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抵挡
Main
English Definitionto resist; to hold back; to stop; to ward off; to withstand
Simplified Script抵挡
Traditional Script抵擋
Pinyindǐdǎng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
dídǎng
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧˇ ㄉㄤˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dai2dong2
Part of Speech(动) verb
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)
dǎngto resist; to obstruct; to hinder; to keep off; to block (a blow); to get in the way of; cover; gear (e.g. in a car's transmission)

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    
阻挡zǔdǎngto stop; to resist; to obstruct
遮挡zhēdǎngto shelter; to shelter from
N挡ndǎngneutral (gear)
P挡pdǎngpark (gear); program mode (on a digital camera)
排挡páidǎnggear (of car etc)
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