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English Definitionto consolidate; consolidation; to strengthen
Simplified Script巩固
Traditional Script鞏固
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄨㄥˇ ㄍㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gung2gu3
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
gǒngsecure; solid
hard; strong; solid; sure; assuredly; undoubtedly; of course; indeed; admittedly

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坚固jiāngùfirm; firmly; hard; stable
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