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English Definitiongood-looking; nice-looking; good (of a movie, book, TV show etc); embarrassed; humiliated
Simplified Script好看
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄠˇ ㄎㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hou2hon3
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Topical Word Lists
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
hǎogood; well; proper; good to; easy to; very; so; (suffix indicating completion or readiness); (of two people) close; on intimate terms
kànto see; to look at; to read; to watch; to visit; to call on; to consider; to look after; to treat (an illness); to depend on; to feel (that); (after verb) to give it a try; Watch out! (for a danger)

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Words With Same Head Word    
好像hǎoxiàngas if; to seem like
好吃hǎochītasty; delicious
好久hǎojiǔquite a while
好些hǎoxiēa good deal of; quite a lot
好听hǎotīngpleasant to hear
Words With Same Tail Word    
难看nánkànugly; unsightly
观看guānkànto watch; to view
眼看yǎnkànsoon; in a moment; to look on as something happens
收看shōukànto view; to watch TV; to receive TV channels
来看láikànto come and see; to see a topic from a certain point of view
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