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English Definitionopportunely; coincidentally; as it happens; skillful; timely
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄑㄧㄠˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)haau2
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate

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巧妙qiǎomiàoingenious; clever; ingenuity; artifice
巧克力qiǎo kè lìchocolate (loanword)
巧合qiǎohécoincidence; coincidental; to coincide
巧人qiǎorénHomo habilis, extinct species of upright East African hominid (Tw)
巧匠qiǎojiàngskilled workman
Words With Same Tail Word    
技巧jìqiǎoskill; technique
凑巧còuqiǎofortuitously; luckily; as chance has it
可巧kěqiǎoby happy coincidence
恰巧qiàqiǎofortunately; unexpectedly; by coincidence
正巧zhèngqiǎojust by chance; to happen to (just at the right time); opportune
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