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还是 (還是) háishì

  1. háishì adverb still / nevertheless
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 仍然 (CC-CEDICT '還是'; Guoyu '還是' 1; Sun 2006, loc. 2061)
  2. háishì adverb had better
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: Expressing a preference (CC-CEDICT '還是'; Guoyu '還是' 3)
  3. háishì conjunction or
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: 还是 is used in a question to indicate a choice or in a declaritive sentence to indicate uncertainty between two alternatives (CC-CEDICT '還是').
  4. háishì conjunction or
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 或者 (Guoyu '還是' 2; Sun 2006, loc. 1892)

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Er Di Yi 《二諦義》 Scroll 3 18
The Great Calming and Contemplation (Mohe Zhi Guan) 《摩訶止觀》 Scroll 5 9
Er Di Yi 《二諦義》 Scroll 2 7
Miaofa Lianhua Jing Xuan Yi 《妙法蓮華經玄義》 Scroll 3 7
Weimo Yi Ji 《維摩義記》 Scroll 2 7
Quotations from Linji Chan Master Hui Zhao from Zhenzhou 《鎮州臨濟慧照禪師語錄》 Scroll 1 6
Treatise on the Mystery of the Mahayana 《大乘玄論》 Scroll 1 6
Er Di Yi 《二諦義》 Scroll 1 6
Da Shamen Bai Yi Jiemo Fa 《大沙門百一羯磨法》 Scroll 1 5
Da Ban Niepan Jing Shu 《大般涅槃經疏》 Scroll 2 5