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English Definitionanxious; worried; uneasy; to worry; to be anxious
Simplified Script担心
Traditional Script擔心
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄢ ㄒㄧㄣ
Cantonese (Jyutping)daam1sam1
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=3; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
dānto undertake; to carry; to shoulder; to take responsibility
xīnheart; mind; intention; center; core

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Words With Same Head Word    
担任dānrènto hold a governmental office or post; to assume office of; to take charge of; to serve as
担负dānfùto shoulder; to bear; to undertake
担保dānbǎoto guarantee; to vouch for
担忧dānyōuto worry; to be concerned
担当dāndāngto take upon oneself; to assume responsibility
Words With Same Tail Word    
关心guānxīnto be concerned about; to care about
中心zhōngxīncenter; heart; core
信心xìnxīnconfidence; faith (in somebody or something)
决心juéxīndetermination; resolution; determined; firm and resolute; to make up one's mind
放心fàngxīnto feel relieved; to feel reassured; to be at ease; don't worry!
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