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开枪
Main
English Definitionto open fire; to shoot a gun
Simplified Script开枪
Traditional Script開槍
Pinyinkāiqiāng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄎㄞ ㄑㄧㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hoi1coeng1
Part of Speech(动宾式) verb object
Word Decomposition
kāito open; to start; to turn on; to boil; to write out (a prescription, check, invoice etc); to operate (a vehicle); carat (gold); abbr. for Kelvin, 开尔文; abbr. for 开本, book format; ; (to hold (meeting, exhibition, etc.)
qiānggun; firearm; rifle; spear; thing with shape or function similar to a gun; to substitute for another person in a test; to knock; measure word for rifle shots; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
开始kāishǐto begin; beginning; to start; initial
开学kāixuéfoundation of a University or College; school opening; the start of a new term
开玩笑kāi wánxiàoto play a joke; to make fun of; to joke
开展kāizhǎnto launch; to develop; to unfold; (of an exhibition etc) to open
开放kāifàngto bloom; to open; to be open (to the public); to open up (to the outside); to be open-minded; unrestrained by convention; unconstrained in one's sexuality
Words With Same Tail Word    
手枪shǒuqiāngpistol
机枪jīqiāngmachine gun
持枪chíqiāngto hold guns
步枪bùqiāngrifle
中枪zhòngqiāngto be hit by a gun; shot
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