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English Definitionnot to allow; must not; can't
Simplified Script不许
Traditional Script不許
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄨˋ ㄒㄩˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bat1heoi2
Part of Speech(动) verb, (副) adverb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
(negative prefix); not; no
to allow; to permit; to promise; to praise; somewhat; perhaps; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
不同bùtóngdifferent; distinct; not the same; not alike
不久bùjiǔnot long (after); before too long; soon; soon after
不错bùcuòcorrect; right; not bad; pretty good
不但bùdànnot only (... but also...)
不如bùrúnot equal to; not as good as; inferior to; it would be better to
Words With Same Tail Word    
也许yěxǔperhaps; maybe
允许yǔnxǔto permit; to allow
容许róngxǔto permit; to allow
或许huòxǔperhaps; maybe
准许zhǔnxǔto allow; to grant; to permit
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