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English Definitioncrowded; to throng; congestion
Simplified Script拥挤
Traditional Script擁擠
Pinyinyōngjǐ, Taiwan pr. yǒngjǐ
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧㄨㄥ ㄐㄧˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jung2zai1
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
yōngto hold; to embrace; to wrap around; to gather around (somebody); to throng; to swarm; to support
to crowd in; to cram in; to force others aside; to press; to squeeze; to find (time in one's busy schedule)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
拥护yōnghùto endorse; to support
拥抱yōngbàoto embrace; to hug
拥有yōngyǒuto have; to possess
拥塞yōngsèto be clogged up; to be congested (traffic, computer network etc)
拥戴yōngdàito give one's allegiance; (popular) support
Words With Same Tail Word    
排挤páijǐto crowd out; to push aside; to supplant
压挤yājǐto squeeze out; to extrude
挨挤áijǐto crowd together; to jostle; squeezed
紧挤jǐnjǐto pinch; to squeeze tightly
推挤tuījǐto jostle; to shove
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