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The Chinese word shi - 视 - shì
(to look at in Chinese)





Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

shì

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English translations

to look at, to regard as

Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 视 ( shì ) correctly?"

The strokes that all Chinese characters are composed of are to be written in a certain order which has originally been defined by Chinese calligraphy. Writing all characters according to the same rules assures that their intended shape and style are generally preserved even if written by different writers.
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Chinese characters  ( shi / shì ) with pronunciation (English translation: to look at )
视 ( shi / shì ) in traditional characters
Character complexity
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is composed of 9 strokes and therefore is of low complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).

Tags and additional information
(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

to inspect  |  vision
视 ( shi / shì ) belongs to the 500 most common Chinese characters (rank 458)
Chinese example words containing the character 视 ( shi / shì )
傲视 ( àoshì = to despise ), 电视 ( diànshì = television ), 电视机 ( diànshìjī = TV set ), 电视台 ( diànshìtái = TV station ), 后视镜 ( hòushìjìng = rearview mirror ), 看电视 ( kàn diànshì = to watch television ), 透视 ( tòushì = to look through ), 重视 ( zhòngshì = importance )
More words that mean to look at in Chinese
( 顾 ), lăn ( 览 ), qiáo ( 瞧 )

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Version 5.26 / Last updated: 2019-11-25