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shàng
n. high place, higher position; superior, senior; emperor
Other meanings
[shàng]   adj. previous, last (used before nouns to show something happened earlier); higher in position
[shàng]   v. to get on, to get in (a car); to advance; to present (to a higher level); to leave for; to up to (a certain amount)
[shang]   n. (after a noun) on, in, at, above, indicating an aspect; (after a verb, indicating) upward, an amount, a result, begin and continue doing...
[shàng]   v. serve; install; screw, twist; apply; fall (for a ruse)
[shàng]   v. to wind (the clock, watch etc.)
[shǎng]   char. used in 上声
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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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zǒu lù de shí hou bú yào xiàng shàng kàn
phr. Don't look upward when walking.
wǎng shàng kàn
v. look upward, look up
shàng yù
v. (lit.) imperial edict
shàng xíng xià xiào
idiom. subordinates follow the (usually bad) example of their superiors