(wài )

外 English Translation

The English meaning of (wài ) is:

  • outside
  • in addition
  • foreign
  • external

Example Usage of 外


Zhè shì yīgè lìwài. This is an exception to the rule.

Tā dà bànshēng dōu zhù zài guó wài. He lived abroad for much of his life.

Wǒ yě xiǎng yào hé nǐ shēnshang nà jiàn tóngyàng de wàitào. I want the same jacket as you are wearing.

Wǒ duì wàijí yuángōng méiyǒu piānjiàn. I don't have a prejudice against foreign workers.

Nǐmen duìwài yǔgǎn xìngqù ma? Are you interested in foreign languages?

Tā huīzhe tā de shǒu, zhídào huǒchē xiāoshī zài shìxiàn zhī wài. She waved her hand until the train was out of sight.

Měinián yǒu chéng qiān shàng wàn de wàiguó rén fǎngwèn rìběn. Thousands of foreigners visit Japan every year.

Jùshuō tā bàba zài wàiguó qùshìle. It is said that his father died in a foreign country.

Chúle yīngyǔ, zhège xuéxiào de suǒyǒu xuéshēng bìxū duō xué yīmén wàiyǔ. Any student of this school must learn one more foreign language besides English.

Wàiguó rén shǐ wǒ jīngyà. Foreigners astound me.

Wǒ fùqīn shì yī míng wàikē zhuānjiā. My father is an expert surgeon.

Zhèlǐ de xiàtiān hěn cháoshī, lìngwài, dōngtiān hěn gānzào. It gets very humid here in the summer. In the winter, on the other hand, it gets very dry.

Wǒ zài kǎolǜ míngnián qù guó wài. I'm thinking of going abroad next year.



Decomposition of 外


Chinese words containing 外

外 Radical
HSK Level 2
外 Stroke Count 5
Variants of (wài )
外 Stroke Order