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English Definitionto seize; to capture; to wrest control of
Simplified Script夺取
Traditional Script奪取
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄨㄛˊ ㄑㄩˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dyut6ceoi2
Word Decomposition
duóto seize; to take away forcibly; to wrest control of; to compete or strive for; to force one's way through; to leave out; to lose
to take; to get; to choose; to fetch

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
夺得duódéto take (after a struggle); to wrest; to seize; to capture; to win (a trophy)
夺魁duókuíto seize; to win
夺偶duó'ǒuto contend for a mate
夺冠duóguànto seize the crown; fig. to win a championship; to win gold medal
Words With Same Tail Word    
采取cǎiqǔto adopt or carry out (measures, policies, course of action); to take
争取zhēngqǔto fight for; to strive for; to win over
吸取xīqǔto absorb; to draw (a lesson, insight etc); to assimilate
换取huànqǔto give something and get something in return
录取lùqǔto recruit; to enroll
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