"Distant" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 yáo yuǎn distant / remote
 yuǎn far / distant / remote / (intensifier in a comparison) by far / much (lower etc)
 yuǎn yuǎn distant / by far
 yǐn yǐn yuē yuē faint / distant / barely audible
 yáo yáo distant / remote
 yuǎn duān far end / remote end / remote / distant
 yōu yuǎn long time ago / distant / far away
 gé mó diaphragm (anatomy) / distant (socially aloof) / divided by lack of mutual comprehension / nonexpert
 wēi yí winding (of road, river etc) / curved / long / distant
 liáo yuǎn distant / far away / remote
 cū remote / distant / variant of 粗[cu1]
 yáo distant / remote / far / far away
 shū to dredge / to clear away obstruction / thin / sparse / scanty / distant (relation) / not close / to neglect / negligent / to present a memorial to the Emperor / commentary / annotation
 miǎn distant / remote / detailed
 xiá distant / long-lasting / to abandon
 suì deep / distant / mysterious
 shē to buy or sell on credit / distant / long (time) / to forgive
 yóu distant / joyous / satisfied
 diào (literary) distant / deep / profound
 chuò apparent / distant / highly
 miǎo yùn faraway / distant / remote
 shū dàn sparse / thin / distant
 shū kuò inaccurate / slipshod / poorly thought-out / distant / vague / long-separated / broadly scattered
 lù tú yáo yuǎn distant / far-flung
 miǎo míng míng far off / distant
 miǎo rán distant / remote
 yǐn yǐn chuò chuò faint / distant / indistinct
 liàng distant / to seek / old variant of 亮[liang4] / bright
 shēn chù abyss / depths / deepest or most distant part
 yuǎn chù distant place
 yuǎn fāng far away / a distant location
 shàng gǔ the distant past / ancient times / antiquity / early historical times
 zuì yuǎn furthest / most distant / at maximum distance
 miǎo máng uncertain / remote / distant and indistinct / vague
 yuǎn yáng distant seas / the open ocean (far from the coast)
 yuǎn fù to travel to (a distant place)
 yuán yuǎn liú cháng lit. source is distant and the flow is long (idiom) / fig. sth goes back to the dim and distant past / a lot of water has flowed under the bridge since then
 qiān lǐ tiáo tiáo from distant parts
 tiān nán dì běi distant places / all over the country / (to talk) about this and that
 ruò jí ruò lí lit. seeming neither close nor distant (idiom) / fig. to keep one's distance / (of a relationship) lukewarm / vague
 yuǎn zhēng jūn expeditionary force / army on a distant expedition
 běn jiā a member of the same clan / a distant relative with the same family name
 shān zhēn hǎi wèi exotic delicacies / luxury foodstuff from distant locations
 yuǎn fáng distantly related / a distant relative
 yuǎn yóu to travel far / distant wanderings
 shēn móu yuǎn lu:4 lit. deep plans and distant thoughts / to plan far ahead (idiom)
 qīn shū close and distant (relatives)
 yuǎn qīn a distant relative
 yuǎn mén (to go to) distant parts / faraway / a distant relative
 bù jí bù lí to be neither too familiar nor too distant / to keep sb at arm's length
 miǎo (of an expanse of water) vast / distant and indistinct / tiny or insignificant
 yōu distant, far / adverbial prefix
 bái xuě ái ái brilliant white snow cover (esp. of distant peaks)
 qīn shū guì jiàn close and distant, rich and poor (idiom) / everyone / all possible relations
 xiá ěr yī tǐ both near and distant treated alike (idiom)
 yuǎn shuǐ bù jiě jìn kě lit. distant water does not cure present thirst / fig. urgent need / a slow remedy does not address immediate needs
 gāo jǔ yuǎn dǎo to leave office for a high and distant place (idiom) / to retire and place oneself above the fray
 diào deep / distant / profound
 chōng chē to be transported to a distant place for penal servitude / to banish
 qiān lǐ zhī wài thousand miles distant
 yǎo máng distant and out of sight
 hǎi nèi cún zhī jǐ , tiān yá ruò bǐ lín close friend in a distant land, far-flung realms as next door / close in spirit although far away
 wú qióng yuǎn diǎn point at infinity (math.) / infinitely distant point
 miǎo miǎo sublime / solitary / distant or remote / to gaze off into the distance
 zhòu yì distant progeny
 miǎo miǎo contemptuous (of manner) / high and distant / mysterious / grand / magnificent
 xiá fāng distant places / distant lands
 xiá zhòu distant descendants
 yáo bù kě jí unattainable / far-fetched / out of reach / exceedingly remote or distant
 yuǎn tiān heaven / the distant sky
 yuǎn shuǐ jiù bu liǎo jìn huǒ water in a distant place is of little use in putting out a fire right here / (fig.) a slow remedy does not address the current emergency
 yuǎn zhòu distant descendants
 yuǎn mén jìn zhī near and distant relatives
 biān yì remote area / distant marches
 yáo variant of 遙|遥, distant / remote / far / far away
 liú shǒu ér tóng "left-behind children", rural children whose parents have to make a living as migrant workers in distant urban areas, but cannot afford to keep the family with them
 yuàn yáng bǔ yú guó distant water fishing nation
 yùn chóu wéi wò zhī zhōng , jué shèng qiān lǐ zhī wài a general planning in the seclusion of his tent is able to determine the outcome of the distant battle (idiom)
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