ChineseEdit

to write
 
idea; meaning; wish; desire; (abbr.) Italy
trad. (寫意)
simp. (写意)

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

寫意

  1. arts freehand brushwork in traditional Chinese painting (characterized by vivid expression and bold outline rather than accurate details)

VerbEdit

寫意

  1. to suggest (rather than depict in detail)

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

寫意

  1. (dialect) comfortable; enjoyable
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