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更动
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English Definitionto change; to replace; to alter
Simplified Script更动
Traditional Script更動
Pinyingēngdòng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄥ ㄉㄨㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gang1dung6
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
gēngto change or replace; to experience
dòng(of something) to move; to set in movement; to displace; to touch; to make use of; to stir (emotions); to alter; abbr. for 动词, verb

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
更换gēnghuànto replace (a worn-out tire etc); to change (one's address etc)
更改gēnggǎito alter
更新gēngxīnto replace the old with new; to renew; to renovate; to upgrade; to update; to regenerate
更正gēngzhèngto correct; to make a correction
更代gēngdàisubstitution; replacing former general; change of leader
Words With Same Tail Word    
活动huódòngto exercise; to move about; to operate; to use connections (personal influence); loose; shaky; active; movable; activity; campaign; maneuver; behavior
劳动láodòngwork; toil; physical labor
运动yùndòngto move; to exercise; sports; exercise; motion; movement; campaign
行动xíngdòngoperation; action; to move; mobile
推动tuīdòngto push (for acceptance of a plan); to push forward; to promote; to actuate
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