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做鬼
Main
English Definitionto play tricks; to cheat; to get up to mischief; to become a ghost; to give up the ghost
Simplified Script做鬼
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinzuòguǐ
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄗㄨㄛˋ ㄍㄨㄟˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zou6gwai2
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
guǐghost; demon; terrible; damnable; clever; sly; crafty; sinister plot; (suffix for somebody with a certain vice or addiction etc); one of the 28 constellations

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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    
胆小鬼dǎnxiǎo guǐcoward
小鬼xiǎoguǐlittle demon (term of endearment for a child); mischievous child; imp
搞鬼gǎoguǐto make mischief; to play tricks in secret
魔鬼móguǐdevil
五鬼wǔguǐfive chief demons of folklore personifying pestilence; also written 五瘟神
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