char. to reach; to be as good as; be in time for; (lit.) reach by analogy, take into account
Other meanings
[jí]   conj. and
丿    slash

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Traditional Chinese

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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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jí shí
adv. in time, timely, without delay
wàng chén mò jí
phr. so far behind that one can only see the dust of the rider ahead, too inferior to bear comparison
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lǎo wú lǎo , yǐ jí rén zhī lǎo ; yòu wú yòu , yǐ jí rén zhī yòu .
phr. Honour the elderly and the young in other families as we honour those in our own.
jí zǎo
adv. as soon or early as possible
bù jí
v. fall short of, be not as good as; be too late
cuò shǒu bù jí
phr. no time to deal with it, caught unprepared
lì suǒ néng jí
phr. in one's power, as one's capacity allows
děng bu jí
phr. can't wait
hòu huǐ mò jí
idiom. too late to repent
wú fá qǐ jí
idiom. (of dreams, goals or a certain level) remote, inaccessible, can not be easily reached
tán jí
v. talk about; speak of
ài wū jí wū
idiom. Love me, love my dog; If you love any one, you will like all that belongs to him.
shǐ liào bù jí
phr. be out of the blue, unexpected