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English Definitionto take (after a struggle); to wrest; to seize; to capture; to win (a trophy)
Simplified Script夺得
Traditional Script奪得
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄨㄛˊ ㄉㄜˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dyut6dak1
Part of Speech(动) verb
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 obtain; to get; to gain; to catch (a disease); proper; suitable; proud; contented; to allow; to permit; ready; finished

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
夺取duóqǔto seize; to capture; to wrest control of
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    
取得qǔdéto acquire; to get; to obtain
获得huòdéto obtain; to receive; to get
心得xīndéwhat one has learned (through experience, reading etc); knowledge; insight; understanding; tips
难得nándéseldom; rare; hard to come by
只得zhǐdéto have no alternative but to; to be obliged to
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