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English Definition(negative prefix); not; no
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(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄅㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bat1
Part of Speech(副) adverb, (词头) prefix
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=1; TOP=Basic

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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    
毫不háobùhardly; not in the least; not at all
不得不bùdé bùhave no choice or option but to; cannot but; have to; can't help it; can't avoid
要不yàobùotherwise; or else; how about...?; either... (or...)
绝不juébùin no way; not in the least; absolutely not
从不cóngbùnever
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