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English Definitionphonetic reading; combine sounds into words
Simplified Script拼读
Traditional Script拼讀
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄆㄧㄣ ㄉㄨˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ping3duk6
Word Decomposition
pīnto piece together; to join together; to stake all; adventurous; at the risk of one's life; to spell
to read; to study; reading of word (i.e. pronunciation), similar to 拼音

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
拼命pīnmìngto do one's utmost; with all one's might; at all costs; (to work or fight) as if one's life depends on it
拼搏pīnbóto struggle; to wrestle
拼刺pīncìbayonet charge
拼力pīnlìto spare no efforts
拼合pīnhéto fit together; to put together
Words With Same Tail Word    
阅读yuèdúto read; reading
朗读lǎngdúto read aloud
攻读gōngdúto major (in a field); to study a specialty to obtain a higher degree
宣读xuāndúto read out loud to an audience; a prepared speech (e.g. to a party conference)
工读gōngdúwork study
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