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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A large and hurried swallow.
  2. A spasmodic reflex of the throat made as if in swallowing.
(动) As a verb
  1. Utter or make a noise, as when swallowing too quickly.
  2. To swallow hurriedly or greedily or in one draught.
Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (名) noun
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吞咽tūnyànto swallow; to gulp
忍气吞声rěnqì tūnshēngto submit to humiliation (idiom); to suffer in silence; to swallow one's anger; to grin and bear it
yān(same as ) to swallow; to gulp, to be choked with food, (same as ) respectful; venerable
xiáto swallow; to gulp, an auxiliary; usually at the end of a sentence to beg or request for something
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