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English Definitionpower cut
Simplified Script停电
Traditional Script停電
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄊㄧㄥˊ ㄉㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ting4din6
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (动宾式) verb object
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
tíngto stop; to halt; to park (a car)
diànelectric; electricity; electrical

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
停止tíngzhǐto stop; to halt; to cease
停车tíngchēto pull up (stop one's vehicle); to park; (of a machine) to stop working; to stall
停留tíngliúto stay somewhere temporarily; to stop over
停滞tíngzhìstagnation; at a standstill; bogged down
停顿tíngdùnto halt; to break off; pause (in speech)
Words With Same Tail Word    
发电fādiànto generate electricity; to send a telegram
无线电wúxiàn diànwireless
回电huídiànto reply to a telegram; to wire back
致电zhìdiànto phone; to telegram
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