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English Definitionslang; argot; private language used as secret code
See alsoqiēkǒu incision; notch; slit; gash; margin of a page; trimmed edge (of a page in a book)
Simplified Script切口
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧㄝˋ ㄎㄡˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cit3hau2
Word Decomposition
qièdefinitely; absolutely (not); (scoffing or dismissive interjection) Yeah, right.; Tut!; close to; eager; to correspond to
kǒumouth; measure word for things with mouths (people, domestic animals, cannons, wells etc); measure word for bites or mouthfuls

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
切实qièshífeasible; realistic; practical; earnestly; conscientiously
切中qièzhòngto hit the target (esp. in argument); to strike home
切切qièqièurgently; eagerly; worried; (urge somebody to) be sure to; it is absolutely essential to (follow the above instruction)
切勿qièwùby no means
切合qièhéto fit in with; to suit; appropriate
Words With Same Tail Word    
门口ménkǒudoorway; gate
出口chūkǒuan exit; to speak; to export; (of a ship) to leave port
人口rénkǒupopulation; people
进口jìnkǒuto import; imported; entrance; inlet (for the intake of air, water etc)
十字路口shízì lùkǒucrossroads; intersection
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