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Main
English Definitionto sit; to take a seat; to take (a bus, airplane etc); to bear fruit; variant of ; (Chinese surname)
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Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinzuò
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄗㄨㄛˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)co5
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=1; TOP=Basic

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Words With Same Head Word    
坐班zuòbānto work office hours; on duty
坐牢zuòláoto be imprisoned
坐镇zuòzhèn(of a commanding officer) to keep watch; to oversee
坐下zuòxiato sit down
坐落zuòluòto be situated; to be located (of a building)
Words With Same Tail Word    
乘坐chéngzuòto ride (in a vehicle)
并坐bìngzuòto sit together
反坐fǎnzuòto sentence the accuser (and free the falsely accused defendant)
围坐wéizuòto sit in a circle; seated around (a narrator)
后坐hòuzuòrecoil (of a gun); backlash
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