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English Definitionto compensate; to make good (a financial loss)
Simplified Script抵偿
Traditional Script抵償
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧˇ ㄔㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dai2soeng4
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)
chángto repay; to compensate for; to recompense; to fulfill (hopes etc)

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    
赔偿péichángto compensate
补偿bǔchángto compensate; to make up
无偿wúchángfree; no charge; at no cost
代偿dàicháng(medical) compensation; to repay a debt or obligation in place of someone else
报偿bàochángrepay; recompense
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