Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

shī

  1. shī verb to lose
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Unihan '失')
  2. shī verb to violate
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 失 is synonymous with 违背 in this sense.
  3. shī verb to disappear
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 失 is synonymous with 消失 or 消灭 in this sense.
  4. shī verb to be lost
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 失 is synonymous with 迷失 in this sense.
  5. shī verb to make a mistake / to neglect
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 失 is synonymous with 过错 or 错误 in this sense (Unihan '失').

Contained in

失败失业损失失效失去失调流失失误失望消失丧失失掉失眠非易失性得不偿失丢失过失迷失失事失学失约失踪遗失失理惊慌失措得失失怙失传失落患得患失失意失火失散大惊失色失色缺失佚失退失废失失衡失灵失之交臂注意力缺失因小失大发戒失戒失念错失失魂失声失礼失道

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Daode Jing 《道德經》 Daode Jing 《道德經》 67
Canon of Supreme Mystery 《太玄經》 Full Text 53
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 42
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷二十九 本紀第二十九: 泰定帝一 Volume 29 Annals 29: Emperor Taiding 1 38
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷一百九十四下 列傳第一百四十四下: 突厥下 Volume 194 Biographies 144: Tujie 2 36
History of Ming 《明史》 卷三百二十七 列傳第二百十五 外國八 韃靼 Volume 327 Biographies 215: Foreign States 8 34
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷20 志第15 天文中 Volume 20 Treatises 15: Astronomy 2 33
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷三十二 本紀第三十二: 文宗一 Volume 32 Annals 32: Wenzong 1 32
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷一百三十九 列傳第八十九: 陸贄 Volume 139 Biographies 89: Lu Zhi 32
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 32

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
不可失 不可失 善不可失 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 6
敢失 敢失 殷王亦罔敢失帝 Book of Documents 《尚書》 周書 多士 Zhou Shu - Numerous Officers 6
失政 失政 鄭莊公失政刑矣 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 6
失守 失守 失守宗廟 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 宣公 Lord Xuan 5
失诸侯 失諸侯 今失諸侯 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 宣公 Lord Xuan 5
失官 失官 失官 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 5
失德 失德 民之失德 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧鹿鳴之什‧伐木 Minor odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Lu Ming - Fa Mu 4
失时 失時 衞之男女失時 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧衞‧有狐 Lessons from the states - Odes of Wei - You Hu 4
失楚 失楚 將失楚師 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 桓公 Lord Huan 3
官失 官失 官失其守 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 序 Preface 3