English translation of '离'
- (= 分离)
leave (pt, pp left)
leave the country
- (= 距离)
be far away from
⇒ 我家离办公室不太远。(Wǒ jiā lí bàngōngshì bù tài yuǎn.)
My home is quite near to the office.
- (= 缺少)
⇒ 成功离不开奋斗和自信心。(Chénggōng lí bù kāi fèndòu hé zìxìnxīn.)
There can be no achievement without diligence and self-confidence.
离 (lí) is used to express separation of two things, or distance of one thing from another: to say that X is far away from Y, say "X 离Y远", e.g. 我家离火车站不远 (wǒ jiā lí huǒchēzhàn bù yuǎn) (my home is not far from the train station).
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Translation of 离 from the Collins Chinese to English Dictionary