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English Definitionto cancel; cancellation
Simplified Script取消
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄩˇ ㄒㄧㄠ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ceoi2siu1
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
to take; to get; to choose; to fetch
xiāoto disappear; to vanish; to eliminate; to spend (time); have to; need

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
取得qǔdéto acquire; to get; to obtain
取代qǔdàito replace; to supersede; to supplant; (chemistry) substitution
取笑qǔxiàoto tease; to make fun of
取缔qǔdìto suppress; to crack down on; to prohibit
取悦qǔyuèto try to please
Words With Same Tail Word    
撤消chèxiāovariant of 撤銷
不消bùxiāoto not need; needless (to say)
夜消yèxiāovariant of 夜宵
对消duìxiāoin equilibrium; to cancel out (of opposite forces) (physics)
打消dǎxiāoto dispel (doubts, misgivings etc); to give up on
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