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接近
Main
English Definitionto approach; to get close to
Simplified Script接近
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinjiējìn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄝ ㄐㄧㄣˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zip3gan6
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
jiēto receive; to answer (the phone); to meet or welcome somebody; to connect; to catch; to join; to extend; to take one's turn on duty; to take over for somebody
jìnnear; close to; approximately

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Words With Same Head Word    
接着jiēzheto catch and hold on; to continue; to go on to do something; to follow; to carry on; then; after that; subsequently; to proceed; to ensue; in turn; in one's turn
接受jiēshòuto accept; to receive
接触jiēchùto touch; to contact; access; in touch with
接待jiēdàito receive (a visitor); to admit (allow somebody to enter)
接到jiēdàoto receive (letter etc)
Words With Same Tail Word    
最近zuìjìnrecent; recently; these days; latest; soon; nearest (of locations); shortest (of routes)
附近fùjìn(in the) vicinity; nearby; neighboring; next to
靠近kàojìnnear; to approach
临近línjìnclose to; approaching
逼近bījìnto press on towards; to close in on; to approach; to draw near
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