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反之
Main
English Definitionon the other hand...; conversely...
Simplified Script反之
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinfǎnzhī
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄈㄢˇ ㄓ
Cantonese (Jyutping)faan2zi1
Part of Speech(连) conjunction
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
fǎncontrary; in reverse; inside out or upside down; to reverse; to return; to oppose; opposite; against; anti-; to rebel; to use analogy; instead; abbr. for 反切 phonetic system
zhī(possessive particle, literary equivalent of ); him; her; it

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
反对fǎnduìto fight against; to oppose; to be opposed to; opposition
反映fǎnyìngto mirror; to reflect; mirror image; reflection; (fig.) to report; to make known; to render
反应fǎnyìngto react; to respond; reaction; response; reply; chemical reaction
反抗fǎnkàngto resist; to rebel
反正fǎnzhènganyway; in any case; to come over from the enemy's side
Words With Same Tail Word    
总之zǒngzhīin a word; in short; in brief
总而言之zǒng éryán zhīin short; in a word; in brief
敬而远之jìng ér yuǎn zhīto show respect from a distance (idiom); to remain at a respectful distance
分之fēnzhī(indicating a fraction)
随之suízhīthereupon; subsequently; accordingly
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