生氣

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Chinese[edit]

 
to be born; to give birth; life; to grow; student; raw
 
gas; air; smell; weather; vital breath; to make sb. angry; to get angry; to be enraged
trad. (生氣)
simp. (生气)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

生氣

  1. to be angry; to get upset; to be mad
    不是而是自己 [MSC, trad.]
    不是而是自己 [MSC, simp.]
    Wǒ bùshì shēng tā de , érshì shēng zìjǐ de . [Pinyin]
    I'm not angry with her, but I'm angry with myself.
    生氣 / 生气  ―  Nǐ wèi zhè shēngqì ò.  ―  So that's what you're upset about?

Usage notes[edit]

To say "to be angry with somebody", put somebody + () in between 生氣, for example 生她的氣 means "to be angry with her".

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

生氣

  1. life; vitality; animation