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尖酸
Main
English Definitionharsh; scathing; acid (remarks)
Simplified Script尖酸
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinjiānsuān
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄢ ㄙㄨㄢ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zim1syun1
Word Decomposition
jiānpoint (of needle); sharp; shrewd; pointed
suānsour; tart; sick at heart; grieved; sore; aching; pedantic; impractical; an acid

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Words With Same Head Word    
尖锐jiānruìsharp; intense; penetrating; pointed; acute (illness)
尖端jiānduānsharp pointed end; the tip; the cusp; tip-top; most advanced and sophisticated; highest peak; the best
尖子jiānzibest of its kind; cream of the crop
尖刀jiāndāodagger
尖利jiānlìsharp; keen; cutting; shrill; piercing
Words With Same Tail Word    
心酸xīnsuānto feel sad
硫酸liúsuānsulfuric acid H2SO4; sulfate
辛酸xīnsuānpungent (taste); bitter; fig. sad; miserable
乙酸yǐsuānacetic acid (CH3COOH); ethanoic acid
乳酸rǔsuānlactic acid
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