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English Definitionmission; assignment; task; duty; role
Simplified Script任务
Traditional Script任務
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄖㄣˋ ㄨ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)jam6mou6
Measure Words,
Word Decomposition
rènto assign; to appoint; to take up a post; office; responsibility; to let; to allow; to give free rein to; no matter (how, what etc); measure word for the number of terms served in office, post, or rank; (Chinese surname)
affair; business; matter; to be engaged in; to attend to; by all means

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
任何rènhéany; whatever; whichever; whatsoever
任性rènxìngwillful; headstrong; unruly
任意rènyìarbitrary; at will; at random
任命rènmìngto appoint and nominate; (job) appointment
任期rènqīterm of office
Words With Same Tail Word    
特务tèwuspecial assignment (military); special agent; operative; spy
多任务duō rènwumulti-task
子任务zǐ rènwusubtask
网路特务wǎnglù tèwuInternet troll (agent provocateur on forums etc)
首要任务shǒuyào rènwumost important task
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