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English Definitionto draw lots; raffle; lottery
Simplified Script摸彩
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄛ ㄘㄞˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mo2coi2
Word Decomposition
to feel with the hand; to touch; to stroke; to grope; to steal; to abstract
cǎi(bright) color; variety; applause; applaud; lottery prize

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Words With Same Head Word    
摸吧mōbātouch bar (hostess bar that allows physical contact)
摸底mōdǐto have a clear view (of a situation); to fish for information; fact-finding
摸排mōpáithorough search
摸牌mōpáito draw a tile (at mahjong); to play mahjong
摸索mōsuoto feel about; to grope about; to fumble; to do things slowly
Words With Same Tail Word    
精彩jīngcǎiwonderful; marvelous; brilliant
色彩sècǎitint; coloring; coloration; (fig.) flavor; character
光彩guāngcǎiluster; splendor; radiance; brilliance
剪彩jiǎncǎito cut the ribbon (at a launching or opening ceremony)
七彩qīcǎiseven colors; a variety of colors; multi-colored; rainbow-colored
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