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啃书
Main
English Definitionlit. to gnaw a book; to study; to cram
Simplified Script啃书
Traditional Script啃書
Pinyinkěnshū
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄎㄣˇ ㄕㄨ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hang2syu1
Word Decomposition
kěnto gnaw; to nibble; to bite
shūbook; letter; document; to write; abbr. for 书经; name of a calligraphy style

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Words With Same Head Word    
啃老kěnlǎo(coll.) to live with and depend on one's parents even upon reaching adulthood
啃老族kěnlǎo zú(coll.) adults still living with and depending on their parents
Words With Same Tail Word    
读书dúshūto read a book; to study; to attend school
教书jiāoshūto teach (in a school)
秘书mìshūsecretary
证书zhèngshūcredentials; certificate
念书niànshūto read; to study
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