awe-inspiring/terrifying/overwhelming
        Àidíshēng, Addison (name)/Addison, city in United States
        
        wèishēngfángyì, [衛生防疫], epidemic-prevention
        yōushēngxué, [優生學], eugenics
        zīshēng, to multiply/to breed
        
        
        
        shēngchǎnzhě, [生產者], producer of a product/manufacturer/autotroph (original producers in a food chain...
        
        
        
        yìyèshēng, [肄業生], dropout student
        shēngshíhuī, calcium oxide CaO/quicklime
        
        
        shēngcí, [生詞], new word (in textbook)/word that is unfamiliar or not yet studied/CL:組|组[zǔ],個|个...
        
        
        chūshēnglǜ, birthrate
        shēngyùlǜ, birth rate
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        cìshēnglín, secondary growth of forest
        shēngtàixuéjiā, [生態學家], ecologist
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
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        shēngjīàngrán, [生機盎然], full of life/exuberant
        
        
        
        
        shēnglíngtútàn, [生靈塗炭], people are in a terrible situation (idiom)
        
        
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        shēngguāng, to emit light
        
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        shēngwùzhìpǐn, [生物製品], biological product
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        pàishēngcí, [派生詞], derivative word
        shēngyuán, [生員], scholar preparing for imperial examinations (in former times)
        
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宿         jìsùshēng, boarder
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        shēngtàiquān, [生態圈], ecosphere
        
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        biékāishēngmiàn, [別開生面], to start sth new or original (idiom); to break a new path/to break fresh ground
        
        
        
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        shēngbùféngshí, [生不逢時], born at the wrong time (idiom); unlucky (esp. to complain about one's fate)/born...
        
        
        
        
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        gōngdúshēng, [工讀生], student who also works part-time/(old) reform-school student
        HéngShēng, [恆生], Hang Seng (name)
        zàishēngchǎn, [再生產], producing a copy/to reproduce
        qīshēng, to cheat strangers/to bully strangers/(of domesticated animals) to be rebellious...
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        shēngzào, to coin (words or expressions)
        
        
        
        shuòshìshēng, [碩士生], Master's degree student
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        tóushēng, reborn (of departed spirit)/to be reincarnated/to leave home for a new life
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
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        háizi, child
        érzi, [兒子], son
        fángzi, house/building (single- or two-story)/apartment/room/CL:棟|栋[dòng],幢[zhuàng],座[zu...
        qīzǐ/qīzi, wife and children, wife/CL:個|个[gè]
        ànzi, long table/counter/case/law case/legal case/judicial case
        yàngzi, [樣子], appearance/manner/pattern/model
        xiǎozǐ/xiǎozi, (literary) youngster/(old) young fellow (term of address used by the older gener...
        zǐ/zi, son/child/seed/egg/small thing/1st earthly branch: 11 p.m.-1 a.m., midnight, 11t...
        rìzi, day/a (calendar) date/days of one's life
        biǎozi, prostitute/whore
        zǐdàn, [子彈], bullet/CL:粒[lì],顆|颗[kē],發|发[fā]
        nǎozi, [腦子], brains/mind/CL:個|个[gè]
        fēngzi, [瘋子], madman/lunatic
        kùzi, [褲子], trousers/pants/CL:條|条[tiáo]
        xiǎohuǒzi, young man/young guy/lad/youngster/CL:個|个[gè]
        fènzǐ/fēnzǐ, [份子], members of a class or group/political elements (such as intellectuals or extremi...
        zhuōzi, table/desk/CL:張|张[zhāng],套[tào]
        wūzi, house/room/CL:間|间[jiān]
        màozi, hat/cap/(fig.) label/bad name/CL:頂|顶[dǐng]
        xiāngzi, suitcase/chest/box/case/trunk/CL:隻|只[zhī],個|个[gè]
        piànzi, [騙子], swindler/a cheat
        hézi, case
        bízi, nose/CL:個|个[gè],隻|只[zhī]
        yībèizi, [一輩子], (for) a lifetime
        nǚháizi, girl
        bózi, neck/CL:個|个[gè]
        yǐzi, chair/CL:把[bǎ],套[tào]
        xiézi, shoe
        qúnzi, skirt/CL:條|条[tiáo]
        chēzi, [車子], small vehicle (car, bicycle, cart etc)
        wángzǐ, prince/son of a king
        dùzi, belly/abdomen/stomach/CL:個|个[gè]
        bèizi, [輩子], all one's life/lifetime
        diànzǐ, [電子], electronic/electron (particle physics)
        hóuzi, monkey/CL:隻|只[zhī]
        tùzi, hare/rabbit/CL:隻|只[zhī]
        dàizi, bag
        shéngzi, [繩子], cord/string/rope/CL:條|条[tiáo]
        húzi, [鬍子], beard/mustache or whiskers/facial hair/CL:撮[zuǒ],根[gēn]/(coll.) bandit
        jìngzi, [鏡子], mirror/CL:面[miàn],個|个[gè]
        shǎzi, idiot/fool
        chóngzi, [蟲子], insect/bug/worm/CL:條|条[tiáo],隻|只[zhī]
        nǚzǐ, woman/female
        dàizi, [帶子], belt/band/ribbon/strap/girdle/(coll.) audio or video tape
        pàngzi, fat person/fatty
        wèizi, place/seat
        xiǎoháizi, child
        diǎnzi, [點子], spot/point/dot/speck/drop (of liquid)/droplet/point (of argument)/idea/crux/indi...
        nánzǐ, a man/a male
        piānzi/piànzi, film/movie/film reel/phonograph record/X-ray image, thin flake/small piece
        Sūnzǐ/sūnzi, [孫子], Sun Tzu, also known as Sun Wu 孫武|孙武[Sūn Wǔ] (c. 500 BC, dates of birth and death...
        bēizi, cup/glass/CL:個|个[gè],支[zhī],枝[zhī]
        pánzi, [盤子], tray/plate/dish/CL:個|个[gè]
        wàzi, [襪子], socks/stockings/CL:隻|只[zhī],對|对[duì],雙|双[shuāng]
        yīzhènzi, [一陣子], short period of time/while (time)/fit of anger
        píngzi, bottle/CL:個|个[gè]
        xuēzi, boots
        gēzi, [鴿子], pigeon/dove/various birds of the species Columbidae
        zhízi, [姪子], brother's son/nephew
        cūnzi, village
        yāzi, [鴨子], duck/male prostitute (slang)
        yǐnjūnzǐ, [癮君子], opium eater/drug addict/chain smoker
        
        Shīzǐ/shīzi, [獅子], Leo (star sign)/Shihtzu township in Pingtung County 屏東縣|屏东县[Píng dōng Xiàn], Tai...
        jīnzi, gold
        páizi, sign/trademark/brand
        qǔzi, poem for singing/tune/music/CL:支[zhī]
        lìzi, case/(for) instance/example/CL:個|个[gè]
        tiáozi, [條子], short note/slip of paper/stripe/cop (slang)/(old) prostitute
        dānzǐ/dānzi, [單子], the only son of a family/(functional programming or philosophy) monad, list of i...
        yīxiàzi, in a short while/all at once/all of a sudden
        yuànzi, courtyard/garden/yard/patio/CL:個|个[gè]/(old) servant
        Tóngzǐjūn/tóngzǐjūn, [童子軍], Scout (youth organization), child soldiers/juvenile militia
        tǎnzi, blanket/CL:條|条[tiáo],張|张[zhāng],床[chuáng],面[miàn]
        Guǎnzǐ/guǎnzi, Guanzi or Guan Zhong 管仲 (-645 BC), famous politician of Qi 齊國|齐国 of Spring and A...
        guànzi, jar/pitcher/pot
        dāozi, knife/CL:把[bǎ]
        yǐngzi, shadow/reflection/CL:個|个[gè]
        lóngzi, [籠子], cage/coop/basket/container
        gōngzǐ, son of an official/son of nobility/your son (honorific)
        guìzi, [櫃子], cupboard/cabinet
        quānzi, circle/ring
        fènzi, one's share of a gift price
        
        fǎzi, way/method/Taiwan pr. [fá zi]
        miànzi, outer surface/outside/honor/reputation/face (as in "losing face")/self-respect/f...
        dòuzi, bean/pea/CL:顆|颗[kē]
        nánháizi, boy
        jīngzǐ, sperm/spermatozoon
        shēnzi, body/pregnancy
        jiàzi, shelf/frame/stand/framework/airs/arrogance
        gùnzi, stick/rod
        chuízi, [錘子], hammer/CL:把[bǎ]
        shāzi, sand/grit/CL:粒[lì],把[bǎ]
        
        lǎotóuzi, [老頭子], old fogey/old codger/my old man
        nánzǐhàn, [男子漢], man (i.e. manly, masculine)
        tīzi, ladder/stepladder
        kànyàngzi, [看樣子], it seems/it looks as if
        zhuǎzi, (animal's) claw
        sǎngzi, throat/voice/CL:把[bǎ]
        dǎnzi, [膽子], courage/nerve/guts
        zǐgōng, [子宮], uterus/womb
        bànbèizi, [半輩子], half of a lifetime
        gèzi, [個子], height/stature/build/size
        dāizi, fool/sucker
        dīngzi, [釘子], nail/snag/saboteur
        zhǒngzi, [種子], seed/CL:顆|颗[kē],粒[lì]
        lúnzi, [輪子], wheel/CL:個|个[gè]
        hàozi, (dialect) mouse/rat
        
        fùzǐ, father and son
        júzi, tangerine/CL:個|个[gè],瓣[bàn]
        chuāngzi, window
        xiāzi, blind person
        Lǎozǐ/lǎozi, Laozi or Lao-tze (c. 500 BC), Chinese philosopher, the founder of Taoism/the sac...
        yuánzǐdàn, [原子彈], atom bomb/atomic bomb/A-bomb
        
        shūdāizi, [書呆子], bookworm/pedant/bookish fool
        chǎnzi, [鏟子], shovel/spade/trowel/spatula (kitchen utensil)/CL:把[bǎ]
        fànzǐ/fànzi, [販子], child trafficking, trafficker/dealer/monger/peddler
        guòrìzi, [過日子], to live one's life/to pass one's days/to get along
        lúzi, [爐子], stove/oven/furnace
        xiùzi, sleeve
        mǎzǐ/mǎzi, [馬子], (slang) girl/chick/babe, bandit/brigand/gambling chip/see 馬桶|马桶
        qiézi, eggplant (Solanum melongena L.)/aubergine/brinjal/Guinea squash/phonetic "cheese...
        táozi, peach
        yēzi, coconut
        sháozi, scoop/ladle/CL:把[bǎ]
        diànzi, [墊子], cushion/mat/pad
        lánzi, [籃子], basket/CL:隻|只[zhī]
        ǎizi, short person/dwarf
        xiàngzi, alley
        chángzi, [腸子], intestines
        lìzǐ/lìzi, (elementary) particle/grain, grain (of rice)/granule
        nǎizi, breast/milk
        wěijūnzǐ, [偽君子], hypocrite
        dèngzi, stool/small seat
        tùzǎizi, brat/bastard
        lǘzi, [驢子], ass/donkey
        zuǒpiězi, left-handed
        chāzi, fork/CL:把[bǎ]
        wénzi, mosquito
        chúzi, [廚子], cook
        kòuzi, [釦子], button
        shīzi, [蝨子], louse (Pediculus humanus)
        bèizi, quilt/CL:床[chuáng]
        yèzi, [葉子], foliage/leaf/CL:片[piàn]
        
        jùzi, sentence/CL:個|个[gè]
        liàngzǐ, quantum
        gàizi, [蓋子], cover/lid/shell
        tiānzǐ, the (rightful) emperor/"Son of Heaven" (traditional English translation)
        yúzǐjiàng, [魚子醬], caviar
        yuánzǐ, atom/atomic
        qiāngzǐ, [槍子], bullet
        qízi, flag/banner/CL:面[miàn]
        zǐnǚ, children/sons and daughters
        bǎzi, target
        xiǎocèzi, [小冊子], booklet/pamphlet/leaflet/information sheet/menu/CL:本[běn]
        
        běnzi, book/notebook/edition/CL:本[běn]
        tóuzi, dice
        luǎnzǐ/luǎnzi, ovum, testicles/penis
        báimǎwángzǐ, [白馬王子], Prince Charming/knight in shining armor
        biànzi, [辮子], plait/braid/pigtail/a mistake or shortcoming that may be exploited by an opponen...
        háiziqì, [孩子氣], boyish/childish
        chízi, pond/bathhouse pool/dance floor of a ballroom/(old) stalls (front rows in a thea...
        diànzǐyóuxì, [電子遊戲], computer and video games
        fǔzi, axe/hatchet/CL:把[bǎ]
        zhùzi, pillar/CL:根[gēn]
        guǒzi, fruit
        
        
        jiǎnzi, clippers/scissors/shears/CL:把[bǎ]
        làngzǐ, loafer/wastrel/prodigal son
        sīshēngzǐ, illegitimate child (male)/bastard/love child
        liànzi, [鏈子], chain
        qízǐ, chess piece/CL:個|个[gè],顆|颗[kē]
        huǎngzi, shop sign/signboard/(fig.) pretense
        shūzi, comb/CL:把[bǎ]
        gōuzi, [鉤子], hook
        zhūzi, bead/CL:粒[lì],顆|颗[kē]
        jūnzǐ, nobleman/person of noble character
        quézi, lame person (colloquial)
        bàngzi, stick/club/cudgel/maize (corn)/ear of maize/corncob
稿         gǎozi, draft of a document/script/manuscript/mental plan/precedent
        júzi, tangerine/also written 橘子
        kuàizi, chopsticks/CL:對|对[duì],根[gēn],把[bǎ],雙|双[shuāng]
        
        dōuquānzi, to encircle/to go around/to circle/to beat about the bush
        biānzi, whip/CL:根[gēn]
        chéngzi, orange
        yījiāzi, the whole family
        zǐmín, people
        
        luózi, [騾子], mule/CL:匹[pǐ],頭|头[tóu]
        chàzi, branch road/setback/accident/hiccup
        dàngzi, [檔子], classifier for affairs, events etc
        guìzishǒu, [劊子手], executioner/headsman/slaughterer/fig. indiscriminate murderer
        diàozi, [調子], tune/melody/tuning/cadence/intonation/(speech) tone
        guǐzi, devils/refers to 日本鬼子, wartime term insult for Japanese
        gǒuzǎizi, (coll.) puppy/(derog.) son of a bitch
        jiāzi, [夾子], clip/clamp/tongs/folder/wallet
        bǎnzi, board/plank/bamboo or birch for corporal punishment
        diézi, saucer/small dish/CL:盤|盘[pán]
        qiánzi, [鉗子], pliers/pincers/tongs/forceps/vise/clamp/claw (of a crab etc)/CL:把[bǎ]/(dialect) ...
        gézi, lattice/check (pattern of squares)
        zhènzi, [陣子], period of time
        kǒuzi, a hole/an opening/a cut/a gap/a gash
        páozi, Chinese-style gown
        xiēzi, [蠍子], scorpion
        shuāzi, brush/scrub/CL:把[bǎ]
        línzi, woods/grove/forest
        Shèngzǐ, [聖子], Holy Son/Jesus Christ/God the Son (in the Christian Trinity)
        táizi, [檯子]/[臺子], desk/(pool etc) table, platform/stand
        
        hànzǐ, [漢子], man/fellow/husband (dialect)
        gǔzilǐ, [骨子裡], what sb feels (or knows etc) in his bones (derog.)/private understanding between...
        zhúzi, bamboo/CL:棵[kē],支[zhī],根[gēn]
        liǎngxiàzi, [兩下子], a couple of times/to repeat the same/the same old trick/tricks of the trade
        mǔzǐ, mother and child/parent and subsidiary (companies)/principal and interest
        pāizi, racket (sports)/bat/beat (music)
        pǐzi, ruffian/hooligan
        tūzi, [禿子], bald-headed person/baldy
        zǐsūn, [子孫], offspring/posterity
        jiǎzǐ, first year of the sixty-year cycle (where each year is numbered with one of the ...
        xiàbèizi, [下輩子], the next life
        
        chǎngzi, [場子], (coll.) gathering place/public venue
        gānzi/gǎnzi, [桿子], pole, pole/stick/club/gang of bandits
        lìzi, chestnut
        shīzigǒu, [獅子狗], Pekingese/Pekinese
        lùzi, method/way/approach
        Zhǎngzǐ/zhǎngzǐ, [長子], Zhangzi county in Shanxi 山西[Shān xī], eldest son
        lízǐ, [離子], ion
        lādùzi, (coll.) to have diarrhea
        hézi, nuclear/nucleus
        sǎozi, (coll.) older brother's wife/sister-in-law/CL:個|个[gè]
        
        qǐzi, baking soda (used to leaven bread)/screwdriver/bottle opener
        
        jiǎozi, [餃子], dumpling/pot-sticker/CL:個|个[gè],隻|只[zhī]
        tóuzi, [頭子], boss/gang leader
        lǐzi, plum/CL:個|个[gè]
        
        
        yínzi, [銀子], money/silver
        
        míngzi, see 松明[sōng míng]
        múzi, mold/matrix/pattern or die
        shàozi, whistle
        tóngzǐ, boy
        bāozǐ, spore
        lǐngzi, [領子], shirt collar
        mèizi, (dialect) younger sister/girl
        jùzi, [鋸子], a saw/CL:把[bǎ]
        xìngzi, temper
        péngzi, shack/shed/CL:間|间[jiān]
        fēnzǐshì, molecular formula
        ràoquānzi, [繞圈子], to go on a long detour/fig. to speak vaguely around the topic without getting to...
        dúshēngzǐ, [獨生子], only son
        jìzǐ, [繼子], stepson
        tàozi, sheath/case/cover/(coll.) condom
        liánzi, [簾子], curtain
        tàizǐ, crown prince
        dànzi, [擔子], carrying pole and the loads on it/burden/task/responsibility/CL:副[fù]
        kūbízi, to snivel (usually humorous)
        bùzi, step/pace
        duànzi, item of storytelling or performed dialogue (folk arts)/sketch
        nièzi, [鑷子], tweezers/nippers/pliers
        dàdùzi, pregnant
        
        dízi, bamboo flute/CL:管[guǎn]
        tànzi, intelligence gatherer/spy/detective/scout/sound (medical instrument)/long and na...
        
        zǐdì, child/the younger generation
        xiānzǐ, fairy
        tízi, hoof/(old) wench/hussy
        liàozi, material
        bàozi, leopard/CL:頭|头[tóu]
        shòuzi, thin person
        zhěnzi, rash
        wánzi, pills/balls/meatballs
        yīnzǐ, factor/(genetic) trait/(math.) factor/divisor
        chūchàzi, to go wrong/to take a wrong turning
        
        
        
        bǎngzi, upper arm/arm/wing
        méizi, plum
        juǎnzi/juànzi, steamed roll/spring roll, test paper/examination paper
绿         lǜmàozi, [綠帽子], cuckold
        yǎngzǐ, [養子], adopted son/foster son
        pénzi, basin
        dúzǐ, [獨子], only son
        
        chūluànzi, [出亂子], to go wrong/to get into trouble
        mìnggēnzi, see 命根[mìng gēn]
        shuǎzuǐpízi, to talk glibly/to talk big/to be all talk
        cèzi, [冊子], a book/a volume
        tǔbāozi, country bumpkin/boor/unsophisticated country person (humble, applied to oneself)...
        niángzǐ, (dialect) form of address for one's wife/polite form of address for a woman
        zǐgōngsī, subsidiary company/subsidiary corporation
        dìzǐ, disciple/follower
        júzi, police station
        yànzi, swallow
        
        tānzi, [攤子], booth/vendor's stall/organizational structure/scale of operations
        shìzi, persimmon/CL:個|个[gè]
        àizǐ, [愛子], beloved son
        guāngzǐ, photon (particle physics)
        sāizi, cork/plug
        
        kòngzi, gap/unoccupied space or time/fig. gap/loophole
        
        bāozi, steamed stuffed bun/CL:個|个[gè]
        
        jíxìngzi, impetuous person/excitable person
        
        hùnrìzi, to idle/to waste time
        bāngzi, [幫子], outer (of cabbage etc)/upper (of a shoe)
        fázi, raft
        
        xiǎojiùzi, (coll.) wife's younger brother
        
        pùzi, [鋪子], store/shop
        yòuzi, pomelo (Citrus maxima or C. grandis)/shaddock/oriental grapefruit
        shànzi, fan/CL:把[bǎ]
        
        
        Shuāngzǐ, [雙子], Gemini (star sign)
        jiānzi, best of its kind/cream of the crop
        zǐyè, midnight
        xiàozǐ, filial son
        xiāzǐ, [蝦子], shrimp roe/shrimp eggs/shrimp
        bǎijiàzi, [擺架子], to put on airs/to assume great airs
        pízi, skin/fur
        
        xìngzi, apricot
        zhīshifènzǐ, [知識分子], intellectual/intelligentsia/learned person
        
        wánkùzǐdì, [紈絝子弟], hedonistic son of rich parents
        yèmāozi, [夜貓子], owl/(fig.) night owl
        
        hàozi, [號子], work chant/prison cell/type/sort/mark/sign/signal
        zhǔzi, Master (term used by servant)/Your Majesty/operator (of machine)
        suōzi, shuttle (textile)/cartridge clip/classifier for bullet clips and bursts of gunfi...
        tánzi, [罈子], jug (earthenware with a big belly and a small opening)
        záozǐ, [鑿子], chisel
        yuánzǐnéng, atomic energy
        pázi, a rake
        
        
        
        
竿         gānzi, bamboo pole/CL:根[gēn],個|个[gè]
        shàngbèizi, [上輩子], one's ancestors/past generations/a former incarnation
        
        
        Shīzizuò, [獅子座], Leo (constellation and sign of the zodiac)
        júzizhī, orange juice/CL:瓶[píng],杯[bēi],罐[guàn],盒[hé]/see also 橙汁[chéng zhī]
        
        dànzi/tánzi, [彈子], slingshot pellet/playing marbles/billiards/CL:粒[lì],顆|颗[kē], towrope
        zhōngzǐ, neutron
        
        yìnzi, trace/impression (e.g. footprint)/abbr. of 印子錢|印子钱[yìn zi qián], usury
        zhìzǐ, [質子], proton (positively charged nuclear particle)/a prince sent to be held as a hosta...
        mǎzi, [碼子], number (e.g. page or house number)/numeral (e.g. Arabic or Chinese numeral)/code...
        mázi, pockmark
        liàngzǐlìxué, [量子力學], quantum mechanics
        guǎnzi, [館子], restaurant/theater (old)
        zhuìzi, [墜子], weight/pendant/same as 墜胡|坠胡[zhuì hú]/ballad singing accompanied by a 墜胡|坠胡[zhuì...
        
        
        nīzi, (coll.) lass/(dialect) little girl
        huángtàizǐ, crown prince
        guānzi, [關子], climax (in a story)
        
        
        shǎizi, dice (used in gambling)
        
        shāizi, [篩子], sieve/CL:面[miàn]
        dǎpāizi, to beat time
        
        bǒzi, lame person/cripple
        
        fēngxìnzǐ, [風信子], hyacinth (flower)
        kǎizi, [凱子], (slang) rich, good-looking guy
        liǎngkǒuzi, [兩口子], husband and wife
        ràowānzi, [繞彎子], lit. to go on a long detour/fig. to speak vaguely around the topic without getti...
        
        
        Shuāngzǐzuò, [雙子座], Gemini (constellation and sign of the zodiac)
        dǐzi, base/foundation/bottom
        hǔzǐ, tiger cub/brave young man
        liúzi, tumor
        lízi, pear/CL:個|个[gè]
        zhēnzi, hazelnut
        zhīzihuā, [梔子花], cape jasmine (Gardenia jasminoides)
        
        guāzǐ, melon seeds
        gǒutuǐzi, dog's leg/fig. one who follows a villain/henchman/hired thug
        hēixiázi, (airplane) black box
        yàyuánzǐ, [亞原子], sub-atomic
        
        zuǐpízi, lit. lips/glib talker/having a ready tongue
        zháizi, house/residence
        lèzi, [樂子], fun/pleasure/laughing matter
        màizi, [麥子], wheat/CL:株[zhū]
        sǎngziyǎn, throat
        lǎomāzi, [老媽子], older female servant/amah
        zhèngdiànzǐ, [正電子], positron (antiparticle of the electron)
        tuánzi, [糰子], dango (Japanese dumpling)
        
        cìzǐ, second son
        
        nánzǐqì, [男子氣], manly/masculine
        fánfūsúzǐ, common people/ordinary folk
        yángguǐzi, foreign devil/term of abuse for Westerners
        tíngzi, pavilion
        
        
        diūmiànzi, [丟面子], to lose face
        
        
        zhōngzǐxīng, neutron star
        jiàohuāzi, beggar
        
        
        yīlǎnzi, [一攬子], all-inclusive/undiscriminating
        
        cáizǐ, gifted scholar
        gōngzǐgēr, [公子哥兒], pampered son of a wealthy family
        gǔzi, [穀子], millet
        
        
        
        
        zǐjué, viscount
        
        
        
        
        jiǎnzi, [繭子], callus (patch or hardened skin)/corns (on feet)/also 趼子
轿         jiàozi, [轎子], a sedan chair/a palanquin/a litter
        fūzǐ, Master/(old form of address for teachers, scholars)/pedant
        
        
        
        xìzi, [戲子], (derog.) opera singer/actor
        
        bānzi, organized group/theatrical troupe
        jiǎoyāzi, [腳丫子], (coll.) foot
        
        guōzi, [鍋子], see 鍋|锅[guō]/see 涮鍋子|涮锅子[shuàn guō zi]/bowl (of a smoking pipe etc)
        huàxiázi, [話匣子], phonograph or radio (old term)/chatterbox/talkative person
线         zǐwǔxiàn, [子午線], meridian
        yuánzǐhé, atomic nucleus
        shēngzǐ, to give birth to a child or children
        duìzǐ, [對子], pair of antithetical phrases/antithetical couplet
        chǐzi, rule/ruler (measuring instrument)/CL:把[bǎ]
        suōziyú, [梭子魚], barracuda
        
        Kǒngzǐ, Confucius (551-479 BC), Chinese thinker and social philosopher, also known as 孔夫...
        zuānkòngzi, [鑽空子], lit. to drill a hole/to take advantage of a loophole/to exploit an advantage/to ...
        huāzi, beggar (old term)
        děnglízǐtǐ, [等離子體], plasma (physics)
        lóuzi, [婁子], trouble/blunder
        gàngzi, [槓子], thick bar/solid carrying pole
        shìzi, formula/mathematical expression
        
        zhězi, pleat/fold/crease/wrinkle
        
        
        chòujiàzi, stinking pretension/to give oneself airs and offend others/hateful arrogance
        bàndiàozi, dabbler/smatterer/tactless and impulsive person
        bàijiāzǐ, [敗家子], spendthrift/wastrel/prodigal
        
        Huìzi, Hui-zi also known as Hui Shi 惠施[Huì Shī] (c. 370-310 BC), politician and philoso...
        jièzǐ, meson/mesotron (physics)
        
        yàomiànzi, to save one's face/to stay on one's dignity
        
        
        zhǒngzixuǎnshǒu, [種子選手], seeded player
        xiázi, small box
        jiānghúpiànzi, [江湖騙子], swindler/itinerant con-man
        
        
        
        bàozi, plane
        
        zòngzi, glutinous rice and choice of filling wrapped in leaves and boiled
        xiēzi, wedge/peg/stopper/prologue (in some modern novels)/prologue or interlude in Yuan...
        diànzǐyǎn, [電子眼], electronic eye
        ézi, moth
        
        
        
        
        zǐxìtǒng, [子系統], subsystem
        
        
        
        zǐjí, subset
        kuíhuāzǐ, sunflower seeds
        ménzi, [門子], door/doorman (old)/hanger-on of an aristocrat/social influence/pull/classifier f...
        dīngzihù, [釘子戶], householder who refuses to vacate his home despite pressure from property develo...
        qiǎzi, clip/hair fastener/checkpoint
        zǐsì, son/heir
        
        
        bùfǎfènzǐ, law-breakers/offenders
        
        bàzi, handle
        
        
        èrliúzi, loafer/idler/bum
        
        
        
        zǐlì, seed
        
        
        yāozi, kidney
        rùzi, cotton-padded mattress/CL:床[chuáng]
        
        tuīzi, hair clippers
        
        
        
        luòsāihúzi, [絡腮鬍子], full beard
        
        zǎozi, [棗子], dates/jujube
        xiǎojiāziqì, [小家子氣], petty/small-minded
        fèizi, miliaria (type of skin disease)/prickly heat/sweat rash
        chénzǐ, official in feudal court/subject
        diànzǐguǎn, [電子管], valve (electronics)/vacuum tube
        
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        yúzǐ, [魚子], fish eggs/roe/caviar
        
        
西         Xīménzǐ, [西門子], Siemens (company name)
        
        fāngzi, prescription (of medicine)
        pèngdīngzi, [碰釘子], to meet with a rebuff
        yǐnjūnzi, [隱君子], recluse/hermit/used for homophone 癮君子|瘾君子, opium addict
        
        
        zhuīzi, [錐子], auger/awl/CL:把[bǎ]
        àimiànzi, [愛面子], to save face/to worry about losing face/proud of one's reputation/sensitive abou...
        bānzi, spanner/wrench/CL:把[bǎ]
        jīnguīzǐ, [金龜子], scarab (Scarabeus sacer)/beetle
        
        
        
        
        
        
        hànyāzi, [旱鴨子], non-swimmer
        fēizi, imperial concubine
        fēnzǐshēngwùxué, [分子生物學], molecular biology
        yǐnzi, introduction/primer/opening words
        diànzǐqìjiàn, [電子器件], electric equipment
        
        liàngzǐlùn, [量子論], quantum theory (physics)
        
        zhuànzi, [轉子], rotor
        pǔzi, [譜子], musical score
        piàofànzi, [票販子], ticket scalper
        zhuózi, [鐲子], bracelet/CL:隻|只[zhī]
        zhānzi, [氈子], felt (fabric)
        duànzi, [緞子], satin
        
        guǎizi, crutch/(derog.) lame person/kidnapper
        
        chǎngzi, [廠子], (coll.) factory/mill/yard/depot
        
        
        dàjiùzi, (coll.) wife's older brother
        zhīzi, twig/branch
        
        
        
        yēzizhī, coconut milk
        yuánzǐzhōng, [原子鐘], atomic clock
        jiǎozi, one Jiao coin (Mao, one-tenth of yuan)
        
        jiànzi, sinew
        guǒzilù, fruit drink
        
        sāibāngzi, [腮幫子], cheek
        jījífènzǐ, [積極份子], enthusiast/zealot
        
        wàngzǐchénglóng, [望子成龍], lit. to hope one's son becomes a dragon (idiom); fig. to long for one' s child t...
        gāofēnzǐ, macromolecule/polymer
        zhèngzǐ, positron/also called 正電子|正电子[zhèng diàn zǐ]
        diànzǐxué, [電子學], electronics
        shěnzi, [嬸子], (coll.) father's younger brother's wife/aunt
        
        yáozi, [窯子], (old) low-grade brothel
        dǎnzi, [撣子], duster/CL:把[bǎ]
        
        
        wānzi, [彎子], bend/turn/curve
        
        tǒnglóuzi, [捅婁子], to make a mess of sth
        
        
        bǐgǎnzi, [筆桿子], pen/an effective writer
        
        
        miáozi, young successor/seedling/sapling
        
        nǎoguāzi, [腦瓜子], see 腦瓜|脑瓜[nǎo guā]
        
        
        mǒbózi, to slit one's own throat/to commit suicide
        
        págézi, (oral) to write (esp. for a living)/to spell out laboriously on squared paper
        
        wùzi, nevus/mole/birthmark
        tānzi, [癱子], paralyzed person
        
        qiānzi, [釺子], hammer drill for boring through rock
        
        ěrguāzi, (coll.) a slap on one's face/a cuff
        
        
        xízi, woven mat
        
        dàyízi, sister-in-law/wife's older sister
        suànzi, operator (math.)
        wànzi, wrist
        
        dúshēngzǐnǚ, [獨生子女], an only child
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        shīzitóu, [獅子頭], lit. lion's head/pork meatballs
        
        diànzǐqín, [電子琴], electronic keyboard (music)
        
        
        
        bǎiyàngzi, [擺樣子], to do sth for show/to keep up appearances
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        móuzi, pupil of the eye
        jiàohuāzi, variant of 叫花子[jiào huā zi]
        tuózi, [駝子], hunchback
        
        
        gāomàozi, tall conical paper hat worn as a public humiliation/dunce cap
        
        
        
        
        
        
        kòumàozi, to tag sb with unfair label/power word
        huāhuāchángzi, [花花腸子], (slang) a cunning plot
        zhōngzǐdàn, [中子彈], neutron bomb
        zǐchéngxù, subroutine
        lìzǐshù, beam of elementary particles
        
        chuánzi, beam/rafter
        
        báizǐ, white Go chess piece/bee pupa/albino
        xiāozi, [銷子], a peg/a pin/dowel
        Tàizǐgǎng, Port-au-Prince, capital of Haiti
        yuánzǐliàng, atomic weight/atomic mass
        
        
        jiànzi, jianzi (Asian shuttlecock game)
        
        kuàngzi, frame (of spectacles, small ornament etc)
        
        
        
        yàozi, straw rope
        yuánzǐbǐ, [原子筆], ballpoint pen/also written 圓珠筆|圆珠笔
        jièzǐqì, [芥子氣], mustard gas
        tuózi, lump/heap
        
        
        
        zuòzi, pedestal/plinth/saddle
        
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        kuǎnzi, a sum of money/CL:筆|笔[bǐ]
        
        xiāngzǐlán, [香子蘭], vanilla/Vanilla planifolia
        yífùzǐ, [遺腹子], posthumous child
        
        
        
        
        còufènzi, [湊份子], to pool resources (for a gift, project etc)
        chóuzi, [綢子], silk fabric/silk/CL:匹[pǐ]
        
        zǐzǐsūnsūn, [子子孫孫], one's posterity
        Shīzishān, [獅子山], Sierra Leone, West Africa (Tw)/Shizishan or Lion Mountain/Shizishan district of ...
        shāzi, sand
        diànzǐshù, [電子束], beam of electrons
        
        
        
        
        zhìzǐ, young child
        
        
        
        bǐngzi, [餅子], maize or millet pancake
        
        Zhuāngzǐ, [莊子], Zhuangzi (369-286 BC), Daoist author
        
        guānjiàzi, putting on official airs
        
        gǔzi, ribs/frame
        
        
        
        
        shǒuwànzi, wrist
        
        dājiàzi, to put up scaffolding/to build a framework/to launch an enterprise
        
        
        
        
        
        
        jiēzǐ/jiézi, [結子], to bear seeds (of plant), knot (on a rope or string)
        
        nìzǐ, unfilial son
        nǎoménzi, [腦門子], forehead (dialect)
        zhàngzi, [帳子], mosquito net/CL:頂|顶[dǐng]
        xuézǐ, [學子], (literary) student/scholar
        
        mòzi, powder/dust
        
        
        
        Lóngzǐ, Lhünzê county, Tibetan: Lhun rtse rdzong, in Lhokha prefecture 山南地區|山南地区[Shān ná...
        lízi, leopard cat
        
        
        shìzijiāo, pimento pepper (Capsicum spp.)/bell pepper
        
        
        fēnzǐliàng, molecular mass
        
        
        
        
        
        zhāměngzi, to swim with head submerged
        
        
        
        xūzi, [鬚子], feelers (zoology)/tassel (botany)
        
        yuèzi, traditional one-month confinement period following childbirth/puerperium
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        chuāizi, plunger (for clearing drains)
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        túnzi, village
        
        
        
        wàisūnzi, [外孫子], (coll.) daughter's son/grandson
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        jízi, anthology/selected writing
        
        
        
        
        Xīngzǐ, Xingzi county in Jiujiang 九江, Jiangxi
        xǐzi, Tetragnatha (long-jawed spider)/same as 蟢子
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        hālázi, (dialect) saliva
        duānzi, terminal (electronics)
        
        
        Mèngzǐ, Mencius (c. 372-c. 289 BC), Confucian philosopher second only to Confucius/book ...
        
        wùrénzǐdì, [誤人子弟], (of a lazy or incompetent teacher) to hamper students' progress/(of media) to pr...
        
        guānzǐ, endgame (in go)
        èrlèngzi, stupid person/dolt/rash (slang)
        
        
        
        chūlòuzi, to take a wrong turn/to go wrong
        
        nízi, woolen cloth
        
        
        
        
        
        
        diànzǐyún, [電子雲], electron cloud
        àimínrúzǐ, [愛民如子], to love the common people as one's own children (praise for a virtuous ruler)
        
        
        
        dòumènzi, [逗悶子], (dialect) to joke
        
        
        
        
        gānérzi, [乾兒子], (nominally) adopted son/godson
        
        yóuzǐ, [遊子], person living or traveling far from home
        
        
        
        
        
        diàosǎngzi, voice training (for Chinese opera)
        
        
        
        
        
        
        liàngzǐchǎnglùn, [量子場論], quantum field theory
        yuánzi, [圓子], kind of dumpling/sticky rice ball
        
        
        Měizhìzǐ, Empress Michiko of Japan
        
        gēzi, song
        
        
        
        
        wēidiànzǐ, [微電子], microelectronics
        
        
        
        
        ZhāngZǐyí, Zhang Ziyi (1979-), PRC actress
        chìzǐ, a newborn baby/ruler's subjects
        
        wǔzǐqí, five-in-a-row (game similar to tic-tac-toe)/Japanese: gomoku/gobang
        
        
        
        guàzi, unlined upper garment
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        mànxìngzi, slow-tempered/phlegmatic/a slowcoach
        
        
        zǐr, [子兒], (coll.) penny/buck
        
        
        dàbǎizi, (coll.) husband's elder brother
        
        
        
        
        huángzǐ, prince
        
        
        báozi, hail/hailstone
        
        yánglízǐ, [陽離子], cation (chemistry)
        
        
        zhīzi, [梔子], cape jasmine (Gardenia jasminoides)
        
        
        
        
        dàozi, rice (crop)/unhulled rice
        fēnzǐshāi, [分子篩], molecular sieve
        
        
        yīnlízǐ, [陰離子], negative ion
        
        liángshàngjūnzǐ, lit. the gentleman on the roof beam/fig. a thief
        
        
        
        bèizǐzhíwù, angiosperm (flowering plants with seed contained in a fruit)
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        chìzǐzhīxīn, pure and innocent like the heart of a newborn/sincere
        
        
        
        ZǐLù, Zi Lu (542-480 BC), disciple of Confucius 孔夫子[Kǒng fū zǐ], also known as Ji Lu 季...
        
        
        
        dàfēnzǐ, macromolecule (chemistry)
        
        
        
        
        fùlízǐ, [負離子], negative ion (physics)
        
        
        chūdiǎnzi, [出點子], express an opinion
        zhènglízǐ, [正離子], positive ion (physics)

        nǚrén/nǚren, woman, wife
        nǚhái, girl/lass
        nǚshì, lady/madam/CL:個|个[gè],位[wèi]/Miss/Ms
        nǚér, [女兒], daughter
        nǚ/rǔ, female/woman/daughter, archaic variant of 汝[rǔ]
        nǚpéngyou, girlfriend
        nǚxìng, woman/the female sex
        nǚshēng, schoolgirl/female student/girl