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倒空
Main
English Definitionto empty (a bag); to turn inside out; to turn out
Simplified Script倒空
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyindàokōng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄠˋ ㄎㄨㄥ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dou3hung1
Word Decomposition
dàoto place upside down; to invert; to pour; to throw out; to move backwards; however; actually; as a matter of fact; contrary to expectation
kōngempty; air; sky; in vain

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Words With Same Head Word    
倒退dàotuìto fall back; to go in reverse
倒数dàoshùinverse number; reciprocal (math.)
倒位dàowèiinversion
倒像dàoxiànginverted image; reversed image (e.g. upside down)
倒刺dàocìbarb; barbed tip (e.g. of fishhook)
Words With Same Tail Word    
航空hángkōngaviation
天空tiānkōngsky
太空tàikōngouter space
上空shàngkōngoverhead; in the sky
高空gāokōnghigh altitude
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