即使

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Chinese[edit]

 
namely; right away; to approach; to draw near
 
to make; to cause; to enable; to use; to employ; messenger
simp. and trad.
(即使)
使

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即使

  1. even though; even if
    即使聽日落雨出去 [Guangzhou Cantonese, trad.]
    即使听日落雨出去 [Guangzhou Cantonese, simp.]
    Zik1 si2 ting1 jat6 lok6 jyu5, ngo5 dou1 wui5 ceot1 heoi3. [Jyutping]
    I will go out tomorrow, even if it rains.
    即使離開熱情未改 [Literary Cantonese, trad.]
    即使离开热情未改 [Literary Cantonese, simp.]
    From: 張學友 (lyricist 劉卓輝), 還是覺得你最好
    zik1 si2 nei5 lei4 hoi1, ngo5 jit6 cing4 mei6 goi2 [Jyutping]
    Even though you have left, my passion remains unchanged

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