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English Definitionto discard; to abandon
Simplified Script丢弃
Traditional Script丟棄
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧㄡ ㄑㄧˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)diu1hei3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
diūto lose; to put aside; to throw
to abandon; to relinquish; to discard; to throw away

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
丢人diūrénto lose face
丢脸diūliǎnto lose face; humiliation
丢失diūshīto lose; lost
丢三落四diū sān là sìforgetful; empty-headed
丢下diūxiàto abandon
Words With Same Tail Word    
放弃fàngqìto renounce; to abandon; to give up
抛弃pāoqìto abandon; to discard; to renounce; to dump (somebody)
废弃fèiqìto discard; to abandon (old ways); to invalidate
遗弃yíqìto leave; to abandon
割弃gēqìto discard; to abandon; to give (something) up
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