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English Definitionto reach; to arrive
Simplified Script到达
Traditional Script到達
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄠˋ ㄉㄚˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dou3daat6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
dàoto (a place); until (a time); up to; to go; to arrive; (verb complement denoting completion or result of an action)
to attain; to reach; to amount to; to communicate; eminent; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
到底dàodǐfinally; in the end; when all is said and done; after all; to the end; to the last
到期dàoqīto fall due (loan etc); to expire (visa etc); to mature (investment bond etc)
到…为止dào … wéizhǐto … is the end
到来dàoláito arrive; arrival; advent
Words With Same Tail Word    
表达biǎodáto express; to convey
发达fādádeveloped (country etc); flourishing; to develop
转达zhuǎndáto pass on; to convey; to communicate
传达chuándáto pass on; to convey; to relay; to transmit; transmission
抵达dǐdáto arrive; to reach (a destination)
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