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English Definitionto start
Simplified Script启动了
Traditional Script啟動了
Pinyinqǐdòng le
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧˇ ㄉㄨㄥˋ ㄌㄜ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)kai2dung6 liu5
Word Decomposition
启动qǐdòngto start (a machine); to set in movement; to launch (an operation); to activate (a plan)
le(modal particle intensifying preceding clause); (completed action marker)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
启动区qǐdòng qūboot sector (computing)
启动子qǐdòng zipromoter
启动作业qǐdòng zuòyèpriming task
启动技术qǐdòng jìshùpriming technique
启动仪式qǐdòng yíshìstarting ceremony
Words With Same Tail Word    
为了wèilein order to; for the purpose of; so as to
算了suànlelet it be; let it pass; forget about it
极了jíleextremely; exceedingly
好了hǎoleOK; all done
对了duìleCorrect!; Oh, that's right, ... (when one suddenly remembers something one wanted to mention); Oh, by the way, ...
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