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English Definitionto play tricks on; to make fun of; to tease
Simplified Script戏弄
Traditional Script戲弄
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧˋ ㄋㄨㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hei3lung6
Word Decomposition
trick; drama; play; show
nòngto do; to manage; to handle; to play with; to fool with; to mess with; to fix; to toy with

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
戏剧xìjùdrama; play; theater
戏曲xìqǔChinese opera
戏仿xìfǎngparody; imitation
戏侮xìwǔto insult
戏子xìzi(derog.) opera singer; actor
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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