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English Definitionto prick; to puncture
Simplified Script扎穿
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄚ ㄔㄨㄢ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zaat3cyun1
Word Decomposition
zhāto prick; to run or stick (a needle etc) into; jug (a measure word for liquids such as beer)
穿 chuānto wear; to put on; to dress; to bore through; to pierce; to perforate; to penetrate; to pass through; to thread

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
扎实zhāshistrong; solid; sturdy; firm; practical
扎住zhāzhùto stop
扎啤zhāpídraught beer
扎堆zhāduīto gather together
扎扎zhāzhā(onom.) crunch (of marching feet etc)
Words With Same Tail Word    
没吃没穿méi chī méi chuānto be without food or clothing (idiom); to be very poor
贯穿guànchuānto run through; a connecting thread from beginning to end; to link
冻穿dòngchuānfrostbite; chilblain
刺穿cìchuānto skewer; to impale; to pierce through
吃穿chīchuānfood and clothing
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