相對

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See also: 相对 and 相対

Chinese[edit]

 
each other; appearance; portrait; picture; one another; mutually
 
couple; pair; to be opposite; to oppose; to face; for; to; correct (answer); to answer; to reply; to direct (towards sth); right
trad. (相對)
simp. (相对)

Etymology[edit]

Attestable in ancient pre-Qin texts. In the sense of "relativity", borrowing from Japanese 相對 (そうたい)(sōtai).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note: saⁿ-tùi/sio-tùi - "facing each other".

Verb[edit]

相對

  1. to square off; to face off; to face each other
  2. to resist; to oppose

Adjective[edit]

相對

  1. (attributive) relative (as opposed to absolute)

Antonyms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

相對

  1. relatively

Noun[edit]

相對

  1. relativity

Derived terms[edit]