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Main
English Definitionto ridicule; to mock
See alsozhāo see 嘲哳, (onom.) twitter; twittering sound
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(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄔㄠˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zaau1
Part of Speech(动) verb

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Words With Same Head Word    
嘲笑cháoxiàoto jeer at; to deride; to ridicule; mockery; derision
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
Words With Same Tail Word    
自嘲zìcháoto mock oneself; to laugh at oneself
解嘲jiěcháoto try to cover up in an embarrassing situation; to justify oneself; to find excuses
冷嘲lěngcháofleer
自我解嘲zìwǒ jiěcháoto refer to one's foibles or failings with self-deprecating humor
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