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开除
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English Definitionto expel
Simplified Script开除
Traditional Script開除
Pinyinkāichú
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄎㄞ ㄔㄨˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hoi1ceoi4
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
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.)
chúto get rid of; to remove; to exclude; to eliminate; to wipe out; to divide; except; not including

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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    
消除xiāochúto eliminate; to remove
清除qīngchúto clear away; to eliminate; to get rid of
废除fèichúto abolish; to abrogate; to repeal
排除páichúto eliminate; to remove; to exclude; to rule out
解除jiěchúto remove; to sack; to get rid of; to relieve (somebody of their duties); to free; to lift (an embargo); to rescind (an agreement)
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