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English Definitionwonderful; great; delightful; very kind; generous
Simplified Script够意思
Traditional Script夠意思
Pinyingòu yìsi
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄡˋ ㄧˋ ㄙ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)gau3 ji3si1
Word Decomposition
gòuenough (sufficient); enough (too much); (coll.) (before adj.) really; (coll.) to reach by stretching out
意思yìsiidea; opinion; meaning; wish; desire; interest; fun; token of appreciation, affection, etc.; to give as a small token; to do something as a gesture of goodwill, etc.

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
够味gòuwèilit. just the right flavor; just right; just the thing; excellent
够呛gòuqiàngunbearable; terrible; enough; unlikely
够戗gòuqiàngvariant of 夠嗆
够本gòuběnto break even; to get one's money's worth
够格gòugéable to pass muster; qualified; apt; presentable
Words With Same Tail Word    
有意思yǒu yìsiinteresting; meaningful; enjoyable; fun
没意思méi yìsiboring; of no interest
不好意思bùhǎo yìsito feel embarrassed; to find it embarrassing; to be sorry (for inconveniencing somebody)
好意思hǎo yìsito have the nerve; what a cheek!; to feel no shame; to overcome the shame; (is it) proper? (rhetorical question)
小意思xiǎo yìsismall token; mere trifle (used of one's gifts)
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