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变故
Main
English Definitionan unforeseen event; accident; misfortune
Simplified Script变故
Traditional Script變故
Pinyinbiàngù
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄧㄢˋ ㄍㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bin3gu3
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
biànto change; to become different; to transform; to vary; rebellion
happening; instance; reason; cause; intentional; former; old; friend; therefore; hence; (of people) to die, dead

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
变化biànhuàchange; variation; to change; to vary
变成biànchéngto change into; to turn into; to become
变革biàngéto transform; to change
变动biàndòngto change; to fluctuate; change; fluctuation
变更biàngēngto change; to alter; to modify
Words With Same Tail Word    
事故shìgùaccident
缘故yuángùreason; cause
已故yǐgùthe late; deceased
世故shìgùthe ways of the world
亡故wánggùto die; to pass away
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