YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

放弃
Main
English Definitionto renounce; to abandon; to give up
Simplified Script放弃
Traditional Script放棄
Pinyinfàngqì
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄈㄤˋ ㄑㄧˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)fong3hei3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
fàngto put; to place; to release; to free; to let go; to let out; to banish; to set off (fireworks)
to abandon; to relinquish; to discard; to throw away

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
放假fàngjiàto have a holiday or vacation
放心fàngxīnto feel relieved; to feel reassured; to be at ease; don't worry!
放大fàngdàto enlarge; to magnify; to zoom in
放松fàngsōngto loosen; to relax
放映fàngyìngto show (a movie); to screen
Words With Same Tail Word    
抛弃pāoqìto abandon; to discard; to renounce; to dump (somebody)
废弃fèiqìto discard; to abandon (old ways); to invalidate
丢弃diūqìto discard; to abandon
遗弃yíqìto leave; to abandon
割弃gēqìto discard; to abandon; to give (something) up
Derived Words or Phrases    
Sign-in
Similar-sounding Words    
Sign-in
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables