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English Definitionscared; frightened
Simplified Script吓住
Traditional Script嚇住
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄚˋ ㄓㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)haak3zyu6
Word Decomposition
xiàto frighten; to scare; to threaten
zhùto live; to dwell; to stay; to reside; to stop; (suffix indicating firmness, steadiness, or coming to a halt)

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Words With Same Head Word    
吓一跳xià yī tiàostartled; to frighten; scared out of one's skin
吓倒xiàdǎoto be frightened
吓傻xiàshǎto terrify; to scare somebody
吓唬xiàhuto scare; to frighten
吓坏xiàhuàito be really frightened
Words With Same Tail Word    
居住jūzhùto reside; to dwell; to live in a place; resident in
不住bùzhùrepeatedly; continuously; constantly; unable to (resist, conceal etc)
站住zhànzhùto stand
忍不住rěn bùzhùcannot help; unable to bear
抓住zhuāzhùto grab; to capture
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