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English Definitionto make a fool out of; to fool; to dupe
Simplified Script愚弄
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄩˊ ㄋㄨㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jyu4lung6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Word Decomposition
to be stupid; to cheat or deceive; me or I (modest)
nòngto do; to manage; to handle; to play with; to fool with; to mess with; to fix; to toy with

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Words With Same Head Word    
愚蠢yúchǔnsilly; stupid
愚昧yúmèiignorant; uneducated
愚人yúrénstupid person; ignoramus
愚妄yúwàngstupid and arrogant
愚孝yúxiàounquestioning filial piety
Words With Same Tail Word    
玩弄wánnòngto play with; to toy with; to dally with; to engage in; to resort to
作弄zuònòngto tease; to play tricks on
侍弄shìnòngto look after; to tend (one's crops, garden, livestock, pets etc); to repair
侮弄wǔnòngto mock; to bully and insult
倒弄dǎonòngto move (things around); to buy and sell at a profit (derog.)
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