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English Definitionto lead to; to create; to cause; to bring about
Simplified Script导致
Traditional Script導致
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄠˇ ㄓˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dou6zi3
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
dǎoto transmit; to lead; to guide; to conduct; to direct
zhìto send; to devote; to deliver; to cause; to convey

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导演dǎoyǎnto direct; director (film etc)
导师dǎoshītutor; teacher; academic advisor
导游dǎoyóutour guide; guidebook; to conduct a tour
导弹dǎodànguided missile; cruise missile; missile
导向dǎoxiàngto be oriented towards; orientation
Words With Same Tail Word    
一致yīzhìunanimous; identical (views or opinions)
以致yǐzhìto such an extent as to; down to; up to
大致dàzhìmore or less; roughly; approximately
兴致xìngzhìmood; spirits; interest
不致bùzhìnot in such a way as to; not likely to
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