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English Definitionto go (in a direction); to; towards; (of a train) bound for; past; previous
See alsowǎng old variant of (from traditional character )
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Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄨㄤˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)wong5
Part of Speech(动) verb, (介) preposition
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Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Basic,Intermediate

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Words With Same Head Word    
往往wǎngwǎngoften; frequently
往来wǎngláidealings; contacts; to go back and forth
往返wǎngfǎnto go back and forth; to go to and fro; round trip
往事wǎngshìpast events; former happenings
往常wǎngchánghabitually (in the past); as one used to do formerly; as it used to be
Words With Same Tail Word    
往往wǎngwǎngoften; frequently
来往láiwǎngto come and go; to have dealings with; to be in relation with
前往qiánwǎngto leave for; to proceed towards; to go
交往jiāowǎngto associate (with); to have contact (with); to hang out (with); to date; (interpersonal) relationship; association; contact
以往yǐwǎngin the past; formerly
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