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加强
Main
English Definitionto reinforce; to strengthen; to increase
Simplified Script加强
Traditional Script加強
Pinyinjiāqiáng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄚ ㄑㄧㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gaa1koeng4
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
jiāto add; plus; (used after an adverb such as , , etc, and before a disyllabic verb, to indicate that the action of the verb is applied to something or somebody previously mentioned); to apply (restrictions etc) to (somebody); to give (support, consideration etc) to (something); abbr. for Canada 加拿大; (Chinese surname)
qiángstrong; powerful; better; slightly more than; vigorous; violent; best in their category, e.g. see 百强; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
加以jiāyǐin addition; moreover; (used before a disyllabic verb to indicate that the action of the verb is applied to something or somebody previously mentioned); to apply (restrictions etc) to (somebody); to give (support, consideration etc) to (something)
加工jiāgōngto process; processing; working (of machinery)
加入jiārùto become a member; to join; to mix into; to participate in; to add in
加速jiāsùto speed up; to expedite
加紧jiājǐnto intensify; to speed up; to step up
Words With Same Tail Word    
坚强jiānqiángstaunch; strong
增强zēngqiángto increase; to strengthen
顽强wánqiángtenacious; hard to defeat
富强fùqiángrich and powerful
刚强gāngqiángfirm; unyielding
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