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English Definitionplan; idea; decision; Beijing pr. [zhu2 yi5]
Simplified Script主意
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinzhǔyi, also pr. zhǔyì
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄨˇ ㄧ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)zyu2ji3
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
zhǔowner; master; host; individual or party concerned; God; Lord; main; to indicate or signify; trump card (in card games)
idea; meaning; thought; to think; wish; desire; intention; to expect; to anticipate; Italy; Italian; abbr. for 意大利

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Words With Same Head Word    
主要zhǔyàomain; principal; major; primary
主席zhǔxíchairperson; premier; chairman
主任zhǔrèndirector; head
主张zhǔzhāngto advocate; to stand for; view; position; stand; proposition; viewpoint; assertion
主人zhǔrénmaster; host; owner
Words With Same Tail Word    
拿主意ná zhǔyito make a decision; to make up one's mind
抢生意qiǎng shēngyito undercut competitors; to hustle; to compete for business
馊主意sōu zhǔyirotten idea
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