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措手
Main
English Definitionto deal with; to manage; to proceed
Simplified Script措手
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyincuòshǒu
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄘㄨㄛˋ ㄕㄡˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cou3sau2
Word Decomposition
cuòto handle; to manage; to put in order; to arrange; to administer; to execute; to take action on; to plan
shǒuhand; (formal) to hold; person engaged in certain types of work; person skilled in certain types of work; personal(ly); convenient; measure word for skill

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Words With Same Head Word    
措施cuòshīmeasure; step
措勤cuòqínCoqen county in Ngari prefecture, Tibet, Tibetan: Mtsho chen rdzong
措大cuòdàworthless scholar; useless wretch
措意cuòyìto pay attention to
措置cuòzhìto handle; to arrange
Words With Same Tail Word    
握手wòshǒuto shake hands
动手dòngshǒuto set about (a task); to hit; to punch; to touch
右手yòushǒuright hand; right-hand side
左手zuǒshǒuleft hand; left-hand side
着手zhuóshǒuto put one's hand to it; to start out on a task; to set out
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