See also: 相对 and 相対

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ChineseEdit

 
each other; appearance; portrait; picture; one another; mutually
 
couple; pair; to be opposite; to oppose; to face; for; to; correct (answer); to answer; to reply; to direct (towards sth); right
trad. (相對)
simp. (相对)

EtymologyEdit

Attestable in ancient pre-Qin texts. In the sense of "relativity", borrowing from Japanese 相對 (そうたい)(sōtai).

PronunciationEdit


Note: saⁿ-tùi/sio-tùi - "facing each other".

VerbEdit

相對

  1. to square off; to face off; to face each other
  2. to resist; to oppose

AdjectiveEdit

相對

  1. (attributive) relative (as opposed to absolute)

AntonymsEdit

AdverbEdit

相對

  1. relatively

NounEdit

相對

  1. relativity

Derived termsEdit