Chinese Traditional: 直接
Chinese Simplified: 直接
Pinyin: zhi2 jie1
Zhuyin: ㄓˊ ㄐㄧㄝ
English Meaning: 1. direct, immediate 2. blunt, straightforward 3. directly 4. bluntly
German Meaning: direkt

Example Sentences:

wo3 men5 zhi2 jie1 song4 ke4 hu4 qu4 ta1 de5 fan4 dian4.
We took our client directly to his hotel.
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Related Words:



1. straight, vertical, upright 2. honest, frank, direct, straightforward 3. fair, just 4. to straighten 5. (indicates continuing motion or action) 6. vertical downward stroke in Chinese characters 7. directly, straight

Here: honest, frank, direct

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1. to receive, to pick up, to catch 2. to answer (telephone) 3. to connect, to join 4. continuously

Here: to connect, to join

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