喜歡

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See also: 歡喜 and 喜欢

Chinese[edit]

 
to be fond of; to like; to enjoy
to be fond of; to like; to enjoy; to be happy; to feel pleased; happiness; delight; glad
joyous; happy; pleased
trad. (喜歡)
simp. (喜欢)
alternative forms 稀飯稀饭 slang
anagram 歡喜欢喜

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Verb[edit]

喜歡

  1. to like; to be fond of; to be keen on
    喜歡 / 喜欢  ―  xǐhuan zhè běn shū ma?  ―  Do you like this book?
    還是喜歡 / 还是喜欢  ―  Wǒ háishì hěn xǐhuan nǐ.  ―  I still like you a lot.
    喜歡作家沒有之一 [MSC, trad.]
    喜欢作家没有之一 [MSC, simp.]
    Tā shì wǒ zuì xǐhuan de zuòjiā, méiyǒu zhīyī. [Pinyin]
    She is my number one favourite author.
    世界可悲事情莫過於喜歡朋友 [MSC, trad.]
    世界可悲事情莫过于喜欢朋友 [MSC, simp.]
    Shìjiè shàng zuì kěbēi de shìqíng, mòguòyú nǐ xǐhuān tā, tā què zhǐ bǎ nǐ dāng péngyǒu. [Pinyin]
    The saddest thing in the world is liking someone but they only see you as a friend.
  2. to often behave in a certain way
    老媽喜歡 / 老妈喜欢  ―  Lǎomā zǒng xǐhuan kū.  ―  Mum always cries.

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Adjective[edit]

喜歡

  1. delighted; happy; excited; joyous
    今日喜歡 [Classical Chinese, trad.]
    今日喜欢 [Classical Chinese, simp.]
    From: c. 3rd century BCE—2nd century, traditional Yuefu title 《善哉行》
    Jīnrì xiāng lè, jiē dàng xǐhuān. [Pinyin]
    Today we gather in delight, it's fitting that all be joyous.

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