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English Definitionto repay a debt in kind or by labor
Simplified Script抵债
Traditional Script抵債
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧˇ ㄓㄞˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dai2zaai3
Word Decomposition
to press against; to support; to prop up; to resist; to equal; to balance; to make up for; to mortgage; to arrive at; to clap (one's hands) lightly (expressing delight) (Taiwan pr. [zhi3] for this sense)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
抵抗dǐkàngto resist; resistance
抵达dǐdáto arrive; to reach (a destination)
抵制dǐzhìto resist; to boycott; to refuse (to cooperate); to reject; resistance; refusal
抵触dǐchùto conflict; to contradict
抵住dǐzhùto resist; to press against; to brace
Words With Same Tail Word    
公债gōngzhàigovernment bond
国债guózhàinational debt; government debt
外债wàizhàiforeign debt
负债fùzhàito be in debt; to incur debts; liability (finance)
了债liǎozhàito repay one's debt
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