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English Definitionto like; fond of; to prefer; to love; one's tastes; preference
Simplified Script喜好
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧˇ ㄏㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hei2hou3
Word Decomposition
to be fond of; to like; to enjoy; to be happy; to feel pleased; happiness; delight; glad
hàoto be fond of; to have a tendency to; to be prone to

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Words With Same Head Word    
喜欢xǐhuanto like; to be fond of
喜爱xǐ'àito like; to love; to be fond of; favorite
喜悦xǐyuèhappy; joyous
喜酒xǐjiǔwedding feast; liquor drunk at a wedding feast
Words With Same Tail Word    
爱好àihàoto like; to take pleasure in; keen on; fond of; interest; hobby; appetite for
嗜好shìhàohobby; indulgence; habit; addiction
偏好piānhàoto prefer; to be partial to something; preference
癖好pǐhàoan urge; a craving; an addiction
性偏好xìng piānhàosexual preference
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