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保护
Main
English Definitionto protect; to defend; to safeguard; protection
Simplified Script保护
Traditional Script保護
Pinyinbǎohù
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄠˇ ㄏㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bou2wu6
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
bǎoto defend; to protect; to keep; to guarantee; to ensure; Bulgaria; Bulgarian; abbr. for 保加利亚
to protect

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Words With Same Head Word    
保持bǎochíto keep; to maintain; to hold; to preserve
保证bǎozhèngguarantee; to guarantee; to ensure; to safeguard; to pledge
保留bǎoliúto retain; to continue to have; to preserve; to maintain; to reserve; reservations; to hold back (approval or acceptance)
保卫bǎowèito defend; to safeguard
保存bǎocúnto conserve; to preserve; to keep; to save (a file etc) (computing)
Words With Same Tail Word    
维护wéihùto defend; to safeguard; to protect; to uphold; to maintain
拥护yōnghùto endorse; to support
爱护àihùto cherish; to treasure; to take care of; to love and protect
辩护biànhùto speak in defense of; to argue in favor of; to defend; to plead
防护fánghùto defend; to protect
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