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Traditional Chinese
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
dì xià shì
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
dei6 ha6 sat1
Short definition cellar
Usage frequency Common
Chinese synonyms Chinese Gratis iconChinese tools icon (Click icons, results will appear below)
All available English definitions cellarCdict icon / basementCdict icon / underground lairAdso icon /
Copyleft icon Adso icon Adso: underground lair
Copyleft icon Cantofish icon Cantofish: samemdbg
Copyleft icon MDBG icon MDBG: samecdic
Copyleft icon LDC icon LDC: basement; cellar; crypt; subterranean
Copyleft icon Cdict icon CDict: basement; cellar'
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(wǒ) I
意识到(yìshídào) to recognise
这个(zhè gè) this one
可怕的( kě pà de) that can be feared
地下室(dì xià shì) cellar
(shì) is
唯一(wéi yī) only
可以(kě yǐ) can
(jiù) to save
我们( men) us
(mìng) life
(dedì) of
地方(dì fang) area

I realized then that this awful cellar was the only place that could save our lives.

警察(jǐng chá) police officer
认为(rèn wéi) to believe
窃贼(qiè zéi) thief
(cóngcóng) from
地下室(dì xià shì) cellar
窗口(chuāng kǒu) showpiece
进入(jìn rù) to enter

The police think the burglar entered through a basement window.

我知道( zhī dào) I see
(tā) it (used for animals)
放在(fàng zài) to place at
地下室(dì xià shì) cellar
(dedì) of
地方(dì fang) area
(liǎo) (of eyes) bright

I know I left it somewhere down here in the basement.

他们(tā men) they
(cóngcóng) from
地下室(dì xià shì) cellar
(dào) to go
阁楼(gé lóu) attic
(dū) all
打扫(dǎ sǎo) to clean
(liǎo) (of eyes) bright

They cleaned everything, from the basement to the attic.

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