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Main
English Definitionto 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
Simplified Script
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinjiē
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄐㄧㄝ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zip3
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=3; TOP=Basic,Intermediate

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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    
直接zhíjiēdirect; opposite: indirect 间接; immediate; directly; straightforward
迎接yíngjiēto meet; to welcome; to greet
连接liánjiēto link; to join; to attach; connection; a link (on web page)
间接jiànjiēindirect
衔接xiánjiēto join together; to combine
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