Random Chinese Vocab 9

  1. 考验
    • kao3 yan4
    • v. to put to a test
    • n. test, trial
  2. 早晨
    • zao3 chen2
    • n. morning
  3. 下酒
    • xia4 jiu3
    • v. to go well with wine
  4. 白努力
    • bai2 nu3 li4
    • phr. to get nothing from working hard
  5. 我还没全部明白
    • wo3 hai2 mei2 quan2 bu4 ming2 bai
    • phr. I haven't totally understood
  6. 酵母
    • jiao4 mu3
    • n. yeast
  7. 主要
    • zhu3 yao4
    • adj. main, major, principal
    • xun1
    • v. to fumigate, smoke, cure meat, influence
    • n. scent, fragrant herb
  8. 熏鱼
    • xun1 yu2
    • n. smoked fish
  9. 熏天
    • xun1 tian1
    • phr. to shoot up to the sky, assail one's nose (of an overpowering stench)
    • gu4
    • adv. originally, in the first place, no doubt, admittedly
  10. 当初
    • dang1 chu1
    • n. at that time, at first, originally
  11. 那不勒斯
    • na4 bu4 le4 si1
    • pn. Naples
  12. 一品红
    • yi4 pin3 hong2
    • n. Poinsettia, Christmas flower
  13. 一品
    • yi1 pin3
    • n. the highest official rank in Imperial China
  14. 油田
    • you2 tian2
    • n. oilfield
  15. 油井
    • you2 jing3
    • n. oil well
  16. 油矿
    • you2 kuang4
    • n. oil deposit, oilfield
  17. 尖牙
    • jian1 ya2
    • n. canine tooth, cuspid tooth, fang
  18. 尖椒
    • jian1 jiao1
    • n. hot pepper
  19. 灯塔
    • deng1 ta3
    • n. lighthouse, beacon
  20. 混血
    • hun4 xue3
    • adj. mixed-blood, half-breed
  21. 登记
    • deng1 ji4
    • n. marriage registration
    • v. to register a marriage
  22. 女主角
    • nv3 zhu3 jue2
    • phr. main actress
  23. 盖儿
    • gai4 er
    • n. cover, lid, cap, top (of something)
  24. 防汛
    • fang2 xun4
    • v. prevent or control flood
  25. 癞蛤蟆
    • lai4 ha2 ma
    • n. toad
  26. 元素周期表
    • yuan2 su4 zhou1 qi1 biao3
    • pn. the periodic table
  27. 乘务员
    • cheng2 wu4 yuan2
    • n. conductor, steward, stewardess (flights, trips)
  28. 乘客
    • cheng2 ke4
    • n. passenger
  29. 龙舌兰
    • long2 she2 lan2
    • n. tequila
  30. 口腔
    • kou3 qiang1
    • n. oral cavity
  31. 适度
    • shi4 du4
    • adj. in an appropriate amount/degree
  32. 眼科
    • yan3 ke1
    • n. ophthalmology department
  33. 死猪不怕开水烫
    • si3 zhu1 bu2 pa4 kai1 shui3 tang4
    • phr. a dead pig is not afraid of being scalded by boiling water, to care nothing about the consequences
  34. 烫手山芋
    • tang4 shou3 shan1 yu4
    • phr. a matter that is difficult to handle (literally a hand scalding yam)
  35. 好烫
    • hao3 tang4
    • phr. so hot (temperature)
  36. 熨烫
    • yun4 tang4
    • v. to iron (clothes)
  37. 烫发
    • tang4 fa4
    • v. to perm one's hair
  38. 烫伤
    • tang4 shang1
    • v. to scald
    • n. scald
  39. 插座
    • cha1 zuo4
    • n. socket, outlet
  40. 实际上
    • shi2 ji4 shang4
    • phr. in fact
  41. 换代
    • huan4 dai4
    • v. to replace (a product with newer models)
  42. 热销
    • re4 xiao1
    • v. to sell like hot cakes, sell best
  43. 饱满
    • bao3 man3
    • adj. full, plump, thick
  44. 坚果
    • jian1 guo3
    • n. nut
  45. 发光
    • fa1 guang1
    • v. to shine
  46. 瞳仁
    • tong2 ren2
    • n. pupil (of the eye)
  47. 要命
    • yao4 ming4
    • v. to kill, drive somebody to death
    • adj. fatal, lethal
    • adv. killing, confoundedly, extremely, awfully, terribly
  48. 手绘
    • shou3 hui4
    • phr. freehand sketching, hand drawing
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Random Chinese Vocab 9
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