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English Definitionto stay warm; to protect against the cold
Simplified Script保暖
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄠˇ ㄋㄨㄢˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bou2nyun5
Part of Speech(动) verb
Word Decomposition
bǎoto defend; to protect; to keep; to guarantee; to ensure; Bulgaria; Bulgarian; abbr. for 保加利亚
nuǎnwarm; to warm

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
保护bǎohùto protect; to defend; to safeguard; protection
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
Words With Same Tail Word    
冷暖lěngnuǎnlit. daily changes of temperature; fig. well-being; somebody's comfort, health, prosperity, etc.
取暖qǔnuǎnto warm oneself (by a fire etc)
和暖hénuǎnpleasantly warm (weather)
回暖huínuǎn(of the weather) to warm up again
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