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to think, thought, to long for, to consider
Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 思 ( sī ) 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. This dictionary shows you the correct stroke order as an animation for all characters so you can learn and understand how to write the character correctly. :
The traditional Chinese characters of sī are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
思 is composed of 9 strokes and therefore is of low complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).
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思 ( si / sī ) belongs to the 500 most common Chinese characters (rank 316)
Chinese example words containing the character 思 ( si / sī )
哀思 ( āisī = grief ),不可思议 ( bù kĕ sīyì = unbelievable ),不好意思 ( bùhăoyìsi = to feel embarrassed ),冥想 ( chénsī = meditation ),没意思 ( méi yìsi = boring ),思念 ( sīniàn = to think of ),思想 ( sīxiăng = idea ),意思 ( yìsī = meaning ),有意思 ( yŏu yìsi = interesting )
Other characters that are pronounced sī in Chinese