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上升
Traditional Chinese
上昇
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
shàng shēng
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
seung6 sing1
Short definition to ascend
Usage frequency Very common
Chinese synonyms Chinese Gratis iconChinese tools icon (Click icons, results will appear below)
 
All available English definitions to go upMDBG iconto riseMDBG iconAdso icon / to ascendMDBG icon/
Copyleft icon Adso icon Adso: to rise
Copyleft icon Cantofish icon Cantofish: samemdbg
Copyleft icon MDBG icon MDBG: to rise; to go up; to ascend
Copyleft icon LDC icon LDC: rise; go up; Upgrade; upbeat; uprise; upswing; uptrend
Copyleft icon Cdict icon CDict: rise; go up'
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一月(yī yuè) January
(dedì) of
出口量(chū kǒu liàng) export volume
比去年同期( bǐ qù nián tóng qī) compared to the same period last year
上升(shàng shēng) to ascend
(liǎo) (of eyes) bright
两成(liǎngchéng)

Exports in January were up 20% over the same period of last year.

原材料(yuán cái liào) raw materials
(dedì) of
价格(jià gé) price
(rú) as if
石油(shí yóu) oil
或者(huò zhě) or
煤的( méi de) coaly
不停地(bù tíng de) without stop
上升(shàng shēng) to ascend

The prices of raw materials such as oil or coal continue to rise.

道路(dào lù) way
(cóngcóng) from
这里(zhè lǐ) here
开始(kāi shǐ) to begin
陡然(dǒu rán) abruptly
上升(shàng shēng) to ascend

The road starts to suddenly rise from here.

(tā) another
(tǐ) body
(zhòng) heavy
上升(shàng shēng) to ascend
(liǎo) (of eyes) bright

He has gained weight.

物价(wù jià) commodity prices
一直在( yī zhí zài)
稳定(wěn dìng) steady
上升(shàng shēng) to ascend

Prices have been rising steadily.

(jīn) today
(gè) variant of 個个ge4
(yuè) moon
(dedì) of
钢铁(gāng tiě) steel
产量(chǎn liàng) output
(hé) with
上个月(shàng gè yuè) last month
比起来(bǐqǐlái) to compare
估计(gū jì) to reckon
(huìkuài) will
上升(shàng shēng) to ascend
两个(liǎng ge)
(bā) to wish
(xiān) variant of 仙, immortal

Steel production will increase 2% this month from last month.

(jiǔ) liquor
(dedì) of
消费(xiāo fèi) to consume
每年都( měi nián dū) every year
(zài) (located) at
上升(shàng shēng) to ascend

Alcohol consumption is increasing every year.

太阳(tài yáng) sun
(cóngcóng) from
(hǎi) sea
上升(shàng shēng) to ascend
起了(qǐle)

The sun rose from the sea.

(hǎi) sea
上升(shàng shēng) to ascend
明月(míng yuè) bright moon
天涯(tiān yá) horizon
(gòng) total
此时(cǐ shí) now

As the moon rises above the sea, we share the same time though we are far apart.

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