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English Definitionto stop; to halt; to park (a car)
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Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄊㄧㄥˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ting4
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Basic

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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    
暂停zàntíngto suspend; time-out (e.g. in sports); stoppage; pause (media player)
悬停xuántíngto hover (helicopter, computer mouse etc)
消停xiāotíngto calm down; to stop; to pause; calmly; peaceful; restful
调停tiáotíngto reconcile; to mediate; to bring warring parties to agreement; to arbitrate
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