Unicode/Hanzi Search: U+6368 (捨)

discard, give up willingly; give alms
Strokes (without radical) 8 Total Strokes 11
Mandarin reading shě Cantonese reading se2
Japanese on reading sha Japanese kun reading suteru
Korean reading sa Vietnamese reading xả
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CEDICT Entries:

   [ shě ]    to give up, to abandon, to give alms
   [ shě xià ]    to abandon, to lay down
   [ shě bu de ]    to hate to do sth, to hate to part with, to begrudge
   [ shě de haí zi taò zhù láng ]    one who is not prepared to risk his child will never catch the wolf (proverb), (fig.) one who is unwilling to take risks will not achieve great things
   [ shě mìng ]    to risk one's life
   [ shě ]    selfless, self-sacrifice (to help others), self-renunciation, altruism
   [ shě jiù rén ]    to abandon self for others (idiom); to sacrifice oneself to help the people, altruism
   [ shě weì rén ]    to abandon self for others (idiom, from Analects); to sacrifice one's own interest for other people, altruism
   [ shě weì gōng ]    to give up one's private interests for the public good (idiom); to behave altruistically, selfless and public spirited
   [ shě de ]    to be willing to part with sth
   [ shě de shēn guǎ gǎn huáng xià ]    one who does not fear the death of thousand cuts will dare to unhorse the emperor (proverb), to a fearless person, no fence is high enough
   [ shě běn zhú ]    to neglect the root and pursue the tip (idiom), to neglect fundamentals and concentrate on details
   [ shě ]    to give up, to abandon, to abort
   [ shě zhèng cóng xié ]    to be corrupted by evil influences (idiom)
   [ shě shēng ]    to give up life for righteousness (idiom, from Mencius); to choose honor over life, would rather sacrifice one's life than one's principles
   [ shě shēng wàng ]    bravery with no thought of personal safety (idiom); risking life and limb, undaunted by perils
   [ shě shēn ]    to give one's life
   [ shě shēn qiú ]    to abandon one's body in the search for Buddha's truth (idiom)
   [ shě baǒ ]    rook sacrifice to save the king (in Chinese chess); fig. to protect a senior figure by blaming an underling, to pass the buck
⇒    [ shě ]    reluctant to part with (sth or sb), unwilling to let go of
⇒    [ shě ]    reluctant to part (idiom); broken-hearted at having to leave
⇒    [ shě ]    to give up, to part with
⇒    [ shě ]    to choose, to accept or reject
⇒    [ shàn caí nán shě ]    to cherish wealth and find it hard to give up (idiom); refusing to contribute to charity, skinflint, miserly
⇒    [ shě ]    (math.) to round up or down, to round off
⇒    [ lín shè ]    the whole neighborhood
⇒    [ shě gōng ]    Elysée Palace, the residence of the president of the French Republic
⇒    [ liàn liàn shě ]    reluctant to part
⇒    [ shī shě ]    to give in charity, to give alms (to the poor)
⇒    [ shī zhoū shě fàn ]    to provide alms and rice (idiom)
⇒    [ shén shoǔ shè ]    abstracted, drifting off, restless
⇒    [ qióng zhuī shě ]    to pursue relentlessly
⇒    [ feī shě ěr ]    Fisher (name)
⇒ 退   [ tuì sān shè ]    lit. to retreat three day's march (idiom); fig. to give way in the face of superior strength, a strategic withdrawal
⇒    [ qiè ér shě ]    to chip away at a task and not abandon it (idiom); to chisel away at sth, to persevere, unflagging efforts
⇒    [ nán fēn nán shě ]    loath to part (idiom); emotionally close and unwilling to separate
⇒    [ nán shě nán fēn ]    loath to part (idiom); emotionally close and unwilling to separate
⇒    [ nán shě nán ]    loath to part (idiom); emotionally close and unwilling to separate