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English Definitionto understand; to realize; to find out
See alsoliǎojiě to understand; to realize; to find out (from traditional character 瞭解)
Simplified Script了解
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄧㄠˇ ㄐㄧㄝˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)liu5gaai2
Word Decomposition
liǎoto finish; to achieve; variant of ; to understand clearly
jiěto divide; to break up; to split; to separate; to dissolve; to solve; to melt; to remove; to untie; to loosen; to open; to emancipate; to explain; to understand; to know; a solution; a dissection

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
了不起liǎo bù qǐamazing; terrific; extraordinary
了了liǎoliǎoto realize clearly; to settle a matter; to get it over with
了事liǎoshìto dispose of a matter; to be done with it
了债liǎozhàito repay one's debt
了却liǎoquèto resolve; to settle
Words With Same Tail Word    
理解lǐjiěto comprehend; to understand; comprehension; understanding
谅解liàngjiěto understand; to make allowances for; understanding
分解fēnjiěto resolve; to decompose; to break down
见解jiànjiěopinion; view; understanding
误解wùjiěto misunderstand; to misread; misunderstanding
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