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English Definitionto block up
Simplified Script堵住
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄨˇ ㄓㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dou2zyu6
Word Decomposition
to stop up; (to feel) stifled or suffocated; wall; measure word for walls
zhùto live; to dwell; to stay; to reside; to stop; (suffix indicating firmness, steadiness, or coming to a halt)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
堵塞dǔsèto block; to stop; blockage
堵车dǔchētraffic jam; choking
堵击dǔjīto intercept and attack (military)
堵死dǔsǐto block (a road); to plug (a hole); to stop up
堵截dǔjiéblock up and intercept
Words With Same Tail Word    
居住jūzhùto reside; to dwell; to live in a place; resident in
不住bùzhùrepeatedly; continuously; constantly; unable to (resist, conceal etc)
站住zhànzhùto stand
忍不住rěn bùzhùcannot help; unable to bear
抓住zhuāzhùto grab; to capture
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