Lexis Rex Home
Lexis Rex Home


Chinese Word of the Day

缆车
lǎn chē

缆车
cable car




Definitions

Chinese > English
缆车lǎnchē
     1. n. cable car
Components
lǎn
     1. hawser, heavy-duty rope, cable
chē
     1. vehicle; car
     2. machine; instrument
     3. to tailor or sew using a sewing machine
           車衫 - to sew clothes with a sewing machine
     4. (Cantonese) to drive somebody; to give somebody a ride
           你 可 唔 可以 車 我 去 地鐵 站 呀? - Can you drive me to the MTR station?
     5. (Sichuanese) to rotate
     6. usage. 車 is a collective term for all types of vehicles with wheel(s). Additional morphemes are added in front to specify the type of the vehicle. For example:
           汽車 - car
           火車 - train
           自行車 - bicycle
           嬰兒車 - pram
     7. (Chinese chess) chariot; rook
Click here for character analysis

Pronunciation


lǎn chē

Review Previous Words

Learn
Flash Cards
Hangman
Word Search

Subscribe to Word of the Day
Email: