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使眼色
shǐ yǎn sè



使眼色
to wink


Definitions

English > Chinese
wink
     1. 结婚仪式
     2. 婚礼
     3. 结婚纪念日
     4.
     5. 眨眼
     6. 眨眼睛
     7.
Components
使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
yǎn
     1. eye
     2. sight; vision
     3. eyelet; aperture; hole; opening
     4. mesh
     5. key point; critical moment
     6. (Go) trap
     1. color/colour; tint; hue; shade
           顏色 - color
     2. look; expression
     3. kind; sort
           貨色 - goods; stuff; trash; rubbish; quality of goods; specification
     4. feminine charm; beauty
           姿色 - good looks (of women)
     5. sexual; lewd
           色情 - pornography; sex
     6. (colloquial) being a perv
     7. theatrical role
     8. metallic content
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