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English Definitionto beat; to strike; to hit; to break; to type; to mix up; to build; to fight; to fetch; to make; to tie up; to issue; to shoot; to calculate; to play (a game); since; from
See also dozen (loanword)
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Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄉㄚˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)daa2
Part of Speech(动) verb, (介) preposition, (量) measure word
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Words With Same Head Word    
打算dǎsuànto plan; to intend; to calculate; plan; intention; calculation
打电话dǎ diànhuàto make a telephone call
打扮dǎbanto decorate; to dress; to make up; to adorn; manner of dressing; style of dress
打扰dǎrǎoto disturb; to bother; to trouble
打针dǎzhēnto give or have an injection
Words With Same Tail Word    
殴打ōudǎto beat up; to come to blows; battery (law)
拨打bōdǎto call; to dial
双打shuāngdǎdoubles (in sports)
严打yándǎto crack down on; to take severe measures against
散打sàndǎmixed martial arts
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