瘦削

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin shòuxiāo or shòuxuē
Zhuyin ㄕㄡˋ ㄒㄧㄠ or ㄕㄡˋ ㄒㄩㄝ 5
IPA (key) / ʂoʊ̯⁵¹ ɕiao⁵⁵ wɔɻ² ¹ ʂoʊ̯⁵¹ ɕue⁵⁵/

AdjectiveEdit

瘦削 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin shòuxiāo or shòuxuē)

  1. slim, gaunt, lean
    儿子瘦削屁股是不是
    Érzi hěn shòuxuē, shuō pìgu yǎng, shìbùshì yǒu chóng le ma?
    (My) son's gotten skinny, says his bottom is itchy, has he got worms?
Last modified on 19 April 2014, at 04:27