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English Definitionto raise (price etc)
Simplified Script抬高
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄊㄞˊ ㄍㄠ
Cantonese (Jyutping)toi4gou1
Word Decomposition
táito lift; to raise; (of two or more persons) to carry
gāohigh; tall; above average; loud; your (honorific); (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
抬头táitóuto raise one's head; to gain ground; account name, or space for writing the name on checks, bills, etc.
抬杠táigàngto bicker; to argue for the sake of arguing; to carry on poles (together with somebody else); to carry a coffin on poles
抬举táijǔto lift something up; to elevate somebody; to honor somebody (with compliments, gifts, promotions etc); to show great regard; to speak highly
抬起táiqǐto lift up
抬轿子tái jiàozito carry somebody in a sedan chair; flatter; sing praises
Words With Same Tail Word    
提高tígāoto raise; to increase; to improve
崇高chónggāomajestic; sublime
跳高tiàogāohigh jump (athletics)
升高shēnggāoto raise; to ascend
身高shēngāo(a person's) height
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