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English Definitionto approach
Simplified Script仅为
Traditional Script僅為
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄣˇ ㄨㄟˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gan2wai4
Word Decomposition
jǐnbarely; only; merely
wéias (in the capacity of); to take something as; to act as; to serve as; to behave as; to become; to be; to do; by (in the passive voice)

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Words With Same Head Word    
仅仅jǐnjǐnbarely; only; merely; only (this and nothing more)
仅供jǐngōngonly for
仅次于jǐn cìyúsecond only to...; (in second place) preceded only by...
仅作参考jǐn zuò cānkǎofor reference only
Words With Same Tail Word    
认为rènwéito believe; to think; to consider; to feel
以为yǐwéito believe; to think; to consider; to be under the impression
成为chéngwéito become; to turn into
作为zuòwéione's conduct; deed; activity; accomplishment; achievement; to act as; as (in the capacity of); qua; to view as; to look upon (something as); to take something to be
行为xíngwéiaction; conduct; behavior; activity
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