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 lì power / force / strength / ability / strenuously
Results beginning with 力
 lì liang power / force / strength
 lì dù strength / vigor / efforts / (music) dynamics
 lì qi strength / CL:把[ba3]
 lì zhēng to work hard for / to do all one can / to contend strongly
 lì qiú to make every effort to / striving to do one's best
 lì xué mechanics / to study hard
 lì dào strength / power / efficacy
 lì zuò to put effort into (work, farming, writing etc) / a masterpiece
 lì tú to try hard to / to strive to
 Lì fān Lifan Group (auto manufacturer in Chongqing)
 lì kè to prevail with difficulty
 lì tǐng to support / to back
 lì shì strong man / sumo wrestler
 lì zhàn to fight with all one's might
 lì jǔ torque
 lì xíng to practice diligently / to act energetically
 lì chǎng force field (physics)
 lì cuò to win as a result of tenacious effort / to fight off tough competition
 lì jiè to try everything to avoid / to guard against
 lì bì lever arm (i.e. perpendicular distance from the fulcrum to the line of force)
 lì bǎo Lippo (Group) (Indonesian conglomerate)
 lì bǎo to seek to protect / to ensure / to maintain / to guard
 lì bō Reeb beer
 lì chù draft animal / beast of burden
 lì cù to urge / to press (for action)
 lì gōng to assault / to attack in force
 lì ǒu moment of forces (mechanics)
 lì qián payment to a porter
 Lì Tuò Rio Tinto (UK-Australian mining corporation)
 lì xīn fulcrum / center of force
 lì zhēng by force / to conquer by force of arms / power
 lì zhǔ advocate strongly
 lì zǔ to block / to prevent by force
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 lì bǐ duō libido (loanword)
 lì chuán dì mechanical transmission
 lì jiāo jiǔ liquor (loanword)
 lì xué bō mechanical wave
 lì bù cóng xīn less capable than desirable (idiom) / not as strong as one would wish / the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak
 lì suǒ néng jí as far as one's capabilities extend (idiom) / to the best of one's ability / within one's powers
 lì wǎn kuáng lán to pull strongly against a crazy tide (idiom) / fig. to try hard to save a desperate crisis
 lì pái zhòng yì to stand one's ground against the opinion of the masses (idiom)
 lì suǒ bù jí beyond one's power (to do sth)
 lì bù shèng rèn not to be up to the task (idiom) / incompetent
 lì yǒu wèi dài beyond one's reach or power (to do sth)
 lì zhēng shàng yóu to strive for mastery (idiom) / aiming for the best result / to have high ambitions
  projection / force projection / power projection
 lì dà wú bǐ having matchless strength
 lì dà wú qióng extraordinary strength / super strong / strong as an ox
 lì jìn shén wēi totally exhausted as result of overexertion (idiom)
 lì liàng jūn héng balance of power
 lì xué chuán dì mechanical transmission
 lì yíng shū yuàn Li
 lì zú yǐ zuò afford / able to
 néng lì capability / ability / CL:個|个[ge4]
 nǔ lì great effort / to strive / to try hard
 mèi lì charm / fascination / glamor / charisma
 yā lì pressure
 shí lì strength
 dòng lì motive power / force / (fig.) motivation / impetus
 diàn lì electrical power / electricity
 rén lì manpower / labor power
 dà lì energetically / vigorously
 tǐ lì physical strength / physical power
 quán lì power / authority
 huó lì energy / vitality / vigor / vital force
 quán lì with all one's strength / full strength / all-out (effort) / fully (support)
 zhǔ lì main force / main strength of an army
 yòng lì to exert oneself physically
 qián lì potential / capacity
 yǒu lì powerful / forceful / vigorous
 bào lì violence / force / violent
 shì li power / (ability to) influence
 wú lì powerless / lacking strength
 jīng lì energy
 wēi lì might / formidable power
 mó lì magic / magic power
 zhì lì intelligence / intellect
 qiáng lì powerful
 gōng lì merit / efficacy / competence / skill / power
 jìn lì to strive one's hardest / to spare no effort
 tīng lì hearing / listening ability
 xiào lì effectiveness / positive effect / to serve (in some capacity)
 jí lì to make a supreme effort / at all costs
 bīng lì military strength / armed forces / troops
 shì lì vision / eyesight
 zǔ lì resistance / drag
 hé lì to cooperate
 huǒ lì fire / firepower
 fèn lì to do everything one can / to spare no effort / to strive
 wǔ lì military force
 chī lì to entail strenuous effort / to toil at a task / strenuous / laborious / strain
 cái lì financial resources / financial ability
 rè lì heat
 fèi lì to expend a great deal of effort
 fǎ lì magic power
 dé lì able / capable / competent / efficient
 nài lì endurance
 jié lì to do one's utmost
 yì lì perseverance / willpower
 guó lì a nation's power
 zhù lì a helping hand / help / assistance
 mǎ lì horsepower
 zhì lì to work for / to devote one's efforts to
 fá lì lacking in strength / weak / feeble
 zhāng lì tension
 fēng lì wind force / wind power
 xīn lì mental and physical efforts
 bù lì not to do one's best / not to exert oneself
 wù lì physical resources (as opposed to labor resources)
 zhòng lì gravity
 qì lì strength / energy / vigor / talent
 shén lì occult force / the power of a God or spirit
 chū lì to exert oneself
 jiē lì relay
 mài lì to really put out energy for
 tán lì elasticity / elastic force / spring / rebound / bounce
 yǎn lì eyesight / strength of vision / the ability to make discerning judgments
 zhàn lì military strength / military power / military capability
 lā lì pulling force / (fig.) allure / (materials testing) tensile strength / (loanword) rally
 wài lì external force / pressure from outside
 yǐn lì gravitation (force) / attraction
 láo lì labor / able-bodied worker / laborer / work force
 shěng lì to save labor / to save effort
 jūn lì military power
 jǐng lì police force / police officers
 yìng lì stress (physics)
 shuǐ lì hydraulic power
 pò lì courage / daring / boldness / resolution / drive
 jìn lì force / strength
 dǐng lì (honorific) your kind efforts / thanks to your help
 nǎo lì mental capacity
 kǔ lì bitter work / hard toil / (loanword) coolie, unskilled Chinese laborer in colonial times
 niǔ lì torque / turning force / torsion
 cí lì magnetic force / magnetic
 xié lì to unite in common effort
 tuī lì driving force / impetus / thrust (of a boat or aeroplane engine) / repelling force
 xī lì attraction (in gravitation or electrostatics) / attractive force
 měng lì with all one's might / with sudden force / violently / to slam
 miǎn lì to strive / to make an effort / to exert oneself
 jué lì wrestling / a trial of strength
 fú lì buoyancy
 chōng lì impulse
 dú lì all by oneself / without exterior help
 mù lì eyesight (i.e. quality of vision)
 tōng lì to cooperate / concerted effort
 yú lì energy left over (to do sth else)
 dì lì soil fertility / land capability
 jiǔ lì capacity for alcohol / ability to hold drink
 Xǐ lì Heineken (Dutch brewing company) / see also 海尼根[Hai3 ni2 gen1]
 liàng lì to estimate one's strength
 féi lì fertility (of soil)
 xué lì scholastic attainments
 bǐ lì vigor of strokes in calligraphy or drawing / vigor of style in literary composition
 zhuó lì to put effort into sth / to try really hard
 ěr lì hearing ability
 fēi lì fillet (loanword)
 dú lì virulence
 wò lì (strength of one's) grip
 lu:3 lì strength / bodily strength / brawn
 chù lì animal power / animal-drawn (plow etc)
 Féi lì Philip
 jiǎn lì shear / shearing force
 gǔ lì strength / vigorous (calligraphy)
 Bā lì Baal, god worshipped in many ancient Middle Eastern communities
 cháo lì tidal power
 chì lì repulsion (in electrostatics) / repulsive force
 chuō lì to work toward / to endeavor / an attempt
 dān lì to strive / endeavor
 dǎn lì courage / bravery
 Dì lì Dili, capital of East Timor
 fēn lì component force (physics)
 gěi lì cool / nifty / awesome / impressive / to put in extra effort
 Gé lì Gree (brand)
 hào lì to require much effort
 héng lì constant force
 má li swift / agile / efficient / quick witted (colloquial) / also written 麻利[ma2 li5]
 mán lì brute force
 mián lì one's limited power (humble expr.)
 niàn lì psychokinesis / telekinesis
 pīn lì to spare no efforts
 qín lì hardworking / diligent
 qū lì driving force
 qū lì (psychological) driving force / drive
 shí lì discernment / the ability to judge well
 suàn lì hash rate (digital currency mining)
 Tiě lì Tieli city in Yichun 伊春市[Yi1 chun1 shi4], Heilongjiang
 Wáng Lì Wang Li (1900-1986), one of the pioneers of modern Chinese linguistics
 wǎn lì pulling power (of draft animals)
 wěi lì mighty force
 yǒng lì courage and strength
 zhuā lì grip
 zuò lì see 後坐力|后坐力[hou4 zuo4 li4]
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 jìng zhēng lì competitive strength / competitiveness
 yǐng xiǎng lì influence / impact
 láo dòng lì labor force / manpower
 zhù yì lì attention
 qiǎo kè lì chocolate (loanword) / CL:塊|块[kuai4]
 xī yǐn lì attractive force (such as gravitation) / sex appeal / attractiveness
 yǒu néng lì able
 shēng chǎn lì production capability / productive force / productivity
 gōng jī lì potential for attack / firepower
 shēng mìng lì vitality
 zhàn dòu lì fighting strength
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