傲视 (ao shi): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | December 8, 2017

傲视 (Chinese PinYin: [ào shì]; traditional Chinese: 傲視) may mean: (1) turn up one’s nose at; (2) despise; (3) look down upon; (4) show disdain for; (5) be in the leading or dominating position. It is a frequently used vocabulary and can be used in both formal and informal Mandarin Chinese. Some common phrases and expressions are: 傲视一切 / 傲视万物 (full of arrogance; extremely haughty), 傲视群众 (look down upon others), 傲视的目光 (the look of overlooking others), 傲视群雄 / 傲视群敌 (be in the leading or dominating position).

Literally: 傲 (look down upon) + 视 (watch)

1. How to pronounce 傲视?

Chinese Pinyin: [ào shì]

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 傲视

Synonyms: 睥睨, 蔑视, 渺视, 轻篾, 轻慢, 贱视, 鄙视, 敌视, 藐视, 轻蔑, 鄙弃, 轻视, 轻茂, 小视, 漠视, 忽视, 歧视,

Antonyms: 敬意, 崇敬, 尊重, 佩服, 重视, 珍视, 崇拜, 瞻仰, 仰慕, 尊敬, 敬佩

3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 傲视

Fixed expression: 傲视一切 / 傲视万物 (full of arrogance; extremely haughty), 傲视群众 (look down upon others),

Collocation: 傲视的目光 (the look of overlooking others),

Idioms: 傲视群雄 / 傲视群敌 (be in the leading or dominating position),

Terminologies: N/A

4. How to use 傲视 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 傲视.

4.1 在好几个世纪里,中国的财富和权势傲视西方。

Translation: For centuries, Chinese wealth and power dwarfed the West’s.

4.2 这座104层的大楼是美国最高建筑,像之前的旧大楼那般傲视曼哈顿的天际线

Translation: The 104-storey building, the America’s tallest, dominates the Manhattan’s skylines as its predecessor once did.

4.3 不屑,是一种傲视群雄的态度,是一种超凡脱俗的心理境界。

Translation: Scorn, is an attitude of looking down upon others, an extremely outstanding state of mind .

4.4 印度的国内银行在帮助本土公司募集债务市场上傲视群雄。

Translation: In India, domestic banks dominate the market for helping local companies raise debt.

4.5 对于一些女性来说,一个强大到傲视群雄的男人很有魅力。

Translation: For some women, a powerful man who overlooks others is attractive.

4.6 因此,英特尔相信先进的芯片制造技术将会使其在一年或更长时间里傲视群敌。

Translation: As a result, the company believes that the more advanced chip-making technology gives it more than a year’s lead over rivals.

4.7 美国过去在教育成就上傲视全球,但是现在其它国家奋起直追,美国倒显得没什么进步了

Translation: Americans once led the world in educational attainment, but this is now barely rising while other countries have caught up.

4.8 目前看来,中国很可能达成今年经济增长8%的目标,傲视世界上其他的大多数国家。

Translation: It seems likely now that China will reach its annual economic growth target of 8%, dwarfing most of the other countries in the world.

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