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凋零
Main
English Definitionwithered; wilted; to wither; to fade; to decay
Simplified Script凋零
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyindiāolíng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧㄠ ㄌㄧㄥˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)diu1ling4
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
diāowithered
língzero; nought; zero sign; fractional; fragmentary; odd (of numbers); (placed between two numbers to indicate a smaller quantity followed by a larger one); fraction; (in mathematics) remainder (after division); extra; to wither and fall; to wither

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
凋敝diāobìimpoverished; destitute; hard; depressed (of business); tattered; ragged
凋落diāoluòto wither (and drop off); to wilt; to pass away
凋谢diāoxièto wither; to wilt; wizened
Words With Same Tail Word    
找零zhǎolíngto give change; change money
拾零shílíngto pick up bits; to collect scrap material; tidbits; gleanings (used as gossip)
涕零tìlíngto shed tears; to weep
清零qīnglíng(computing) to clear memory; to reset; to zero (a hard drive)
漂零piāolíngvariant of 飄零
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