剩 (shèng) English Meaning
- to remain
- to be left
- to have as remainder
Traditional Character: 剩
剩 is only found in HSK 4.
Hái shèng duōshǎo shíjiān?
How much time is left?
Méiyǒu kāfēi shèng xiàlái.
There’s no coffee left.
Wǒmen hái shèng hěnduō shíwù.
We have still a lot of food left.
Wǒ ruò huán qīng suǒyǒu qiàn zhài jiù fēn wén bù shèngle.
If I pay all my debts, I’ll have no money left.
Zánmen suǒxìng bǎ dàngāo chī wán ba, yě méi shèng duōshǎole.
We might as well finish the cake; there isn’t much left.
Dàhuǒ pūmiè zhīhòu, gōngchǎng zhǐ shèng xià gè kōngjiàzile.
Only the shell of the factory was left after the fire had been put out.
Stroke Order & Character Components
剩 (shèng): to remain; to be left; to have as remainder
- 乘 (chéng): to ride; to mount; to make use of; to avail oneself of; to take advantage of; to multiply (mathematics); Buddhist sect or creed
- 刂 (dāo): knife