YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

堤防
Main
English Definitiondike; embankment; levee
Simplified Script堤防
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyindīfáng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧ ㄈㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)tai4fong4
Word Decomposition
dike
fángto protect; to defend; to guard against; to prevent

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
堤坝dībàdam
堤岸dī'ànembankment; bank; levee
堤道dīdàocauseway
堤拉米苏dī lā mǐ sūtiramisu (loanword)
堤顶大路dī dǐng dàlùpromenade
Words With Same Tail Word    
国防guófángnational defense
预防yùfángto prevent; to take precautions against; to protect; to guard against; precautionary; prophylactic
消防xiāofángfirefighting; fire control
边防biānfángfrontier defense
以防yǐfáng(so as) to avoid; to prevent; (just) in case
Derived Words or Phrases    
Sign-in
Similar-sounding Words    
Sign-in
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables