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English Definitionhabit; custom; usual practice; to be used to
Simplified Script习惯
Traditional Script習慣
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧˊ ㄍㄨㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zaap6gwaan3
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (动) verb, (助动) auxiliary verb
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=3; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
to practice; to study; habit; (Chinese surname)
guànaccustomed to; used to; indulge; to spoil (a child)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
习题xítíschool work exercises
习俗xísúcustom; tradition; local tradition; convention
习字xízìto practice writing characters
习得xídéto learn; to acquire (some skill through practice); acquisition
习性xíxìngcharacter acquired through long habit; habits and properties
Words With Same Tail Word    
娇惯jiāoguànto pamper; to coddle; to spoil
看惯kànguànto be used to the sight of
过惯guòguànto be accustomed to (a certain lifestyle etc)
使习惯shǐ xíguànto accustom
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