使 (shǐ )

使 English Translation

The English meaning of 使 (shǐ ) is:

  • to make
  • to cause
  • to enable
  • to use
  • to employ
  • to send
  • to instruct sb to do sth
  • envoy
  • messenger

Example Usage of 使


Suízhe shíjiān de tuīyí, bǐsài zēngjiāle guīzé yǐ shǐ zhī gèng ānquán. As time went on, rules were added to the game to make it safer.

Yóuyǒng shǐ tuǐ bù qiángjiàn. Swimming makes your legs stronger.

Jíshǐ tāmen yǒu hěn hǎo de jiǔ dān, wǒ yě bùxiǎng zài zhèlǐ yòngcān. Even if they have a good wine menu, I will not want to dine here.

Xiàndài jiāotōng shǐ wǒmen néng zài jǐ tiān nèi huánrào dìqiú. Modern travel enables us to go around the world in a few days.

Zài zhè zhǒng kùnnán de shíhòu, rènhé xúncháng de nǔlì dōu wúfǎ shǐ wǒmen de gōngsī bǎituō chìzì. In hard times like this, no ordinary effort can get our company out of the red.

Wàiguó rén shǐ wǒ jīngyà. Foreigners astound me.



Decomposition of 使


Chinese words containing 使

使 Radical
HSK Level 3
使 Stroke Count 8
使 Stroke Order