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English Definitionto rinse; to wash; to develop (photographic film)
Simplified Script冲洗
Traditional Script沖洗
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄨㄥ ㄒㄧˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cung1sai2
Word Decomposition
chōng(of water) to dash against; to mix with water; to infuse; to rinse; to flush; to develop (a film); to rise in the air; to clash; to collide with
to wash; to bathe; to develop (photo)

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冲天chōngtiānto soar; to rocket
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冲刷chōngshuāto cleanse; to scrub; to scour; to wash down; to erode; to wash away
冲剂chōngjìmedicine to be taken after being mixed with water (or other liquid)
Words With Same Tail Word    
干洗gānxǐto dry clean; dry cleaning
劫洗jiéxǐto loot; plunder
受洗shòuxǐto receive baptism; baptized
拆洗chāixǐto unpick and wash (e.g. padded garment)
搓洗cuōxǐto rub clean (garments); to scrub
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