xiàng
v./n. resemble, look like; be as..., such as...; image; portrait
Other meanings
[xiàng]   adv. seemingly
    person, man

Simplified Chinese

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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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tā de sūn zi hé sūn nǚ tài dǒng shì le , jiǎn zhí bú xiàng wǔ suì de hái zi .
phr. His grandson and granddaughter are so sensible that they don't seem like five-year-old children at all.
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mǎ lù shàng de qì chē xiàng hé liú yí yàng .
phr. The vehicles on the road are like a river.
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ràng wǒ men gǎn dào qí guài de shì , xiàng tā zhè yàng de rén jìng rán ké yǐ dāng lǎo shī
phr. What is strange to us is that someone like him can actually become a teacher.
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xiàng zhè yàng dī jí de bào zhǐ bù néng ná géi xiǎo hái zi kàn .
phr. Such newspapers which caters for low tastes can't be introduced to children.
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qíng kuàng bìng fēi xiàng ní xiǎng xiàng de nà me hǎo .
phr. The condition is not as good as you imagined.
huà xiàng
n. portrait
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tā bú zài xiàng yǐ qián nà yàng méng dǒng le
phr. He is not so ignorant as he used to be.
yìng xiàng
n. image, mapping
zhèng xiàng
n./adv. upstanding image; exactly as; just as
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jié guǒ zhèng xiàng ní suǒ shuō de nà yàng
phr. The result is just like what you said.
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tā xiàng ge xiáo bǎo bao yí yàng háo kū
phr. She was howling like a little baby.