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一起
Main
English Definitionin the same place; together; with; altogether (in total)
Simplified Script一起
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinyīqǐ
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
yìqǐ
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧ ㄑㄧˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jat1hei2
Part of Speech(副) adverb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=2; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
one; 1; single; a (article); as soon as; entire; whole; all; throughout; "one" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 1); also pr. [yao1] for greater clarity when spelling out numbers digit by digit
to rise; to raise; to get up; to set out; to start; to appear; to launch; to initiate (action); to draft; to establish; to get (from a depot or counter); verb suffix, to start; (before place or time) starting from; measure word for occurrences or unpredictable events: case, instance; measure word for groups: batch, group

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Words With Same Head Word    
一些yīxiēsome; a few; a little
一直yīzhístraight (in a straight line); continuously; always; from the beginning of ... up to ...; all along
一切yīqièeverything; every; all
一样yīyàngsame; like; equal to; the same as; just like
一般yībānsame; ordinary; so-so; common; general; generally; in general
Words With Same Tail Word    
对不起duì bù qǐunworthy; to let down; I'm sorry; excuse me; pardon me; if you please; sorry? (please repeat)
从…起cóng … qǐstarting from …
引起yǐnqǐto give rise to; to lead to; to cause; to arouse
兴起xīngqǐto rise; to spring up; to burgeon; to be aroused; to come into vogue
发起fāqǐto originate; to initiate; to launch (an attack, an initiative etc); to start; to propose something (for the first time)
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