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性命
Simplified 性命
Traditional 性命
Related words 性命攸关 
Pin Yin
xing4 ming4
English
  • life
Examples:
1. 为了抢救那位重伤战士的性命,外科医生决定将他的左腿截去。
"In order to save the seriously wounded soldier, the surgeon decided to take off his left leg."
2. 这个辩护律师难道打算丝毫不想方法,就把他的委托人的性命轻易送掉吗?
Did this attorney mean to throw away his client's life without an effort?
3. 他企图谋杀一个人的性命
He attempted a person's life.
4. 他冒着生命危险救了我的性命
He saved my life at the risk of losing his own.
5. 他勇敢地救了三个人的性命
His fearless rescue saved five lives.
6. 我敢拿性命来担保.
I' d stake my life on it, ie I' m very confident about it.
7. 他动一动或开枪都是不可能的,那样则会断送性命
It always seemed impossible he would move or fire his gun, expose his life.
8. 与她稍作嬉戏就会使无足轻重的小事变得性命攸关。
Slight dalliance with her makes the very diminutive seem as big as life.
9. 这位母亲衷心感谢那位救了她儿子的性命的人。
The mother thanked the man from the bottom of her heart for saving her son's life.
10. 有一句关于葬送了猫的性命的谚语。
There is a proverb with reference to the killing of cats.