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English Definitionto blockade; to surround; to hem in
Simplified Script围堵
Traditional Script圍堵
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨㄟˊ ㄉㄨˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)wai4dou2
Word Decomposition
wéito encircle; to surround; all around; to wear by wrapping around (scarf, shawl); (Chinese surname)
to stop up; (to feel) stifled or suffocated; wall; measure word for walls

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
围巾wéijīnscarf; shawl
围绕wéiràoto revolve around; to center on (an issue)
围棋wéiqíthe game of Go
围墙wéiqiángperimeter wall; fence
围攻wéigōngto besiege; to beleaguer; to attack from all sides; to jointly speak or write against somebody
Words With Same Tail Word    
七堵qīdǔChitu district of Keelung City 基隆市, Taiwan
填堵tiándǔto stuff; to cram into
防堵fángdǔto prevent; to combat; to counter
阿堵ēdǔmoney; this, this one (archaic)
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