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忽然
Main
English Definitionsuddenly; all of a sudden
Simplified Script忽然
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinhūrán
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄨ ㄖㄢˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)fat1jin4
Part of Speech(副) adverb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
to neglect; to overlook; to ignore; suddenly; (Chinese surname)
ráncorrect; right; so; thus; like this; -ly

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
忽视hūshìto neglect; to ignore
忽略hūlüèto neglect; to overlook; to ignore
忽哨hūshàoto whistle (with fingers in one's mouth); nowadays written 呼哨
忽地hūdesuddenly
忽布hūbùhops
Words With Same Tail Word    
虽然suīránalthough; even though; even if
当然dāngránonly natural; as it should be; certainly; of course; without doubt
突然tūránsudden; abrupt; unexpected
自然zìránnature; natural; naturally
仍然réngránstill; yet
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