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插曲
Main
English Definitionmusic played during a movie, play, etc.; incidental music; music played in a theatrical interlude; (fig.) incident; episode
Simplified Script插曲
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinchāqǔ
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄚ ㄑㄩˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)caap3kuk1
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
chāto insert; stick in; pierce; to take part in; to interfere; to interpose
tune; song

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Words With Same Head Word    
插嘴chāzuǐto interrupt (somebody talking); to butt in; to cut into a conversation
插图chātúillustration
插花chāhuāflower arranging; ikebana
插秧chāyāngtransplant rice seedlings
插手chāshǒuto get involved in; to meddle; interference
Words With Same Tail Word    
歌曲gēqǔsong
戏曲xìqǔChinese opera
乐曲yuèqǔmusical composition
谱曲pǔqǔto compose a piece of music
作曲zuòqǔto compose (music)
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