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垂垂
Main
English Definitiongradually; to drop
Simplified Script垂垂
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinchuíchuí
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄨㄟˊ ㄔㄨㄟˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)seoi4seoi4
Word Decomposition
chuíto hang (down); droop; dangle; bend down; hand down; bequeath; nearly; almost; to approach
chuíto hang (down); droop; dangle; bend down; hand down; bequeath; nearly; almost; to approach

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
垂直chuízhíperpendicular; vertical
垂下chuíxiàto hang down
垂危chuíwēiclose to death; life-threatening (illness)
垂幕chuímùcanopy
垂感chuígǎndrape effect (fashion)
Words With Same Tail Word    
下垂xiàchuíto droop; to sag; to hang down; sagging; drooping; prolapse (medicine)
低垂dīchuíto droop; to hang low
悬垂xuánchuíoverhang
披垂pīchuí(of clothes, hair etc) to hang down and cover; to flow down
耳垂ěrchuíearlobe
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