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English Definitionto hold; to embrace; to wrap around; to gather around (somebody); to throng; to swarm; to support
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Pinyinyōng, Taiwan pr. yǒng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄧㄨㄥ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jung2
Part of Speech(动) verb

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Words With Same Head Word    
拥护yōnghùto endorse; to support
拥抱yōngbàoto embrace; to hug
拥挤yōngjǐcrowded; to throng; congestion
拥有yōngyǒuto have; to possess
拥塞yōngsèto be clogged up; to be congested (traffic, computer network etc)
Words With Same Tail Word    
簇拥cùyōngto crowd around; to escort
蜂拥fēngyōngto flock (to see); to mill; to throng
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