char. clear (from a charge of guilt); kill everyone, devastate; eliminate, clear away; (lit.) washing utensil
Other meanings
[xǐ]   v. to wash; to develop (photos); to erase (a tape recording, etc.); to shuffle (cards)
    water
 n/a 
Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
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xí lǐ
n. baptism
xuè xǐ
v. bloodbath
xí nǎo
v./n. brainwash; brainwashing
xué xí chí rǔ
phr. (䨮 is an ancient variant character of 雪) to wipe away the shame
xǐ jié
v. to loot, to sack, to ransack