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English Definitionto put on makeup
Simplified Script化妆
Traditional Script化妝
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄨㄚˋ ㄓㄨㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)faa3zong1
Part of Speech(动宾式) verb object
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
huàto make into; to change into; -ization; to ... -ize; to transform; abbr. for 化学
zhuāng(of a woman) to adorn oneself; makeup; adornment; trousseau; stage makeup and costume

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
化学huàxuéchemistry; chemical
化工huàgōngchemical industry, abbr. of 化学工业; chemical engineering, abbr. of 化学工程
化装huàzhuāng(of actors) to make up; to disguise oneself
化合huàhéchemical combination
Words With Same Tail Word    
卸妆xièzhuāngto remove makeup; to take off formal dress and ornaments (traditional)
彩妆cǎizhuāngmakeup; cosmetics
整妆zhěngzhuāngsame as 整装to get ready (for a journey)
梳妆shūzhuāngto dress and groom oneself
淡妆dànzhuānglight makeup
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