試用

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Chinese[edit]

 
to test; to try; experiment; examination; test
to use
trad. (試用)
simp. (试用)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

試用

  1. to be on probation; probationary
    試用人員 / 试用人员  ―  shìyòng rényuán  ―  a person on probation
    試用期間 / 试用期间  ―  shìyòng qījiān  ―  probationary period

Verb[edit]

試用

  1. to try out something to see if it works
    試用電腦 [MSC, trad.]
    试用电脑 [MSC, simp.]
    shìyòng xīn diànnǎo. [Pinyin]
    I tried out the new computer.
  2. to put someone on probation
    老闆試用 [MSC, trad.]
    老闆试用 [MSC, simp.]
    Lǎopǎn shuō tā xiǎng xiān shìyòng nǐ liù ge yuè. [Pinyin]
    The boss said he would like to put you on six months probation first.

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
よう
Grade: 2

Noun[edit]

試用 (hiragana しよう, romaji shiyō)

  1. trial (use)

Verb[edit]

試用 + する (hiragana しようする, romaji shiyō suru)

  1. to try out something

Conjugation[edit]