cái

  1. cái adverb just now
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Time
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '才'; Guoyu '才' adv 1; Kroll 2015 '才' 2, p. 31; Unihan '才'; XHZD '才' 3)
  2. cái adverb not until; only then
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: For example, 你去我才去 'I will only go if you go.' (CC-CEDICT '才'; Guoyu '才' adv 2; Sun 2006, loc 2032; XHZD '才' 3)
  3. cái noun ability; talent
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '才'; Guoyu '才' n 1; Kroll 2015 '才' 1, p. 31; Unihan '才')
  4. cái noun strength; wisdom
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '才' n 2)
  5. cái proper noun Cai
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '才' n 5)
  6. cái adverb merely; barely
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '才'; Guoyu '才' adv 2; Kroll 2015 '才' 2, p. 31)
  7. cái noun a person of greast talent
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '才'; Guoyu '才' n 3; XHZD '才' 2)

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