Chinese Traditional:
Chinese Simplified:
Pinyin: shuai1
Zhuyin: ㄕㄨㄞ
English Meaning: 1. to fall 2. to throw down
Classifier: (ci4)

Example Sentences:

ta1 cong2 shu4 shang4 die2 xia4 lai2, shuai1 duan4 le5 shou3 bi4.
He fell from a tree and broke his arm.
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ta1 cong2 ti1 zi5 shang4 shuai1 xia4 lai2.
He fell from the ladder.
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na4 tou2 ye3 niu2 shuai1 duan4 le5 tui3 bing4 bei4 an1 le4 si3.
That bison suffered broken legs and was euthanised.
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