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English Definitionto throw something a long distance; to hurl; to throw at; to throw (dice etc); to flip (a coin)
Simplified Script投掷
Traditional Script投擲
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄊㄡˊ ㄓˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)tau4zaak6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
tóuto cast; to send; to throw oneself (into the river etc); to seek refuge; to place oneself into the hands of
zhìto toss; to throw dice

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
投入tóurùto throw into; to put into; to throw oneself into; to participate in; to invest in; absorbed; engrossed
投降tóuxiángto surrender; surrender
投机tóujīto speculate (on financial markets); opportunistic; congenial; agreeable
投资tóuzīinvestment; to invest
投票tóupiàoto vote; vote
Words With Same Tail Word    
抛掷pāozhìto throw; to cast
向前掷xiàngqián zhìjaculate
千金一掷qiānjīn yī zhìlit. stake a thousand pieces of gold on one throw (idiom); to throw away money recklessly; extravagant
孤注一掷gū zhù yī zhìto stake all on one throw
往复投掷wǎngfù tóuzhìbandy
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