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English Definitionto err; to get something wrong; to miscalculate; to misunderstand
Simplified Script弄错
Traditional Script弄錯
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄋㄨㄥˋ ㄘㄨㄛˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)lung6co3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
nòngto do; to manage; to handle; to play with; to fool with; to mess with; to fix; to toy with
cuòmistake; wrong; bad; interlocking; complex; to grind; to polish; to alternate; to stagger; to miss; to let slip; to evade; to inlay with gold or silver; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
弄坏nònghuàito ruin; to spoil; to break
弄虚作假nòng xū zuòjiǎto practice fraud (idiom); by trickery
弄清nòngqīngto clarify; to fully understand
弄丢nòngdiūto lose
弄乱nòngluànto mess up; to put into disorder; to meddle with; to confuse
Words With Same Tail Word    
不错bùcuòcorrect; right; not bad; pretty good
没错méicuòthat's right; sure!; rest assured!; that's good; can't go wrong
交错jiāocuòto crisscross; to intertwine
差错chācuòmistake; slip-up; fault; error (in data transmission); accident; mishap
出错chūcuòto make a mistake; error
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