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发动
Main
English Definitionto start; to launch; to unleash; to mobilize; to arouse
Simplified Script发动
Traditional Script發動
Pinyinfādòng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄈㄚ ㄉㄨㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)faat3dung6
Part of Speech(动补式) verb complement
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
to send out; to show (one's feeling); to issue; to develop; to make a bundle of money; measure word for gunshots (rounds)
dòng(of something) to move; to set in movement; to displace; to touch; to make use of; to stir (emotions); to alter; abbr. for 动词, verb

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
发展fāzhǎndevelopment; growth; to develop; to grow; to expand
发生fāshēngto happen; to occur; to take place; to break out
发现fāxiànto find; to discover
发烧fāshāoto have a high temperature (from illness); to have a fever
发言fāyánto make a speech; statement; utterance
Words With Same Tail Word    
活动huódòngto exercise; to move about; to operate; to use connections (personal influence); loose; shaky; active; movable; activity; campaign; maneuver; behavior
劳动láodòngwork; toil; physical labor
运动yùndòngto move; to exercise; sports; exercise; motion; movement; campaign
行动xíngdòngoperation; action; to move; mobile
推动tuīdòngto push (for acceptance of a plan); to push forward; to promote; to actuate
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