to think; to believe; to suppose; to wish; to want; to miss (feel wistful about the absence of sb or sth)

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暗想 暗想 an4 xiang3
think to oneself

不堪设想 不堪設想 bu4 kan1 she4 xiang3
too horrible to contemplate; unthinkable; inconceivable

不想 不想 bu4 xiang3

猜想 猜想 cai1 xiang3
to guess; to conjecture; to suppose; to suspect

畅想 暢想 chang4 xiang3
to think freely; unfettered imagination

痴想 痴想 chi1 xiang3
to daydream; wishful thinking; pipe dream

痴心妄想 痴心妄想 chi1 xin1 wang4 xiang3
to be carried away by one's wishful thinking (idiom); to labor under a delusion; wishful thinking

初步设想 初步設想 chu1 bu4 she4 xiang3
tentative idea

揣想 揣想 chuai3 xiang3
to conjecture

断想 斷想 duan4 xiang3
brief commentary

对比联想 對比聯想 dui4 bi3 lian2 xiang3
word association; association of ideas

发想 發想 fa1 xiang3
to come up with an idea; generation of ideas; inspiration

封建思想 封建思想 feng1 jian4 si1 xiang3
feudal way of thinking

浮想 浮想 fu2 xiang3
passing thought; an idea that comes into one's head; recollection

浮想联翩 浮想聯翩 fu2 xiang3 lian2 pian1
to let one's imagination roam

富于想像 富於想像 fu4 yu2 xiang3 xiang4

感想 感想 gan3 xiang3
impressions; reflections; thoughts

哥德巴赫猜想 哥德巴赫猜想 ge1 de2 ba1 he4 cai1 xiang3
the Goldbach conjecture in number theory

构想 構想 gou4 xiang3
to conceive; concept

构想图 構想圖 gou4 xiang3 tu2
notional diagram (i.e. made-up picture or artist's impression for news story)

观想 觀想 guan1 xiang3
to visualize (Buddhist practice)

胡思乱想 胡思亂想 hu2 si1 luan4 xiang3
to indulge in flights of fancy (idiom); to let one's imagination run wild

胡想 胡想 hu2 xiang3
see 胡思亂想|胡思乱想

幻想 幻想 huan4 xiang3
delusion; fantasy

回想 回想 hui2 xiang3
to recall; to recollect; to think back

假想 假想 jia3 xiang3
imaginary; virtual; to imagine; hypothesis

科学幻想 科學幻想 ke1 xue2 huan4 xiang3
science fiction

可想而知 可想而知 ke3 xiang3 er2 zhi1
it is obvious that...; as one can well imagine...

可想像 可想像 ke3 xiang3 xiang4

空想 空想 kong1 xiang3
daydream; fantasy; to fantasize

空想社会主义 空想社會主義 kong1 xiang3 she4 hui4 zhu3 yi4
utopian socialism

苦思冥想 苦思冥想 ku3 si1 ming2 xiang3
to consider from all angles (idiom); to think hard; to rack one's brains

狂想 狂想 kuang2 xiang3
fantasy; illusion; vain dream

狂想曲 狂想曲 kuang2 xiang3 qu3
rhapsody (music)

理想 理想 li3 xiang3
an ideal; a dream; ideal; perfect

理想国 理想國 li3 xiang3 guo2
ideal state; utopia

理想国 理想國 li3 xiang3 guo2
Plato's "The Republic" (c. 380 BC)

理想化 理想化 li3 xiang3 hua4
to idealize

理想主义 理想主義 li3 xiang3 zhu3 yi4

联想 聯想 lian2 xiang3
abbr. for 聯想集團|联想集团

联想 聯想 lian2 xiang3
to associate (cognitively); to make an associative connection; mental association; word prediction and auto-complete functions of input method editing programs

联想集团 聯想集團 lian2 xiang3 ji2 tuan2
Lenovo Group (PRC computer firm)

联想起 聯想起 lian2 xiang3 qi3
to associate; to think of

联想学习 聯想學習 lian2 xiang3 xue2 xi2
associative learning

料想 料想 liao4 xiang3
to expect; to presume; to think (sth is likely)

毛泽东思想 毛澤東思想 mao2 ze2 dong1 si1 xiang3
Mao Zedong Thought; Maoism

没想到 沒想到 mei2 xiang3 dao4
didn't expect

梦想 夢想 meng4 xiang3
(fig.) to dream of; dream

梦想家 夢想家 meng4 xiang3 jia1
dreamer; visionary

冥思苦想 冥思苦想 ming2 si1 ku3 xiang3
to consider from all angles (idiom); to think hard; to rack one's brains

冥想 冥想 ming2 xiang3
to meditate; meditation

瞑想 瞑想 ming2 xiang3
to muse; to think deeply; contemplation; meditation

默想 默想 mo4 xiang3
silent contemplation; to meditate; to think in silence

绮想 綺想 qi3 xiang3
fantasies; imaginings

跂想 跂想 qi3 xiang3
to expect anxiously

绮想曲 綺想曲 qi3 xiang3 qu3
capriccio (music)

儒家思想 儒家思想 ru2 jia1 si1 xiang3
Confucian thoughts; the thinking of the Confucian school

涉想 涉想 she4 xiang3
to imagine; to consider

设想 設想 she4 xiang3
to imagine; to assume; to envisage; tentative plan; to have consideration for

试想 試想 shi4 xiang3
just think!; imagine that!

思前想后 思前想後 si1 qian2 xiang3 hou4
to consider past cause and future effect (idiom); to think over the past and future; to ponder over reasons and connection

思想 思想 si1 xiang3
thought; thinking; idea; ideology

思想包袱 思想包袱 si1 xiang3 bao1 fu5
sth weighing on one's mind

思想家 思想家 si1 xiang3 jia1

思想交流 思想交流 si1 xiang3 jiao1 liu2
exchange of ideas

思想库 思想庫 si1 xiang3 ku4
think tank (committee set up to study a problem)

思想史 思想史 si1 xiang3 shi3
intellectual history

思想体系 思想體系 si1 xiang3 ti3 xi4
system of thought; ideology

思想顽钝 思想頑鈍 si1 xiang3 wan2 dun4
blunt thinking; apathy

思想意识 思想意識 si1 xiang3 yi4 shi2

所想 所想 suo3 xiang3
what one considers; one's thoughts

同一个世界,同一个梦想 同一個世界,同一個夢想 tong2 yi1 ge4 shi4 jie4 - tong2 yi1 ge4 meng4 xiang3
One world - one dream, motto of 2008 Beijing Olympic games

统一思想 統一思想 tong3 yi1 si1 xiang3
with the same idea in mind; with a common purpose

突发奇想 突發奇想 tu1 fa1 qi2 xiang3
suddenly have a thought (idiom); suddenly be inspired to do something

推想 推想 tui1 xiang3
to reckon; to infer; to imagine

妄想 妄想 wang4 xiang3
to attempt vainly; a vain attempt; delusion

妄想狂 妄想狂 wang4 xiang3 kuang2
paranoia; megalomaniac

妄想症 妄想症 wang4 xiang3 zheng4
delusional disorder; (fig.) paranoia

遐想 遐想 xia2 xiang3
reverie; daydream; to be lost in wild and fanciful thoughts

想必 想必 xiang3 bi4
presumably; probably; in all likelihood; surely

想不到 想不到 xiang3 bu5 dao4
unexpected; hard to imagine; it had not occurred to me; who could have thought that

想不开 想不開 xiang3 bu5 kai1
cannot figure out; to be unable to take a lighter view; to take things too hard; to be depressed; to fret over trifles

想不通 想不通 xiang3 bu5 tong1
unable to understand; unable to get over

想出 想出 xiang3 chu1
to figure out; to work out (a solution etc); to think up; to come up with (an idea etc)

想当然 想當然 xiang3 dang1 ran2
to take sth for granted

想倒美 想倒美 xiang3 dao3 mei3
see 想得美

想到 想到 xiang3 dao4
to think of; to call to mind; to anticipate

想得美 想得美 xiang3 de2 mei3
in your dreams!; as if!; You wish!; I wish that were so

想得开 想得開 xiang3 de5 kai1
to not take to heart; to be free of worried thoughts; to adopt a lighthearted perspective; lighthearted

想法 想法 xiang3 fa3
way of thinking; opinion; notion; to think of a way (to do sth)

想方设法 想方設法 xiang3 fang1 she4 fa3
to think up every possible method (idiom); to devise ways and means; to try this, that and the other

想家 想家 xiang3 jia1

想见 想見 xiang3 jian4
to infer; to gather

想开 想開 xiang3 kai1
to get over (a shock, bereavement etc); to avoid dwelling on unpleasant things; to accept the situation and move on

想来 想來 xiang3 lai2
it may be assumed that

想念 想念 xiang3 nian4
to miss; to remember with longing; to long to see again

想起 想起 xiang3 qi3
to recall; to think of; to call to mind

想起来 想起來 xiang3 qi5 lai5
to remember; to recall

想入非非 想入非非 xiang3 ru4 fei1 fei1
to indulge in fantasy (idiom); to let one's imagination run wild

想睡 想睡 xiang3 shui4
drowsy; sleepy

想通 想通 xiang3 tong1
to figure out; to realize; to become convinced; to come round (to an idea); to get over it

想头 想頭 xiang3 tou5
(coll.) idea; hope

想想看 想想看 xiang3 xiang3 kan4
to think about it

想象 想象 xiang3 xiang4
to imagine; to fancy

想像 想像 xiang3 xiang4
to imagine; to conceive of; to visualize; imagination

想象力 想象力 xiang3 xiang4 li4

想像力 想像力 xiang3 xiang4 li4
conception; imagination

想要 想要 xiang3 yao4
to want to; to feel like; to fancy; to care for sb; desirous of

新思想 新思想 xin1 si1 xiang3
new ideas

心想 心想 xin1 xiang3
to think to oneself; to think; to assume

心想事成 心想事成 xin1 xiang3 shi4 cheng2
to have one's wishes come true; wish you the best!

休想 休想 xiu1 xiang3
don't think (that); don't imagine (that)

臆想狂 臆想狂 yi4 xian3 kuang2

臆想 臆想 yi4 xiang3
subjective idea

意想不到 意想不到 yi4 xiang3 bu4 dao4
unexpected; previously unimagined

异想天开 異想天開 yi4 xiang3 tian1 kai1
to imagine the wildest thing; to indulge in fantasy

臆想症 臆想症 yi4 xiang3 zheng4

有人想你 有人想你 you3 ren2 xiang3 ni3
Bless you! (after a sneeze)

又想当婊子又想立牌坊 又想當婊子又想立牌坊 you4 xiang3 dang1 biao3 zi5 you4 xiang3 li4 pai2 fang1
lit. to lead the life of a whore but still want a monument put up to one's chastity (idiom); fig. to have bad intentions but still want a good reputation; to want to have one's cake and eat it too

预想 預想 yu4 xiang3
to anticipate; to expect

远大理想 遠大理想 yuan3 da4 li3 xiang3
lofty ideal

朝思暮想 朝思暮想 zhao1 si1 mu4 xiang3
to yearn for sth day and night (idiom)

政治思想 政治思想 zheng4 zhi4 si1 xiang3
political thought; ideology

主体思想 主體思想 zhu3 ti3 si1 xiang3
Juche Idea (North Korean ideology of political, economic and military independence)

追想 追想 zhui1 xiang3
to recall

着想 著想 zhuo2 xiang3
to give thought (to others); to consider (other people's needs); also pr.

最终幻想 最終幻想 zui4 zhong1 huan4 xiang3
Final Fantasy (video game)

左思右想 左思右想 zuo3 si1 you4 xiang3
to turn over in one's mind (idiom); to think through from different angles; to ponder