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English Definitionto tease; to make fun of
Simplified Script取笑
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄩˇ ㄒㄧㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ceoi2siu3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
to take; to get; to choose; to fetch
xiàolaugh; smile

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
取得qǔdéto acquire; to get; to obtain
取消qǔxiāoto cancel; cancellation
取代qǔdàito replace; to supersede; to supplant; (chemistry) substitution
取缔qǔdìto suppress; to crack down on; to prohibit
取悦qǔyuèto try to please
Words With Same Tail Word    
开玩笑kāi wánxiàoto play a joke; to make fun of; to joke
微笑wēixiàosmile; to smile
玩笑wánxiàoto joke; joke; jest
可笑kěxiàofunny; ridiculous
嘲笑cháoxiàoto jeer at; to deride; to ridicule; mockery; derision
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