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English Definitionreplacement worker; substitute worker
Simplified Script替工
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄊㄧˋ ㄍㄨㄥ
Cantonese (Jyutping)tai3gung1
Word Decomposition
to substitute for; to take the place of; to replace; for; on behalf of; to stand in for
gōngwork; worker; skill; profession; trade; craft; labor

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
替代tìdàito substitute for; to replace; to supersede
替换tìhuànto exchange; to replace; to substitute for; to switch
替班tìbānto act as substitute; to fill in for somebody
替罪tìzuìto cancel out a crime; to receive punishment as a scapegoat
替补tìbǔto substitute for somebody; reserve player
Words With Same Tail Word    
施工shīgōngconstruction; to carry out construction or large-scale repairs
人工réngōngartificial; manpower; manual work
加工jiāgōngto process; processing; working (of machinery)
手工shǒugōnghandwork; manual
分工fēngōngto divide up the work; division of labor
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