n./adj. order, sequence; secondary, second-rate, inferior, poor
Other meanings
[cì]   m. times (of repeating something)
[cì]   m. measure word for train numbers or flight numbers
    ice (for )
    lack (for )

Simplified Chinese


Traditional Chinese

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.
bǎn cì
n. order of the edition
zhè xiē chán pǐn zhì liàng tài cì le , wǒ men yāo qiú tuì huò .
phr. The quality of these products is too poor and we require a refund.
míng cì
n. position (in a name list), place (in a competition)
zuò cì
n. order of seats
cì rì
n. the next day
jǐn cì yú
phr. be second only to, (in second place) be preceded only by
yǔ wú lún cì
idiom. ramble in one's statement, one's speech was incoherent and confused
bān cì
n. order of classes or grades at school; number of runs or flights