"To explain" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 shuō míng to explain / to illustrate / to indicate / to show / to prove / explanation / directions / caption / CL:個|个[ge4]
 jiě shì explanation / to explain / to interpret / to resolve / CL:個|个[ge4]
 jiāo dài to hand over / to explain / to make clear / to brief (sb) / to account for / to justify oneself / to confess / (coll.) to finish
 qǐ fā to enlighten / to explain (a text etc) / to stimulate (a mental attitude) / enlightenment / revelation / motivation
 biàn jiě to explain / to justify / to defend (a point of view etc) / to provide an explanation / to try to defend oneself
 bái white / snowy / pure / bright / empty / blank / plain / clear / to make clear / in vain / gratuitous / free of charge / reactionary / anti-communist / funeral / to stare coldly / to write wrong character / to state / to explain / vernacular / spoken lines in opera
 jiǎng to speak / to explain / to negotiate / to emphasise / to be particular about / as far as sth is concerned / speech / lecture
 pò jiě to break (a bond, constraint etc) / to explain / to unravel / to decipher / to decode
 jiǎng jiě to explain
 jiě shuō to explain / to comment
 chǎn shì to explain / to expound / to interpret / elucidation
 jiǎng míng to explain
 fēn shuō to explain (the difference)
 jiě to divide / to break up / to split / to separate / to dissolve / to solve / to melt / to remove / to untie / to loosen / to open / to emancipate / to explain / to understand / to know / a solution / a dissection
 chén to lay out / to exhibit / to display / to narrate / to state / to explain / to tell / old / stale
 shì to explain / to release / Buddha (abbr. for 釋迦牟尼|释迦牟尼[Shi4 jia1 mou2 ni2]) / Buddhism
 shēn to extend / to state / to explain / 9th earthly branch: 3-5 p.m., 7th solar month (7th August-7th September), year of the Monkey / ancient Chinese compass point: 240°
 quán to explain / to comment / to annotate
 gǔ to comment / to explain
 bái shì funeral / to explain (literary)
 kāi jiě to straighten out / to explain / to ease sb's anxiety
 quán jiě to explain (a text)
 pōu biàn to analyze / to explain
 suǒ jiě to seek an answer / to look for an explanation / to explain / explanation
 xùn shì to explain / to interpret / interpretation
 fēn sù to narrate / to explain / to justify oneself
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