(shī )

失 English Translation

The English meaning of (shī ) is:

  • to lose
  • to miss
  • to fail

Example Usage of 失


Yǒu shé me bǐ shīmíng gèng bùxìng de ne? What greater misfortune is there than to go blind?

Tā shìtú yóuguò hé, dànshì shībàile. He failed in his attempt to swim the river.

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

Shī zhī háolí, miù zhī qiānlǐ. Slight inattention can cause a great disaster.

Nàgè wǒ rènwéi huì tōngguò kǎoshì de péngyǒu shībàile. The friend who I thought would pass the exam failed it.

Tā tīngdào xiāoxī hòu shīqùle lǐzhì. He went mad when he heard the story.

Nǐ bìxū cóng shībài zhōng xīqǔ jiàoxùn. You must learn from mistakes.

Nǐ zhème shuō hěn shīlǐ. It is rude of you to say so.

100 Wàn rén zài zhànzhēng zhōng shīqùle shēngmìng. One million people lost their lives in the war.



Decomposition of 失


Chinese words containing 失

失 Radical
失 Stroke Count 5
失 Stroke Order