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English Definitionignorant; uneducated
Simplified Script愚昧
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄩˊ ㄇㄟˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jyu4mui6
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
to be stupid; to cheat or deceive; me or I (modest)
mèito conceal; dark

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Words With Same Head Word    
愚蠢yúchǔnsilly; stupid
愚人yúrénstupid person; ignoramus
愚妄yúwàngstupid and arrogant
愚孝yúxiàounquestioning filial piety
愚弄yúnòngto make a fool out of; to fool; to dupe
Words With Same Tail Word    
暧昧àimèivague; ambiguous; equivocal; dubious
三昧sānmèiSamadhi (Buddhist term)
冒昧màomèibold; presumptuous; to take the liberty of
暗昧ànmèiobscure; remaining unenlightened
蒙昧méngmèiuncultured; uncivilized; God-forsaken; ignorant; illiterate
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