Wéixiào bìng bù yīdìng biǎoshì gāoxìng.
Smiles do not always indicate pleasure.
Nà shǎn dòng de dēngguāng biǎoshì cǐ lù bùtōng.
The flashing lights mean that the road is blocked.
Zài yè biān zuò gè jìhào biǎoshì yǒu yílòu.
Put a mark in the margin to show the omission.
Tā dàizhe jiéhūn jièzhǐ, biǎoshì tā yǐ jiéhūn.
She wears a wedding ring to show that she’s married.
Diànshì guānzhòng láixìn biǎoshì duì dāngqián jiémù bùmǎn.
Letters from viewers express their dissatisfaction with current programs.
Stroke Order & Character Components
表 (biǎo): wrist or pocket watch
- 毛 (máo): fur
- 衣 (yī): cloth
示 (shì): to show; to reveal
- 示 (shì): to venerate, to show
Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 表
- 手表(shǒu biǎo): wrist watch; CL: 块(kuài), 只(zhī), 個|个(gè)
- 表格(biǎo gé): form; table; CL: 张(zhāng), 份(fèn)
- 表示(biǎo shì): to express; to show; to say; to state; to indicate; to mean
- 表演(biǎo yǎn): play; show; performance; exhibition; to perform; to act; to demonstrate; CL: 场(chǎng)
- 表扬(biǎo yáng): to praise; to commend
- 表达(biǎo dá): to voice (an opinion); to express; to convey
- 表面(biǎo miàn): surface; face; outside; appearance
- 表明(biǎo míng): to make clear; to make known; to state clearly; to indicate; known
- 表情(biǎo qíng): (facial) expression; to express one’s feelings; expression
- 表现(biǎo xiàn): to show; to show off; to display; to manifest; expression; manifestation; show; display; performance (at work, etc.)
- 代表(dài biǎo): representative; delegate; to represent; to stand for; on behalf of; in the name of; CL: 位(wèi),個|个(gè), 名(míng)
- 发表(fā biǎo): to publish; to issue; to put out; to issue (a statement)
- 表决(biǎo jué): decide by vote; vote
- 表态(biǎo tài): to declare one’s position; to say where one stands
- 表彰(biǎo zhāng): to honor; to cite (in dispatches); cite (in dispatches); commend
- 外表(wài biǎo): external; outside; outward appearance
*CL: Classifier/Measure Word
Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 示
- 表示 (biǎo shì): to express; to show; to say; to state; to indicate; to mean
- 出示 (chū shì): to show; to take out and show to others; to display;
- 显示 (xiǎn shì): to show; to demonstrate; to illustrate; to display; to demonstrate
- 暗示 (àn shì): to hint; to suggest; suggestion; a hint
- 启示 (qǐ shì): enlightenment; revelation; apocalypse
- 请示 (qǐng shì): ask for instructions
- 示范 (shì fàn): to demonstrate; to show how to do something; demonstration; a model example
- 示威 (shì wēi): to demonstrate (as a protest); a demonstration; a military show of force
- 示意 (shì yì): to hint; to indicate (an idea to somebody)
- 提示 (tí shì): to prompt; to present; to point out; to draw attention to something; hint; brief; cue
- 展示 (zhǎn shì): to reveal; to display; to show; to exhibit something
- 指示 (zhǐ shì): to point out; to indicate; to instruct; directives; instructions; CL: 個|个(gè)
*CL: Classifier/Measure Word