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休养
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English Definitionto recuperate; to recover; to convalesce
Simplified Script休养
Traditional Script休養
Pinyinxiūyǎng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄡ ㄧㄤˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jau1joeng5
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
xiūto rest; to stop doing something for a period of time; to cease; (imperative) don't; (Chinese surname)
yǎngto raise (animals); to bring up (children); to keep (pets); to support; to give birth

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Words With Same Head Word    
休息xiūxirest; to rest
休假xiūjiàto take a vacation; to go on holiday
休闲xiūxiánleisure; relaxation; not working; idle; to enjoy leisure; to lie fallow
休克xiūkèshock (loanword); to go into shock
休兵xiūbīngto cease fire; armistice; rested troops
Words With Same Tail Word    
营养yíngyǎngnutrition; nourishment
培养péiyǎngto cultivate; to breed; to foster; to nurture; to educate; to groom (for a position); education; fostering; culture (biology)
饲养sìyǎngto raise; to rear
修养xiūyǎngaccomplishment; training; self-cultivation
抚养fǔyǎngto foster; to bring up; to raise
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