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English Definitionto promote; to advocate
Simplified Script提倡
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄊㄧˊ ㄔㄤˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)tai4coeng1
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
to carry (hanging down from the hand); to lift; to put forward; to mention; to raise (an issue); upwards character stroke; lifting brush stroke (in painting); scoop for measuring liquid
chàngto initiate; to instigate; to introduce; to lead

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
提高tígāoto raise; to increase; to improve
提供tígōngto offer; to supply; to provide; to furnish
提前tíqiánto shift to an earlier date; to do something ahead of time; in advance
提醒tíxǐngto remind; to call attention to; to warn of
提议tíyìproposal; suggestion; to propose; to suggest
Words With Same Tail Word    
首倡shǒuchàngto initiate
反腐倡fǎnfǔ chànganti-corruption drive
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