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English Definitionto release; to issue; to announce; to distribute
See alsofābù to release; to issue; to announce; to distribute; also written 发布 (from traditional character 發佈)
Simplified Script发布
Traditional Script發布
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄈㄚ ㄅㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)faat3bou3
Part of Speech(动) verb
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)
cloth; to declare; to announce; to spread; to make known

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    
宣布xuānbùto declare; to announce; to proclaim
颁布bānbùto issue; to proclaim; to enact (laws, decrees etc)
遍布biànbùto cover the whole (area); to be found throughout
抹布mābùcleaning rag
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