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English Definitionto lift; to hold up; to cite; to enumerate; to act; to raise; to choose; to elect; act; move; deed
See also variant of (from traditional character )
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Traditional Script
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄐㄩˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)geoi2
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Basic

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
举行jǔxíngto hold (a meeting, ceremony etc)
举办jǔbànto conduct; to hold
举手jǔshǒuto raise a hand; to put up one's hand (as signal)
举例jǔlìto give an example
举动jǔdòngact; action; activity; move; movement
Words With Same Tail Word    
选举xuǎnjǔto elect; election
列举lièjǔa list; to list; to enumerate
一举yījǔa move; an action; in one move; at a stroke; in one go
检举jiǎnjǔto report (an offense to the authorities); to inform against somebody
轻而易举qīng ér yì jǔeasy; with no difficulty
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