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English Definitionbusy; bustling
Simplified Script忙碌
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄤˊ ㄌㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mong4luk1
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
mángbusy; hurriedly; to hurry; to rush
laborious; small stone; to record; to tape; to write down; to hire; to employ

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
忙乎mánghūto be busy (colloquial)
忙乱mángluànrushed and muddled
忙于mángyúbusy with
忙活mánghuoto be really busy; pressing business
忙着mángzheto be occupied with (doing something)
Words With Same Tail Word    
庸碌yōnglùmediocre; mediocre person
骨碌碌gǔ lùlù(onom.) rolling around; spinning; also spoken pr. [gu3 lu1 lu1]
花呢碌huāní lùwith an elaborate design or pattern, e.g. a flowery dress, a complicated tattoo
劳劳碌碌láo láo lùlùtiring; difficult to get by; painful
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