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不过
Main
English Definitiononly; merely; no more than; but; however; anyway (to get back to a previous topic); cannot be more (after adjectival)
Simplified Script不过
Traditional Script不過
Pinyinbùguò
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
búguò
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄨˋ ㄍㄨㄛˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bat1gwo3
Part of Speech(连) conjunction, (副) adverb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Basic,Intermediate
Word Decomposition
(negative prefix); not; no
guòto cross; to go over; to pass (time); to celebrate (a holiday); to live; to get along; excessively; too-; fault; mistake; (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    
通过tōngguòby means of; through; via; to pass through; to get through; to adopt; to pass (a bill or inspection etc); to switch over
经过jīngguòto pass; to go through; process; course
超过chāoguòto surpass; to exceed; to outstrip
度过dùguòto pass; to spend (time); to survive; to get through
难过nánguòto feel sad; to feel unwell; (of life) to be difficult
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