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剥夺
Main
English Definitionto deprive; to expropriate; to strip (somebody of his property)
Simplified Script剥夺
Traditional Script剝奪
Pinyinbōduó
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄛ ㄉㄨㄛˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mok1dyut6
Word Decomposition
to peel; to skin; to shell; to shuck
duóto seize; to take away forcibly; to wrest control of; to compete or strive for; to force one's way through; to leave out; to lose

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
剥削bōxuēto exploit; exploitation
剥啄bōzhuó(onom.) tap (on a door or window)
剥掉bōdiàoto peel off; to strip off
剥皮bōpísame as 剥皮
剥落bōluòto peel off
Words With Same Tail Word    
争夺zhēngduóto fight over; to contest; to vie over
掠夺lüèduóto plunder; to rob
劫夺jiéduóto seize by force; to abduct
定夺dìngduóto make a decision; to determine
截夺jiéduóintercept
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