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English Definitionto jeer at; to deride; to ridicule; mockery; derision
Simplified Script嘲笑
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄠˊ ㄒㄧㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zaau1siu3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
cháoto ridicule; to mock
xiàolaugh; smile

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
嘲弄cháonòngto tease; to poke fun at; to make fun of
嘲讽cháofěngto sneer at; to ridicule; to taunt
嘲谑cháoxuèto mock and ridicule
嘲鸫科cháo dōng kēmimidae
嘲弄者cháonòng zhěmocker
Words With Same Tail Word    
开玩笑kāi wánxiàoto play a joke; to make fun of; to joke
微笑wēixiàosmile; to smile
玩笑wánxiàoto joke; joke; jest
可笑kěxiàofunny; ridiculous
取笑qǔxiàoto tease; to make fun of
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