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口渴
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English Definitionthirsty
Simplified Script口渴
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinkǒukě
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
kóukě
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄎㄡˇ ㄎㄜˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hau2hot3
Word Decomposition
kǒumouth; measure word for things with mouths (people, domestic animals, cannons, wells etc); measure word for bites or mouthfuls
thirsty

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Words With Same Head Word    
口语kǒuyǔcolloquial speech; spoken language; vernacular language; slander; gossip
口号kǒuhàoslogan; catchphrase
口袋kǒudàipocket; bag; sack
口气kǒuqìtone of voice; the way one speaks; manner of expression; tone
口头kǒutóuoral; verbal
Words With Same Tail Word    
解渴jiěkěto quench
干渴gānkěparched; dry mouth
消渴xiāokěcondition characterized by thirst, hunger, frequent urination and weight loss, identified in TCM with type 2 diabetes
饥渴jīkěhunger and thirst
拜渴bàikěpay a formal visit
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