wei4
taste; smell; classifier for drugs (in TCM)

strokes 8
radical
strokes after radical 5
别有韵味 別有韻味 bie2 you3 yun4 wei4
to have quite a lasting charm

不是味儿 不是味兒 bu4 shi4 wei4 er5
not the right flavor; not quite right; a bit off; fishy; queer; amiss; feel bad; be upset

不是滋味 不是滋味 bu4 shi4 zi1 wei4
to be upset; to feel disgusted

吃味 吃味 chi1 wei4
to be jealous; to envy

臭味 臭味 chou4 wei4
stink; fumes

臭味相投 臭味相投 chou4 wei4 xiang1 tou2
to share vile habits; partners in notoriety; birds of a feather

串味 串味 chuan4 wei4
to become tainted with the smell of sth else; to pick up an odor

达味 達味 da2 wei4
David (name)

达味王 達味王 da2 wei4 wang2
King David

单调乏味 單調乏味 dan1 diao4 fa2 wei4
monotonous; dull; tedious (idiom)

单味药 單味藥 dan1 wei4 yao4
medicine made from a single herb; drug made from a single substance

淡泊寡味 淡泊寡味 dan4 bo2 gua3 wei4
insipid and tasteless (idiom)

对味儿 對味兒 dui4 wei4 er5
tasty; to one's liking

乏味 乏味 fa2 wei4
tedious

风味 風味 feng1 wei4
distinctive flavor; distinctive style

甘味 甘味 gan1 wei4
sweetness; sweet taste

甘味剂 甘味劑 gan1 wei4 ji4
sweetener

甘味料 甘味料 gan1 wei4 liao4
sweetener

够味 夠味 gou4 wei4
lit. just the right flavor; just right; just the thing; excellent

怪味 怪味 guai4 wei4
strange odor

果味胶糖 果味膠糖 guo3 wei4 jiao1 tang2
jujube

含味隽永 含味雋永 han2 wei4 juan4 yong3
fine, lasting flavor (of literature)

后味 後味 hou4 wei4
after-taste

回味 回味 hui2 wei4
to reflect on; to ponder over; aftertaste

回味无穷 回味無窮 hui2 wei4 wu2 qiong2
leaving a rich aftertaste; (fig.) memorable; lingering in memory

火药味甚浓 火藥味甚濃 huo3 yao4 wei4 shen4 nong2
strong smell of gunpowder; fig. tense situation; stand-off

矫味剂 矯味劑 jiao3 wei4 ji4
corrective agent; flavoring agent

津津有味 津津有味 jin1 jin1 you3 wei4
with keen interest pleasure (idiom); with gusto; to relish; eagerly; with great interest

京味 京味 jing1 wei4
Beijing flavor; Beijing style

酒味 酒味 jiu3 wei4
smell of alcohol; flavoring of rum or other liquor in food; aroma or nose (of wine)

开味 開味 kai1 wei4
whet the appetite

口味 口味 kou3 wei4
a person's preferences; tastes (in food); flavor

枯燥无味 枯燥無味 ku1 zao4 wu2 wei4
tedious; dreary

苦味 苦味 ku3 wei4
bitter taste; bitterness

况味 況味 kuang4 wei4
circumstances; atmosphere; mood

卤味 滷味 lu3 wei4
food prepared by stewing in soy sauce and spices

卤味 鹵味 lu3 wei4
variant of 滷味|卤味

没人味 沒人味 mei2 ren2 wei4
to be lacking in human character

没人味儿 沒人味兒 mei2 ren2 wei4 er5
erhua variant of 沒人味|没人味

没有品味 沒有品味 mei2 you3 pin3 wei4
tasteless

美味 美味 mei3 wei4
delicious; delicious food; delicacy

美味可口 美味可口 mei3 wei4 ke3 kou3
delicious; tasty

耐人寻味 耐人尋味 nai4 ren2 xun2 wei4
thought-provoking; worth thinking over; to provide food for thought

腻味 膩味 ni4 wei5
tired of sth; fed up with

跑味 跑味 pao3 wei4
to lose flavor

跑味儿 跑味兒 pao3 wei4 er5
to lose flavor

品味 品味 pin3 wei4
to sample; to taste; to appreciate; one's taste (i.e. in music, literature, fashion, food and drink etc); good taste

品味生活 品味生活 pin3 wei4 sheng1 huo2
to appreciate life

气味 氣味 qi4 wei4
odor; scent

情味 情味 qing2 wei4
feeling; flavor; sense

趣味 趣味 qu4 wei4
fun; interest; delight; taste; liking; preference

人情味 人情味 ren2 qing2 wei4
human warmth; friendliness; human touch

人情味儿 人情味兒 ren2 qing2 wei4 er5
erhua variant of 人情味

入味 入味 ru4 wei4
tasty; to be absorbed in sth; interesting

赛百味 賽百味 sai4 bai3 wei4
Subway (fast food restaurant)

三味线 三味線 san1 wei4 xian4
shamisen, three-stringed Japanese musical instrument

骚味 騷味 sao1 wei4
foul smell

涩味 澀味 se4 wei4
acerbic (taste); astringent

色香味俱全 色香味俱全 se4 xiang1 wei4 ju4 quan2
to smell, look and taste great

山珍海味 山珍海味 shan1 zhen1 hai3 wei4
exotic delicacies; luxury foodstuff from distant locations

烧味 燒味 shao1 wei4
siu mei; spit-roasted meat dish in Cantonese cuisine

食不知味 食不知味 shi2 bu4 zhi1 wei4
lit. to eat without tasting the food; worried or downhearted (idiom)

食之无味,弃之不甘 食之無味,棄之不甘 shi2 zhi1 wu2 wei4 - qi4 zhi1 bu4 gan1
see 食之無味,棄之可惜|食之无味,弃之可惜

食之无味,弃之可惜 食之無味,棄之可惜 shi2 zhi1 wu2 wei4 - qi4 zhi1 ke3 xi1
lit. to be hardly worth eating, but it would still be a pity to discard it (idiom); fig. some things have little to no value, yet one is still reluctant to part with them

是味儿 是味兒 shi4 wei4 er5
(of food) to have the right taste; (of people) to feel at ease

蒜味 蒜味 suan4 wei4
garlic odor

索然寡味 索然寡味 suo3 ran2 gua3 wei4
dull and insipid

索然无味 索然無味 suo3 ran2 wu2 wei4
dull; insipid

提味 提味 ti2 wei4
to improve taste; to make sth palatable

体味 體味 ti3 wei4
body odor; to appreciate a subtle taste

甜味 甜味 tian2 wei4
sweetness

甜味剂 甜味劑 tian2 wei4 ji4
sweetener (food additive)

调味 調味 tiao2 wei4
seasoning; condiment; flavoring; dressing; essences

调味剂 調味劑 tiao2 wei4 ji4
flavoring agent

调味料 調味料 tiao2 wei4 liao4
seasoning; condiment; flavoring; dressing; essences

调味品 調味品 tiao2 wei4 pin3
seasoning; flavoring

调味肉汁 調味肉汁 tiao2 wei4 rou4 zhi1
gravy

调味汁 調味汁 tiao2 wei4 zhi1
dressing; sauce

玩味 玩味 wan2 wei4
to ruminate; to ponder subtleties

味噌 味噌 wei4 ceng1
miso (traditional Japanese seasoning); also pr.

味噌汤 味噌湯 wei4 ceng1 tang1
miso soup

味道 味道 wei4 dao5
flavor; smell; hint of

味儿 味兒 wei4 er5
taste

味精 味精 wei4 jing1
monosodium glutamate (MSG)

味觉 味覺 wei4 jue2
basic taste

味觉迟钝 味覺遲鈍 wei4 jue2 chi2 dun4
amblygeustia; loss of food taste

味蕾 味蕾 wei4 lei3
taste bud(s)

味美思酒 味美思酒 wei4 mei3 si1 jiu3
vermouth (loanword); Italian spiced fortified wine

味素 味素 wei4 su4
monosodium glutamate (MSG)

味同嚼蜡 味同嚼蠟 wei4 tong2 jiao2 la4
tastes as if one is chewing wax (idiom); tasteless; insipid

味之素 味之素 wei4 zhi1 su4
Ajinomoto, Japanese food and chemical corporation

无味 無味 wu2 wei4
tasteless; odorless

五味 五味 wu3 wei4
the five flavors, namely: sweet 甜, sour 酸, bitter 苦, spicy hot 辣, salty 鹹|咸; all kinds of flavors

五味俱全 五味俱全 wu3 wei4 ju4 quan2
a complete gamut of all five flavors (idiom); every flavor under the sun

五味杂陈 五味雜陳 wu3 wei4 za2 chen2
with complex feelings (idiom)

五味子 五味子 wu3 wei4 zi3
schizandra (Schisandra chinensis); Magnolia vine

细细品味 細細品味 xi4 xi4 pin3 wei4
to savor; to relish

鲜味 鮮味 xian1 wei4
umami, one of the five basic tastes (cookery)

香味 香味 xiang1 wei4
fragrance; bouquet; sweet smell

香味扑鼻 香味撲鼻 xiang1 wei4 pu1 bi2
exotic odors assail the nostrils (idiom)

兴味 興味 xing4 wei4
interest; taste

寻味 尋味 xun2 wei4
to think sth over

洋味 洋味 yang2 wei4
Western taste; Western style

野味 野味 ye3 wei4
game; wild animals and birds hunted for food or sport

一味 一味 yi1 wei4
blindly; invariably

意味 意味 yi4 wei4
meaning; implication; flavor; overtone; to mean; to imply; (Tw) to get a sense of

意味深长 意味深長 yi4 wei4 shen1 chang2
profound; significant; meaningful

意味着 意味著 yi4 wei4 zhe5
to signify; to mean; to imply

有味 有味 you3 wei4
tasty

原味 原味 yuan2 wei4
authentic taste; plain cooked; natural flavor (without spices and seasonings)

原汁原味 原汁原味 yuan2 zhi1 yuan2 wei4
original; authentic

韵味 韻味 yun4 wei4
implicit charm in rhyme or sound; hinted appeal; interest

珍馐美味 珍饈美味 zhen1 xiu1 mei3 wei4
delicacy and fine taste (idiom); a wonderful treat

值得品味 值得品味 zhi2 de5 pin3 wei4
worth tasting; you should try it

重口味 重口味 zhong4 kou3 wei4
(slang) intense; hardcore

滋味 滋味 zi1 wei4
taste; flavor; feeling

走味 走味 zou3 wei4
to lose flavor

走味儿 走味兒 zou3 wei4 er5
erhua variant of 走味