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English Definitionto promote (an idea or cause); to advance; boost
Simplified Script促进
Traditional Script促進
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄘㄨˋ ㄐㄧㄣˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cuk1zeon3
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
urgent; hurried; to urge; to promote; to urge haste; close; intimate
jìnto go forward; to advance; advanced; to go in; to enter; to put in; to submit; to take in; to admit; (math.) base of a number system; measure word for sections in a building or residential compound

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
促使cùshǐto induce; to promote; to urge; to impel; to bring about; to provoke; to drive (somebody to do something); to catalyze; to actuate; to contribute to (some development)
促销cùxiāoto promote sales
促成cùchéngto facilitate; to effect
促动cùdòngto motivate
促弦cùxiánto tighten the strings (of a musical instrument)
Words With Same Tail Word    
先进xiānjìnadvanced (technology); to advance
改进gǎijìnto improve; to make better
前进qiánjìnto go forward; to forge ahead; to advance; onward
引进yǐnjìnto recommend; to introduce (from outside)
增进zēngjìnto promote; to enhance; to further; to advance (a cause etc)
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