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English Definitionto work; to do manual labor
Simplified Script做生活
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinzuò shēnghuó
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄗㄨㄛˋ ㄕㄥ ㄏㄨㄛˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zou6 sang1wut6
Word Decomposition
zuòto do; to make; to produce; to write; to compose; to act as; to engage in; to hold (a party); to be; to become; to function (in some capacity); to serve as; to be used for; to form (a bond or relationship); to pretend; to feign; to act a part; to put on appearance
生活shēnghuólife; activity; to live; livelihood

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
做法zuòfǎway of handling something; method for making; work method; recipe; practice
做梦zuòmèngto dream; to have a dream; fig. illusion; fantasy; pipe dream
做客zuòkèto be a guest or visitor
做事zuòshìto work; to handle matters; to have a job
做菜zuòcàito cook; cooking
Words With Same Tail Word    
夜生活yè shēnghuónight life
性生活xìng shēnghuósex life
讨生活tǎo shēnghuóto eke out a living; to live from hand to mouth; to drift aimlessly
新生活xīnshēng huónew life
私生活sīshēng huóprivate life
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