YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

English Definitionto control (the course of something); to guide (a missile)
Traditional Script制導
Simplified Script制导
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓˋ ㄉㄠˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zai3dou6
Word Decomposition
zhìsystem; to control; to regulate; variant of
dǎoto transmit; to lead; to guide; to conduct; to direct

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
制度zhìdùsystem (e.g. political, adminstrative etc); institution
制定zhìdìngto draw up; to formulate
制訂zhìdìngto work out; to formulate
制止zhìzhǐto curb; to put a stop to; to stop; to check; to limit
制裁zhìcáito punish; punishment; sanctions (incl. economic)
Words With Same Tail Word    
領導lǐngdǎolead; leading; to lead; leadership; leader
輔導fǔdǎoto coach; to tutor; to give advice (in study)
指導zhǐdǎoto guide; to give directions; to direct; to coach; guidance; tuition
引導yǐndǎoto guide; to lead (around); to conduct; to boot; introduction; primer
Derived Words or Phrases    
Similar-sounding Words    
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables