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English Definitionto raise; to hoist; the action of tossing or winnowing; scattering (in the wind); to flutter; to propagate; abbr. for 扬州; (Chinese surname)
See alsoyáng variant of (from traditional character )
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄧㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)joeng4

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Words With Same Head Word    
扬言yángyánto put about (a story, plan, threat etc); to let it be known (esp. of threat or malicious story); to threaten
扬中yángzhōngYangzhong county level city in Zhenjiang 镇江, Jiangsu
扬名yángmíngto become famous; to become notorious
扬州yángzhōuYangzhou prefecture level city in Jiangsu
扬帆yángfānto set sail
Words With Same Tail Word    
表扬biǎoyángto praise; to commend
发扬fāyángto develop; to make full use of
宣扬xuānyángto proclaim; to make public or well known
赞扬zànyángto praise; to approve of; to show approval
飘扬piāoyángto wave; to flutter; to fly
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