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抵抗
Main
English Definitionto resist; resistance
Simplified Script抵抗
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyindǐkàng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧˇ ㄎㄤˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dai2kong3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
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)
kàngto resist; to fight; to defy; anti-

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Words With Same Head Word    
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
抵债dǐzhàito repay a debt in kind or by labor
Words With Same Tail Word    
反抗fǎnkàngto resist; to rebel
对抗duìkàngto withstand; to resist; to stand off; antagonism; confrontation
违抗wéikàngto disobey
阻抗zǔkàng(electrical) impedance
电抗diànkàngreactance
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