ChineseEdit

 
from; self; oneself
from; self; oneself; since
to help; to assist
simp. and trad.
(自助)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

自助

  1. to help oneself; to serve oneself
    自助洗衣店  ―  zìzhù xǐyīdiàn  ―  launderette
    你們這次旅遊自助還是跟團兒 [MSC, trad.]
    你们这次旅游自助还是跟团儿 [MSC, simp.]
    Nǐmen zhèicì lǚyóu shì zìzhù háishi gēntuánr a? [Pinyin]
    For this trip, are you travelling by yourselves or with a tour group?

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

自助

  1. (colloquial) Short for 自助餐 (zìzhùcān, “buffet”).

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
じょ
Grade: 3
on’yomi

NounEdit

自助(じじょ) (jijo

  1. self-help
  2. self-reliance