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English Definitionto cheat; to swindle
Simplified Script坑骗
Traditional Script坑騙
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄎㄥ ㄆㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)haang1pin3
Word Decomposition
kēnghole; pit; tunnel; to defraud
piànto cheat; to swindle; to deceive; to get on (a horse etc) by swinging one leg over

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
坑井kēngjǐng(mine) galleries and pits
坑人kēngrénto cheat somebody
坑口kēngkǒuHang Hau (area in Hong Kong)
坑坎kēngkǎnuneven (road); depression (in terrain)
坑害kēnghàito trap; to frame
Words With Same Tail Word    
欺骗qīpiànto deceive; to cheat
诈骗zhàpiànto defraud; to swindle; to blackmail
蒙骗mēngpiànto hoodwink; to deceive; to dupe somebody
受骗shòupiànto be cheated; to be taken in; to be hoodwinked
哄骗hǒngpiànto deceive; to cheat
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