指示 zhǐshì

  1. zhǐshì verb to point out / to indicate
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
  2. zhǐshì noun ideogram / zhishi
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
    Notes: An ideogram or zhishi graph is a non-pictorial Chinese character indicating an idea but not a picture of a direct physical object. It is one of the Shuowen six principles of writing 六书 (Norman 1988, p. 68; Sun 2006, loc. 1132)

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