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English Definitionto fall down; to slip and fall; to throw somebody to the ground
Simplified Script摔倒
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄨㄞ ㄉㄠˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)seot1dou2
Part of Speech(动补式) verb complement
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
shuāito throw down; to fall; to drop and break
dǎoto fall; to collapse; to overthrow; to fail; to go bankrupt; to change (trains or buses); to move around; to resell at a profit

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
摔交shuāijiāovariant of 摔跤
摔伤shuāishāngto injure oneself in a fall
摔坏shuāihuàito drop and break
摔打shuāidato knock; to grasp something in the hand and beat it; to toughen oneself up
摔断shuāiduànto fall and break; to break (bones) by falling
Words With Same Tail Word    
打倒dǎdǎoto overthrow; to knock down; Down with ... !
昏倒hūndǎoto faint
跌倒diēdǎoto tumble; to fall; fig. to suffer a reverse (in politics or business)
颠倒diāndǎoto turn upside down; to reverse; back to front; confused; deranged; crazy
压倒yādǎoto overwhelm; to overpower; overwhelming
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