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shī yè
sep-v. lose one's job, be out of work, become unemployed
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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.
shī yè yǐ hòu, tā bù dé bú guò zhe jīng dǎ xì suàn de rì zi .
phr. Since he lost his job, he had to pinch pennies in his everyday life.
tā shī yè le, yú shì duì shēng huó hěn shī wàng .
phr. He lost his job, so he felt disappointed with life.