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English Definitionto lean on; to rely upon
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Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄧˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ji2
Part of Speech(动) verb
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Words With Same Head Word    
倚仗yǐzhàngto lean on; to rely on
倚赖yǐlàito rely on; to be dependent on
倚重yǐzhòngto rely heavily upon
倚靠yǐkàoto lean on; to rest against; to rely on; support; backing; back of a chair
倚栏望月yǐ lán wàngyuèto lean against the railings and look at the moon (idiom)
Words With Same Tail Word    
凭倚píngyǐto rely on
斜倚xiéyǐto recline
背倚bèiyǐto have one's back against; to lean against; to be backed up by (a mountain etc)
相倚xiāngyǐto depend on each other
不偏不倚bùpiān bù yǐeven-handed; impartial; unbiased; exact; just
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