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English Definitionto surrender; to yield
Simplified Script屈服
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄩ ㄈㄨˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)wat1fuk6
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
bent; to feel wronged; (Chinese surname)
clothes; dress; garment; to serve (in the military, a prison sentence etc); to obey; to convince; to admire; to acclimatize; to take (medicine); mourning clothes; to wear mourning clothes

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Words With Same Head Word    
屈原qūyuánQu Yuan (340-278 BC), famous Warring States statesman and poet, author of Sorrow at Parting 离骚 Lisao in Songs of Chu 楚辞
屈尊qūzūnto condescend; to deign
屈从qūcóngto capitulate
屈才qūcáito waste talent
屈指qūzhǐto count on one's fingers
Words With Same Tail Word    
克服kèfú(try to) overcome (hardships etc); to conquer; to put up with; to endure
佩服pèifúto admire
西服xīfúsuit; Western-style clothes (historical usage)
说服shuìfúto persuade; to convince; to talk somebody over
征服zhēngfúto conquer; to subdue; to vanquish
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