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English Definitionto exert; to strive
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Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄋㄨˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)nou5

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努力nǔlìgreat effort; to strive; to try hard
努克nǔkèNuuk, capital of Greenland
努出nǔchūto extend; to push out (hands as a gesture); to pout (i.e. push out lips)
努嘴nǔzuǐto pout; to stick out one's lips
努劲儿nǔ jìnrto extend; to put forth
Words With Same Tail Word    
科托努kē tuō nǔCotonou (city in Benin)
阿伊努ā yī nǔAinu (ethnic group of Japan's north and Russia's east)
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