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指望
Main
English Definitionto hope for something; to count on; hope
Simplified Script指望
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinzhǐwàng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓˇ ㄨㄤˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zi2mong6
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
zhǐfinger; to point at or to; to indicate or refer to; to depend on; to count on; (of hair) to stand on end
wàngfull moon; to hope; to expect; to visit; to gaze (into the distance); to look towards; towards

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
指出zhǐchūto indicate; to point out
指导zhǐdǎoto guide; to give directions; to direct; to coach; guidance; tuition
指挥zhǐhuīto conduct; to command; to direct; conductor (of an orchestra)
指示zhǐshìto point out; to indicate; to instruct; directives; instructions
指标zhǐbiāotarget; quota; index; indicator; sign; signpost; (computing) pointer
Words With Same Tail Word    
希望xīwàngto wish for; to desire; hope
愿望yuànwàngdesire; wish
失望shīwàngdisappointed; to lose hope; to despair
盼望pànwàngto hope for; to look forward to
渴望kěwàngto thirst for; to long for
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