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English Definitionintent; intention; to intend
Simplified Script意图
Traditional Script意圖
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧˋ ㄊㄨˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ji3tou4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
idea; meaning; thought; to think; wish; desire; intention; to expect; to anticipate; Italy; Italian; abbr. for 意大利
diagram; picture; drawing; chart; map; to plan; to scheme; to attempt; to pursue; to seek

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Words With Same Head Word    
意见yìjiànidea; opinion; suggestion; objection; complaint
意义yìyìsense; meaning; significance; importance
意思yìsiidea; opinion; meaning; wish; desire; interest; fun; token of appreciation, affection, etc.; to give as a small token; to do something as a gesture of goodwill, etc.
意志yìzhìwill; willpower; determination
意外yìwàiunexpected; accident; mishap
Words With Same Tail Word    
企图qǐtúto attempt; to try; attempt
试图shìtúto attempt; to try
妄图wàngtúto try in vain; futile attempt
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