"将" Chinese-English Dictionary

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Strokes 3
Strokes 9
Decomp. 丬爫寸
Mandarin jiāng; jiàng; qiāng
Entry Methods
Pinyin jiang1; jiang4; qiang1
Kanji /
Sijiao 3214.9
CNS 11643 3-3059
Encodages (hexa)
Unicode U+5C06
Results for 将
 jiāng will / shall / to use / to take / to checkmate / just a short while ago / (introduces object of main verb, used in the same way as 把[ba3])
 jiàng general / commander-in-chief (military) / king (chess piece) / to command / to lead
 qiāng to desire / to invite / to request
Results beginning with 将
 jiāng huì auxiliary verb introducing future action: may (be able to) / will (cause) / should (enable) / going to
 jiāng jūn general / high-ranking military officer / to check or checkmate / fig. to embarrass / to challenge / to put sb on the spot
 jiāng lái in the future / future / the future / CL:個|个[ge4]
 jiāng yào will / shall / to be going to
 jiāng jìn almost / nearly / close to
 jiàng lǐng high-ranking military officer
 jiàng shì officers and soldiers
 jiāng zhì to be about to arrive / to be around the corner
 jiāng jiu to accept (a bit reluctantly) / to put up with
 jiàng shuài commander-in-chief, the equivalent of king in Chinese chess
 jiāng sǐ to checkmate (in chess) / to be about to die
 jiàng guān general
 jiàng lìng (old) (military) a command / an order
 jiàng cái talented field commander (military)
 jiāng xī (literary) to rest / to recuperate
 jiàng qí Japanese chess (shōgi)
 Jiāng lè Jiangle county in Sanming 三明[San1 ming2], Fujian
 jiàng pái trump (suit of cards)
 qiāng bó to ask for assistance
 jiāng jūn dù potbelly
 Jiāng jūn xiāng Chiangchun township in Tainan county 台南縣|台南县[Tai2 nan2 xian4], Taiwan
 Jiāng lè xiàn Jiangle county in Sanming 三明[San1 ming2], Fujian
 jiāng xìn jiāng yí half believing, half doubting / skeptical
 jiāng jì jiù jì to beat sb at their own game (idiom)
 jiāng xīn bǐ xīn to put oneself in sb else's shoes (idiom)
 jiāng cuò jiù cuò lit. if it's wrong, it's wrong (idiom) / to make the best after a mistake / to accept an error and adapt to it / to muddle through
 jiāng gōng shú zuì to atone for one's crimes by meritorious acts
 jiāng gōng zhé zuì see 將功贖罪|将功赎罪[jiang1 gong1 shu2 zui4]
 qiāng bó zhī zhù assistance that one gets from another
  Future Harvest
 jiāng jīn lùn gǔ to observe the present to study the past
 jiāng jūn dù zi beer belly (complimentary)
 jiāng qín bǔ chù to compensate for lack of ability through hard work (idiom)
  Future Harvest Center
  Integration of Sustainable Development into Sectoral Policies
  gender budgeting
  Workshop on Gender Integration into the Human Rights System
  Global Mainstreaming Initiative for Disaster Risk Reduction
  Convention on Transfer of Sentenced Persons to Execute the Sentence in the State of which they Are Citizens
  Trust Fund to Mainstream Human Development into Operational Activities
  Symposium on Integrating Population Variables into Development Planning
  Principles on linking the rehabilitation of offenders to related social services
 jí jiāng on the eve of / to be about to / to be on the verge of
 bì jiāng inevitably
 zhōng jiàng lieutenant general / vice admiral / air marshal
 má jiàng mahjong / CL:副[fu4]
 shàng jiàng general / admiral / air chief marshal
 mén jiàng official gatekeeper / goalkeeper (soccer, hockey etc)
 dà jiàng a general or admiral
 míng jiàng famous general
 lǎo jiàng lit. old general / commander-in-chief 將帥|将帅, the equivalent of king in Chinese chess / fig. old-timer / veteran
 shào jiàng major general / rear admiral / air vice marshal
 wǔ jiàng general / military leader / fierce man
 měng jiàng fierce general / valiant military leader / fig. brave individual
 zhǔ jiàng commander-in-chief (military) / star player (sports) / key figure (in an organization)
 xíng jiāng ready to start on sth / about to act
 zhū jiàng various generals / all the generals
 gàn jiàng capable person
 fù jiàng deputy general
 nu:3 jiàng female general / (fig.) woman who is a leading figure in her area of expertise
 zhǔn jiàng brigadier general / commodore
 diǎn jiàng to appoint a general (in theater) / fig. to appoint sb for a task
 hǔ jiàng valiant general
 jī jiàng to spur sb into action by making negative remarks
 xiáng jiàng surrendered enemy general
 xiāo jiàng valiant general
宿 sù jiàng veteran general
 ài jiàng trusted lieutenant
 bī jiāng to checkmate (in chess)
 dí jiàng the enemy general
 piān jiàng deputy general
 yùn jiàng driver (of a taxi etc) (loanword from Japanese) (Tw)
 dà jiāng jūn important general / generalissimo
 jī jiàng fǎ indirect, psychological method of getting sb to do as one wishes (e.g. questioning whether they are up to the task)
 Wǔ hǔ jiàng Liu Bei's five great generals in Romance of the Three Kingdoms, namely: Guan Yu 關羽|关羽, Zhang Fei 張飛|张飞, Zhao Yun 趙雲|赵云, Ma Chao 馬超|马超, Huang Zhong 黃忠|黄忠
 má jiàng pái mahjong tile
 cuō má jiàng to play mahjong
 Fēi jiāng jūn nickname of Han dynasty general Li Guang 李廣|李广[Li3 Guang3]
 shàng jiàng jūn top general / commander-in-chief
 wú jiàng pái no trumps (in card games)
 Yáng jiā jiàng Yang Saga, a popular fiction from the Northern Song, depicting the heroic Yang family 楊業|杨业 / of warriors
 guò guān zhǎn jiàng to surmount all difficulties (on the way to success) (idiom) / abbr. for 過五關斬六將|过五关斩六将[guo4 wu3 guan1 zhan3 liu4 jiang4]
 ēn jiāng chóu bào to bite the hand that feeds one (idiom)
 diào bīng qiǎn jiàng to move an army and send a general (idiom) / to deploy an army / to send a team on a task
 xíng jiāng jiù mù to approach one's coffin (idiom) / with one foot in the grave
 cán bīng bài jiàng ruined army, defeated general (idiom) / scattered remnants
 dà shà jiāng qīng great mansion on the verge of collapse (idiom) / hopeless situation
 kāng kǎi shū jiāng to donate generously (idiom)
 móu chén měng jiàng strategic experts and powerful generals (idiom)
 móu chén wǔ jiàng strategic experts and powerful generals (idiom)
 tiān bīng tiān jiàng celestial troops and generals (idiom) / fig. superior forces
 xiā bīng xiè jiàng shrimp soldiers and crab generals (in mythology or popular fiction, the army of the Dragon King of the Eastern Sea) / useless troops (idiom)
 bào fāng jiāng jūn Abarenbo
 dà jú jiāng qí taikyoku
 Dān Ruì dà jiàng Than Shwe (1933-), Myanmar general and politician, president of Myanmar 1992-2011
 Dān Ruì jiāng jūn General Than Shwe (1933-), Myanmar army officer and politician, president of Myanmar (Burma) from 1992
 jí jiāng lái lín imminent
 xíng jiāng gào qìng to run short (idiom)
 xíng jiāng jié shù approaching the end / about to conclude
 tiě jiāng jūn bǎ mén lit. General Iron is guarding the door (idiom) / fig. the door is padlocked &mdash / nobody inside
 yǎ diǎn shí jiāng jūn Strategos
 guò wǔ guān zhǎn liù jiàng lit. to cross five passes and slay six generals (idiom) / fig. to surmount all difficulties (on the way to success)
 qǐng jiàng bù rú jī jiàng lit. to dispatch a general is not as effective as to excite a general / fig. inciting people to action is more effective than dispatching orders
 ǎi zi li bá jiāng jūn lit. choose a general from among the dwarfs / fig. choose the best person available (out of a mediocre bunch)
 wàn wù bì jiāng xiāo shì All
 qiáng jiàng shǒu xià wú ruò bīng there are no poor soldiers under a good general (idiom)
  unacknowledged detention
 bīng lái jiàng dǎng , shuǐ lái tǔ yǎn counter soldiers with arms, water with an earth weir (idiom) / different situations call for different action / to adopt measures appropriate to the actual situation
 bīng lái jiàng dí , shuǐ lái tǔ yàn counter soldiers with arms, water with an earth weir (idiom) / different situations call for different action / to adopt measures appropriate to the actual situation
 qiān jūn yì dé , yī jiàng nán qiú Easy to raise an army of one thousand, but hard to find a good general. (idiom)
 rén zhī jiāng sǐ , qí yán yě shàn words of a man on his deathbed always come from the heart (proverb)
 wǒ men sǐ hòu jiāng huì hóng shuǐ tāo tiān Après nous, le Déluge / after us, the deluge
  Declaration of Belgrade for a Better Future
  Session of a Better Future for the Peoples of the Islamic Ummah
Chinese Tones