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English Definitionprospects; future outlook; journey
Simplified Script前途
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧㄢˊ ㄊㄨˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cin4tou4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
qiánfront; forward; ahead; first; top (followed by a number); future; ago; before; BC (e.g. 前293年); former; formerly
way; route; road

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Words With Same Head Word    
前天qiántiānthe day before yesterday
前年qiánniánthe year before last
前进qiánjìnto go forward; to forge ahead; to advance; onward
前后qiánhòuaround; from beginning to end; all around; front and rear
前方qiánfāngahead; the front
Words With Same Tail Word    
长途chángtúlong distance
旅途lǚtújourney; trip
用途yòngtúuse; application
沿途yántúalong the sides of the road; by the wayside
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