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zhù to live / to dwell / to stay / to reside / to stop / (suffix indicating firmness, steadiness, or coming to a halt)
右边 yòu bian right side / right, to the right
旁边 páng biān lateral / side / to the side / beside
左边 zuǒ bian left / the left side / to the left of
xiàng towards / to face / to turn towards / direction / to support / to side with / shortly before / formerly / always / all along / (suffix) suitable for ... / oriented to ...
fāng square / power or involution (math.) / upright / honest / fair and square / direction / side / party (to a contract, dispute etc) / place / method / prescription (medicine) / just when / only or just / classifier for square things / abbr. for square or cubic meter
piàn thin piece / flake / a slice / film / TV play / to slice / to carve thin / partial / incomplete / one-sided / classifier for slices, tablets, tract of land, area of water / classifier for CDs, movies, DVDs etc / used with numeral 一[yi1]: classifier for scenario, scene, feeling, atmosphere, sound etc / Kangxi radical 91
kào to lean against or on / to stand by the side of / to come near to / to depend on / to trust / to fuck (vulgar) / traditional military costume drama where the performers wear armor (old)
反正 fǎn zhèng anyway / in any case / to come over from the enemy's side
wāi askew / at a crooked angle / devious / noxious / (coll.) to lie on one's side
对照 duì zhào to contrast / to compare / to place side by side for comparison (as parallel texts) / to check
居住 zhù to reside / to dwell / to live in a place / resident in
并列 bìng liè to stand side by side / to be juxtaposed
折腾 zhē teng to toss from side to side (e.g. sleeplessly) / to repeat sth over and over again / to torment sb / to play crazy / to squander (time, money)
理直气壮 zhí zhuàng in the right and self-confident (idiom); bold and confident with justice on one's side / to have the courage of one's convictions / just and forceful
kuà to carry (esp. slung over the arm, shoulder or side)
chǔ to reside / to live / to dwell / to be in / to be situated at / to stay / to get along with / to be in a position of / to deal with / to discipline / to punish
bāng to help / to assist / to support / for sb (i.e. as a help) / hired (as worker) / side (of pail, boat etc) / outer layer / upper (of a shoe) / group / gang / clique / party / secret society
the side / to incline towards / to lean / inclined / lateral / side
jiā to press from either side / to place in between / to sandwich / to carry sth under armpit / wedged between / between / to intersperse / to mix / to mingle / clip / folder / Taiwan pr. [jia2]
to reside / to be (in a certain position) / to store up / to be at a standstill / residence / house / restaurant / classifier for bedrooms
lián incorruptible / honest / inexpensive / to investigate (old) / side wall of a traditional Chinese house (old)
并行 bìng xíng to proceed in parallel / side by side (of two processes, developments, thoughts etc)
qiáo emigrant / to reside abroad
西边 biān west / west side / western part / to the west of
围攻 wéi gōng to besiege / to beleaguer / to attack from all sides / to jointly speak or write against sb
一旁 páng aside / to the side of
to reside / to imply / to contain / residence
双赢 shuāng yíng profitable to both sides / a win-win situation
南边 nán bian south / south side / southern part / to the south of
并肩 bìng jiān alongside / shoulder to shoulder / side by side / abreast
xié flank (the side of one's torso) / to coerce / to threaten
东边 dōng bian east / east side / eastern part / to the east of
居留 liú residence / to reside
一分为二 fēn wéi èr one divides into two / to be two-sided / there are two sides to everything / to see both sb's good points and shortcomings (idiom)
围护 wéi to protect from all sides
偏低 piān to be on the low side / to be inadequate (e.g. of a salary)
北边 běi biān north / north side / northern part / to the north of
捧腹 pěng uproarious / hilarious / to split one's sides laughing / lit. to hold one's belly with both hands
靠边 kào biān to keep to the side / to pull over / move aside!
袒护 tǎn to shield (a miscreant) from punishment, criticism etc / to take sb's side
助纣为虐 zhù Zhòu wéi nüè lit. helping tyrant Zhou 商紂王|商纣王[Shang1 Zhou4 wang2] in his oppression (idiom) / fig. to take the side of the evildoer / giving succor to the enemy
左右逢源 zuǒ yòu féng yuán lit. to strike water right and left (idiom) / fig. to turn everything into gold / to have everything going one's way / to benefit from both sides
肩并肩 jiān bìng jiān shoulder to shoulder / abreast / side by side
并拢 bìng lǒng to draw together / to place side by side (e.g. one's fingers, two halves of a torn sheet of paper etc)
两全 liǎng quán to satisfy both sides / to accommodate both (demands)
驻留 zhù liú to stay / to remain / to linger / (computing) to reside / resident (program etc)
scull (single oar worked from side to side over the stern of a boat) (free word)
拉锯 a two-man saw / fig. to-and-fro between two sides
捧腹大笑 pěng xiào uproarious / hilarious / to split one's sides laughing / lit. to hold one's belly with both hands
侧卧 to lie on one's side
周瑜打黄盖 Zhōu Huáng Gài fig. with the connivance of both sides / fig. by mutual consent / cf Wu patriot Huang Gai submits to mock beating at the hands of General Zhou Yu to deceive Cao Cao 曹操 before the 208 battle of Redcliff 赤壁之戰|赤壁之战[Chi4 bi4 zhi1 zhan4]
网开一面 wǎng kāi miàn open the net on one side (idiom); let the caged bird fly / to give one's opponent a way out / lenient treatment
住家 zhù jiā residence / household / to reside
促膝谈心 tán xīn to sit side-by-side and have a heart-to-heart talk (idiom)
明查暗访 míng chá àn fǎng open enquiries and secret search (idiom); to investigate openly and in secret / taking information from all sides
偏袒 piān tǎn to bare one shoulder / (fig.) to side with / to discriminate in favor of
zhòng to stand side by side / variant of 眾|众[zhong4]
倒戈 dǎo to change sides in a war / turncoat
骑墙 qiáng to sit on the fence / to take both sides in a dispute
pián (of a pair of horses) to pull side by side / to be side by side / to be fused together / parallel (literary style)
一边倒 biān dǎo to have the advantage overwhelmingly on one side / to support unconditionally
偏锋 piān fēng brush stroke to the side (calligraphy) / fig. side stroke / lateral thinking
chuò to walk (side part of split character)
刻舟求剑 zhōu qiú jiàn lit. a notch on the side of a boat to locate a sword dropped overboard (idiom); fig. an action made pointless by changed circumstances
to support by the arm / to help / to promote / at the side / also pr. [yi4]
东倒西歪 dōng dǎo wāi to lean unsteadily from side to side (idiom) / to sway / (of buildings etc) to lean at a crazy angle
small rooms facing or to the side of the main hall or veranda
扒拉 to push lightly / to flick to one side / to get rid of
明察暗访 míng chá àn fǎng open enquiries and secret search (idiom); to investigate openly and in secret / taking information from all sides
变节 biàn jié betrayal / defection / turncoat / to change sides politically
观后镜 guān hòu jìng mirror showing a view to one's rear (including rearview mirror, side-view mirror, baby view mirror etc)
转侧 zhuǎn to change one's viewpoint / to turn from side to side (in bed)
侧躺 tǎng to lie down (on one's side)
两肋插刀 liǎng lèi chā dāo lit. knifes piercing both sides (idiom) / fig. to attach a great importance to friendship, up to the point of being able to sacrifice oneself for it
改口费 gǎi kǒu fèi a gift of money given by parents on both sides after a wedding, to their new daughter-in-law or son-in-law
左右开弓 zuǒ yòu kāi gōng lit. to shoot from both sides (idiom) / fig. to display ambidexterity / to slap with one hand and then the other, in quick succession / to use both feet equally (football)
静坐不能 jìng zuò néng akathisia (condition of restlessness, a side-effect of neuroleptic antipsychotic drug) / unable to sit still / hyperactivity / restlessness
一团和气 tuán to keep on the right side of everyone (idiom) / warm and affable
示弱 shì ruò not to fight back / to take it lying down / to show weakness / to show one's softer side
收方 shōu fāng receiving party / recipient / debit side (of balance sheet), as opposed to credit side 付方[fu4 fang1]
另觅新欢 lìng xīn huān to seek happiness elsewhere (euphemism for extramarital sex) / a bit on the side
侨居 qiáo to live far away from one's native place / to reside in a foreign country
裸官 luǒ guān Communist Party official whose wife and children have left China to reside in a foreign country
寓居 to make one's home in / to reside in / to inhabit
倾侧 qīng to lean to one side / slanting
双输 shuāng shū lose-lose (situation) / (of the two sides involved) to both be disadvantaged
chuò to walk (side part of split character)
笑破肚皮 xiào to split one's sides laughing
朝秦暮楚 zhāo Qín Chǔ serve Qin in the morning Chu in the evening (idiom); quick to switch sides
一体两面 liǎng miàn lit. one body two sides (idiom) / fig. a situation with two sides to it
胜之不武 shèng zhī (fig.) to fight a one-sided battle / to have an unfair advantage in a contest
收揽 shōu lǎn to win the support of / to get over to one's side / to keep control of
桩脚 zhuāng jiǎo pier foundation (architecture) / (Tw) politically influential figure enlisted to support one side in an election
绝倒 jué dǎo to split one's sides laughing
qiàng stagger / sway from side to side
兼差 jiān chāi to moonlight / side job
西花厅 huā tīng Xihuating pavilion on west side on Zhongnanhai, home to 周恩來|周恩来
漠然置之 rán zhì zhī to set to one side and ignore (idiom); quite indifferent / cold and uncaring
flank of animal / side / to pry open / to steal

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