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合抱
Main
English Definitionto wrap one's arm around (used to describe the girth of a tree trunk)
Simplified Script合抱
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinhébào
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄜˊ ㄅㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hap6pou5
Word Decomposition
to close; to join; to fit; to be equal to; whole; together; round (in battle); conjunction (astronomy); old variant of
bàoto hold; to carry (in one's arms); to hug; to embrace; to surround; to cherish

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
合作hézuòto cooperate; to collaborate; to work together; cooperation
合适héshìsuitable; fitting; decent; to fit
合理hélǐrational; reasonable; fair
合同hétong(business) contract
合格hégéto meet the standard required; qualified; eligible (voter etc)
Words With Same Tail Word    
拥抱yōngbàoto embrace; to hug
怀抱huáibàoto hug; to cherish; within the bosom (of the family); to embrace (also fig. an ideal, aspiration etc)
抱抱bàobàoto hug; to embrace
拱抱gǒngbàoto enfold; to encircle
搂抱lǒubàoto hug; to embrace
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