"被" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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Decomp. 衤皮
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 bèi quilt / by / (indicates passive-voice clauses) / (literary) to cover / to meet with / (coll.) (since c. 2009) used before a verb that does not accurately represent what actually happened, to describe with black humor how sb or sth was dealt with by the authorities (as in 被自殺|被自杀[bei4 zi4 sha1])
Results beginning with 被
 bèi pò to be compelled / to be forced
 bèi dòng passive
 bèi gào defendant
 bèi zi quilt / CL:床[chuang2]
 bèi bǔ to be arrested / under arrest
 bèi tào quilt cover / to have money stuck (in stocks, real estate etc)
 bèi kòng the accused (in a trial)
 bèi wō quilt wrapped around the body as a tube (traditional bedding) / (contemporary) bedding / quilt / blankets / cover / bed
 bèi rù bedding / bedclothes
 bèi dān (bed) sheet / envelope for a padded coverlet / CL:床[chuang2]
 bèi miàn quilt
 bèi bǎng kidnap victim / kidnapped (person)
 bèi fú bedding and clothing
 bèi jìn forbidden / proscribed
 bèi máo coat (of an animal)
 bèi wo quilt / cover
 bèi yì translated
 bèi yù wéi to be regarded as / to be known as / to be famed as / to be reputed to be
 bèi gào rén defendant (in legal case)
 bèi hài rén victim
访 bèi fǎng zhě respondent (in a survey, questionnaire, study etc)
 bèi hài zhě victim (of a wounding or murder)
 bèi shì wéi to be viewed as / to be seen as / to be considered to be / to be deemed
 bèi chú shù dividend
 bèi bǎo rén insured person / insurance policyholder
 bèi bào zhě survivor of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
 bèi dòng léi passive mine
 bèi gào fāng defence
 bèi hé xié to be "harmonized" i.e. censored
 bèi jìn zhǐ forbidden
 bèi lu:3 yóu (coll.) (of a dissident) to be taken on a tour, ostensibly a vacation, but actually a trip organized by the authorities where one's every move is watched
 bèi mò shōu forfeit
 bèi qīn hài stricken
 bèi wō r erhua variant of 被窩|被窝[bei4 wo1]
 bèi wù huà objectified
 bèi yí zhě suspect (in criminal investigation)
 bèi zì shā a death claimed to be a suicide by the authorities
 bèi shàng sù rén appellee (side that won in trial court, whose victory is being appealed by losing side)
 bèi zǐ zhí wù angiosperm (flowering plants with seed contained in a fruit)
  obscured signal
  passive wiretapping
  respondent's answer
  masked layer
  forced migration
  protected person
  requested party
  capped bullet / metal point bullet
 bèi bǎng jià zhě abductee
 bèi bō xuē zhě person suffering exploitation / the workers in Marxist theory
 bèi dòng bàn fǎ reactive approach
 bèi dòng duàn liè passive rifting
 bèi dòng miǎn yì passive immunity
 bèi dòng xī yān second-hand smoking / passive smoking
 bèi jī yā rén detainee
 bèi jū liú zhě detainee
 bèi jū yā zhě detainee
 bèi pàn sǐ xíng to receive death sentence
 bèi pò fàng qì forced abandonment
 bèi pò shī zōng enforced disappearance
 bèi qǐng qiú guó Requested State
 bèi qǐ sù zhě indictee
 bèi tōu shì dài stolen generations
 bèi yōu huà diào lit. to be optimized away / to be fired / to be the victim of downsizing
 bèi zhí xíng rén person who has failed to fulfill a court order
  contaminated water
  neglected child
 bèi ài wàng xiǎng zhèng erotomania
 bèi pò yí xǐ wǎng Forced Migration Online
 bèi qǐng yuàn zhèng fǔ petitioned Government
 bèi shěn jì shí tǐ auditee / audited entity
 bèi zǐ zhí wù mén angiospermae (phylum of flowering plants with seed contained in a fruit)
  environment subjected to misuse
  Association of Expelled Persons
  respondent's answer
  neglected crop
  battered wife / battered woman
  battered wife / battered woman
  neglected disease / orphan disease
  rigged election
  passive electronic countermeasure / passive ECM
  passive continental margin / divergent continental margin
  drug of abuse
 bèi pò hài wàng xiǎng zhèng delusion of persecution
  passive personality
  reactive role
  Detained Escort Officer
  Convention on the Transfer of Sentenced Persons
  landlocked waters (Convention) / enclosed waters
  persons indicted for war crimes person indicted for war crimes
  Register of Stolen Art and Artifacts
 bèi pò huò fēi zì yuàn shī zōng enforced or involuntary disappearance
  disenfranchised element
  occupied Syrian Golan / occupied Syrian Arab Golan
  passive solar heating system
  Office of the Coordinator in the Occupied Territories
  irradiated fuel element chopping machine
  measures for the social resettlement of the imprisoned
  Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative
  Ad Hoc Liaison Committee for the Occupied Territories
  Rassemblement des Militaires Révoqués Sans Motifs
  Working Group on Detainees and Missing Persons
  Expanded Programme of Assistance in the Occupied Territory Fund / EPA Fund
  occupied Syrian Golan / occupied Syrian Arab Golan
  Extraordinary Emergency Measures in the Occupied Territories Fund
 bèi pò huò fēi zì yuàn shī zōng wèn tí xuān yán Declaration on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances
 bèi qiǎng pò huò fēi zì yuàn shī zōng wèn tí gōng zuò zǔ Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances
 mián bèi comforter / quilt / CL:條|条[tiao2],面[mian4]
 zhí bèi vegetation / plant cover
 huā bèi perianth (common term for calyx and corolla) / border and protecting envelope of a flower
 bāo bèi peridium (envelope or coat of fungi, e.g. puffballs)
 diàn bèi mattress
 xuě bèi snow cover / snow pack
  vegetation belt
 yuán bèi gào plaintiff and defendant / prosecution and defense (lawyers)
  vegetation index
  ground vegetation
  vegetation monitoring
  vegetation thickening
 lín mù zhí bèi tree cover
 yù bì lín bèi closed forest cover
 zhí bèi jí xiàn vegetation limit
 zhí bèi sǔn shī devegetation
  forest floor
 bīn shuǐ dài zhí bèi riparian zone
 huì zhì zhí bèi tú mapping of vegetation
 ōu zhōu zhí bèi tú European Vegetation Map
 tiān rán zhí bèi dài natural vegetative strips / buffer strip
  surrogate analyte
  single-accused trial
 duō míng bèi gào shěn pàn multi-accused trial
 tí xǐng bèi jū liú rén caution to detained persons
"幽"被  ghost detainee
 cōng míng fǎn bèi cōng míng wù a clever person may become the victim of his own ingenuity (idiom) / cleverness may overreach itself / too smart for one's own good
  disappeared detainees
  Witnesses and Victims Section
  Occupied Palestinian Territory
  occupied territories of Azerbaijan
  Agreement on the Exchange of Captured Persons
  Organization of the Oppressed on Earth
 zhuī huí bèi dào zī chǎn chàng yì Stolen Assets Recovery Initiative / StAR Initiative
  normalized difference vegetation index
 yī nián bèi shé yǎo shí nián pà jǐng shéng bitten by a snake in one year, fears the well rope for ten years (idiom) / once bitten twice shy
  Inter-American Convention on Forced Disappearance of Persons
  reopening of blocked routes
  International Seminar on the Rights of the Defence
线  Front Uni de Libération des Races Opprimées
 yī zhāo bèi shé yǎo , shí nián pà jǐng shéng once bitten by a snake, ten years in fear of a well rope / once bitten, twice shy (idiom)
  Commission on Prisoners and Detainees
  Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members
  United Nations Special Coordinator in the Occupied Territories
  Gaza and neighbouring Israel
  Extraordinary Measures in Lebanon and the Occupied Territory Fund
  United Nations Rules for the Protection of Juveniles Deprived of their Liberty
  Special Fund for Palestinians in the Occupied Territories
  Convention on Transfer of Sentenced Persons to Execute the Sentence in the State of which they Are Citizens
  Sessional Working Group on the Rights of Persons Detained on the Grounds of Mental Ill-Health
  Model Bilateral Treaty for the Return of Stolen or Embezzled Vehicles
  Office of the United Nations Special Coordinator in the Occupied Territories
  Working Group on Domestically-prohibited Goods and Other Hazardous Substances
  Criteria for Processing of Claims of Individuals not Otherwise Covered
  Committee of Experts to Study the Question of the Restitution of Works of Art
  Guidelines on Justice in Matters involving Child Victims and Witnesses of Crime
  UNIDROIT Convention on Stolen or Illegally Exported Cultural Objects
  Protocol concerning countries or territories at present occupied
  Trust Fund for the United Nations Special Coordinator in the Occupied Territories
  Standard Minimum Rules for the Protection of Juveniles Deprived of Liberty
  World Conference and Exhibition on Land and Forest Fire Hazards
  Latin American Federation of Associations of Relatives of Disappeared Detainees
  Symposium on Refugees and Forced Population Displacements in Africa
2003年  Humanitarian Plan of Action 2003 Occupied Palestinian Territory
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