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    bēi     to pity / to mercy / to have compassion for

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Grammar: Verb
Notes: Synonymous in this sense with 哀怜 or 怜悯 (Ci Yuan '悲' 2; Kroll '悲' 3; GHC '悲' 2; NCCED '悲' 2).
Parent concept: 感情 (Emotion)
Topic: Modern Chinese

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