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English Definitionwill; shall; to use; to take; to checkmate; just a short while ago; (introduces object of main verb, used in the same way as )
See alsojiàng general; commander-in-chief (military); king (chess piece); to command; to lead
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Pinyinjiāng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄐㄧㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zoeng1
Part of Speech(介) preposition, (副) adverb
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Words With Same Head Word    
将来jiāngláiin the future; future; the future
将要jiāngyàowill; shall; to be going to
将军jiāngjūngeneral; high-ranking military officer; to check or checkmate; fig. to embarrass; to challenge; to put somebody on the spot; Chiangchun township in Tainan county 台南县, Taiwan
将近jiāngjìnalmost; nearly; close to
将伯jiāngbóto ask for assistance
Words With Same Tail Word    
即将jíjiāngon the eve of; to be about to; to be on the verge of
必将bìjiānginevitably
行将xíngjiāngready to start on something; about to act
逼将bījiāngto checkmate (in chess)
现将xiànjiāngnow to get
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