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洗衣房
xĭ yī fáng

洗衣房
laundry




Definitions

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洗衣房xǐyīfáng
     1. n. laundry (place or room where laundering is done)
Components
shǐ
     1. cause, send on a mission, order
     2. envoy, messenger, ambassador
     3. to order to do
     4. to send; to dispatch
     5. to let; to make; to cause to
     6. to use; to employ
     7. to play; to play with; to resort to; to dally with
     8. to indulge
     9. (Cantonese) need to do something; have to
           你 唔使 攞lo2 咁 多! - You don't need to get so much!
     10. (Cantonese) need something; require; want strongly
     11. (historical) to send as an envoy abroad
     12. envoy; messenger
     1. (upper) garment; clothes; clothing
           衣服 - clothes
           內衣 - underwear
           睡衣 - night clothes; pajamas
     2. coating; covering; skin
           糖衣 - sugar coating
           槍衣 - gun cover
     3. membrane; film
     4. (literary or Min) afterbirth; placenta
           衣錦還huán鄉 - to return home in glory
fáng
     1. house
     2. room
     3. house-like structure
     4. branch of a family
     5. wife; concubine
     6. sexual activity
     7. (astronomy) the Room (a Chinese constellation, 4th of the Twenty-Eight Mansions and part of the Azure Dragon)
     8. Fang
     9. Only used in 阿房宮 ((Epang Palace))
     10. Only used in 房皇 (wavering; pacing up and down,) (zh-alt-form, 彷徨)
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