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惨 (慘) cǎn

cǎn adjective tragic / miserable / wretched / cruel / inhuman
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况

Contained in

惨笑悲惨凄惨惨败惨绝人寰惨烈惨凄惨遭凄惨惨澹惨痛惨怛惨重惨剧惨淡惨案惨状

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平準書》 Equalization 2
Er Ya 《爾雅》 《釋訓》 Explanation of Instructions 2
Er Ya 《爾雅》 《釋詁》 Explanation of Old Words 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《外戚世家》 Houses of the External Relatives 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《老子韓非列傳》 Biographies of Laozi and Han Fei 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《酷吏列傳》 Biographies of Cruel Officials 1
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《心部》 Xīn Radical 1
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《滕文公章句下》 Commentary on Teng Wen Gong II 1

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
惨急 慘急 長吏益慘急而法令明察 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平準書》 Equalization 2
惨惨 慘慘 悄悄慘慘 Er Ya 《爾雅》 《釋訓》 Explanation of Instructions 2

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
《釋詁》 Explanation of Old Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
悄悄 《釋訓》 Explanation of Instructions in Er Ya 《爾雅》 2
法令明察 《平準書》 Equalization in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
漢王 《外戚世家》 Houses of the External Relatives in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《老子韓非列傳》 Biographies of Laozi and Han Fei in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《酷吏列傳》 Biographies of Cruel Officials in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《心部》 Xīn Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
夷狄篡弒 《滕文公章句下》 Commentary on Teng Wen Gong II in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1