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English Definitiononly
Simplified Script只有
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓˇ ㄧㄡˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zi2jau5
Part of Speech(连) conjunction, (副) adverb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Basic,Intermediate
Word Decomposition
zhǐonly; merely; just; but
yǒuto have; there is; there are; to exist; to be

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Words With Same Head Word    
只好zhǐhǎowithout any better option; to have to; to be forced to
只是zhǐshìmerely; simply; only; but
只要zhǐyàoif only; so long as
只得zhǐdéto have no alternative but to; to be obliged to
只能zhǐnéngcan only; obliged to do something; to have no other choice
Words With Same Tail Word    
没有méiyǒuhaven't; hasn't; doesn't exist; to not have; to not be
所有suǒyǒuall; every; to have; to possess; to own
具有jùyǒuto have; to possess
占有zhànyǒuto have; to own; to hold; to occupy; to possess; to account for (a high proportion etc)
富有fùyǒurich; full of
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