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English Definitionconcerned
Simplified Script挂念
Traditional Script掛念
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄨㄚˋ ㄋㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gwaa3nim6
Word Decomposition
guàto hang or suspend (from a hook etc); to hang up (the phone); to hang (computing); to be worried or concerned; to make a phone call (dialect); to register or record; to hitch; measure word for sets or clusters of objects; (slang) to kill; to die; to be finished; to fail (an exam)
niànto read; to study (a subject); to attend (a school); to read aloud; to miss (somebody); idea; remembrance; twenty (banker's anti-fraud numeral corresponding to 廿, 20)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
挂号guàhàoto register (at a hospital etc); to send by registered mail
挂号信guàhào xìnregistered letter
挂钩guàgōuhook (on which to hang something); to couple; to link together; to peg; to establish contact with; hook; coupling links (e.g. between two railway coaches)
挂牌guàpáilit. to hang up a plate; to open up for business; listed (on stock market)
挂住guàzhùto get caught (entangled); to catch (on something)
Words With Same Tail Word    
留念liúniànto keep as a souvenir; to recall fondly
纪念jìniànto commemorate; to remember
概念gàiniànconcept; idea
想念xiǎngniànto miss; to remember with longing; to long to see again
观念guānniànnotion; thought; concept; sense; views; ideology; general impressions
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