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The Chinese word for building is
大厦

dà shà



building

Chinese Definition


building
     1. 名词. 建築物
Components
     1. of great size; big; large; huge
           (ant, zh, 小)
           這 個 太 大 了! (Zhè ge tài dà le!) - This is too big!
           呢ni1 條 褲 好 大 條。 - This pair of pants is very big.
     2. big; great
           中 美 關係 已 有 很 大 改善。 (Zhōng Měi guānxì yǐ yǒu hěn dà gǎishàn.) - Relations between China and America have improved greatly.
           大不列顛 (Dàbùlièdiān) - Great Britain
     3. great of its kind
           昨天 下 大雨。 (Zuótiān xià dàyǔ.) - There was heavy rain yesterday.
           好 大 ? 味 - a very strong smell
     4. in an extreme manner; greatly
           大 哭 (dà kū) - to cry violently
           大吃一驚 (dàchīyījīng) - to be greatly shocked
           大 不 相同 (dà bù xiàngtóng) - to be greatly different
           你 遇到 這 種 情況,大 可以 走人 哪na。 (Nǐ yùdào zhè zhǒng qíngkuàng, dà kěyǐ zǒurén na.) - If you come across this kind of situation, you absolutely can leave.
           你 可 不 知道,他 昨兒r 過來lai 大 折zhē騰teng 了 一 場。好家伙huo,差chà點兒r.沒 把 這兒r 拆 嘍! (Nǐ kě bù zhīdào, tā zuór guòlai dà zhēteng le yī chǎng. Hǎojiāhuo, chàdiǎnr méi bǎ zhèr chāi lou!) - You don't even know, yest
     5. main; major
           (ant, zh, 小)
           他們 將 車 一直 開 到 大 門口。 (Tāmen jiāng chē yīzhí kāi dào dà ménkǒu.) - They drove right up to the main gate.
           他 是 一家 石油 公司 的 大 股東。 (Tā shì yījiā shíyóu gōngsī de dà gǔdōng.) - He is a major stockholder in an oil company.
     6. well-known; successful (only applied to some occupations)
           大 書法家 (dà shūfǎjiā) - a well-known calligrapher
     7. mature; grown up
           (ant, zh, 小)
           你 多 大 了? (Nǐ duō dà le?) - How old are you?
           她 比 他 大。 (Tā bǐ tā dà.) - She is older than him.
           你 隻 狗 係 咁 大daai6-2 㗎 喇。 - Your dog isn't going to grow any older.
     8. (Cantonese) to grow up
           喺 廣州 大 - to grow up in Guangzhou
     9. (Cantonese) to be older than
           (ant, zh, 細)
           我 大 佢 兩 年。 - I am older than them by two years.
     10. (dialectal) father
     11. (dialectal) father's elder or younger brother
     12. (Cantonese, slang) to intimidate; to threaten
           你 大 我 呀aa4? - Are you trying to intimidate me?
           你 咪mai5 大 我。 - Don't you threaten me.
     13. (Cantonese) only so big
           咁高咁大daai6-2 - gam3 gou1 gam3 daai6-2 - , C
     14. (Cantonese, euphemistic) number two
           我 好 急 呀,要 去 大。 - I'm very desperate and need to go number two.
     15. Short for 大學 (gloss=university) Used only in the abbreviation of the name.
           北大 (Běidà) - Peking University
     16. 45th tetragram of the Taixuanjing; "greatness" (?)
     17. (zh-used in, 大夫, doctor)
     18. (zh-used in, 大王, tr=dàiwáng, (in operas, old novels, etc.) king; ringleader)
     19. (zh-used, 大黃, rhubarb)
     20. (zh-used in, 大城, tr=Dàichéng, Daicheng, Hebei)
     21. Alternative form of 待 (to be about to; to intend to)
     22. Alternative form of 代 (dynasty)
     23. (Cantonese) small
           咁 大daai6-1 - so puny
     24. Variant of 太
     25. Variant of 泰
     1. Variant of 廈



Translations for and their definitions

建築
     1. v. (literally or figuratively, transitive) to build; to construct; to erect (buildings and structures)
           建築 高樓 - to erect tall buildings -
     2. n. building; structure; edifice
           一 座 很 古老 的 建築 - an ancient building -
           艾菲爾.鐵塔 是 巴黎 的 標誌性 建築。 - The Eiffel Tower is Paris's landmark structure.
           這 建築 看.上去 有些 年頭 了。 - This building looks old.
     3. n. construction; building
           建築 工人 - construction worker -
           建築 許可證 - construction permit -
           建築 技術 - construction technology -
     4. n. (, un) architecture
           佛教 建築 - Buddhist architecture -
           古代 建築 - ancient architecture -
           綠色 建築 - eco-friendly architecture -
     5. n. (, figurative) structure; construction
           上層.建築 - superstructure -


建筑
     1. Simplified form of 建築


建築物
     1. n. building; structure; edifice


建筑物
     1. Simplified form of 建築物


建設
     1. v. to build; to construct; to establish; to set up
           建設 特區 - to build special zones
     2. v. (figurative, transitive) to contribute
     3. v. (Mainland China, transitive, figurative) to develop; to build; to establish; to set up
           黨 的 建設 - the building of a party
           社會主義 建設 - the development of socialism
           思想 建設 - ideological development
           廉政 建設 是 關係 到 黨 和 國家 生死攸關 的 大事。 - The establishment of a clean and honest administration is a matter of life and death for both the party and the country.
     4. v. (classical) to display; to set out; to decorate; to furnish


建设
     1. Simplified form of 建設


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