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English Definitionto cancel out a crime; to receive punishment as a scapegoat
Simplified Script替罪
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄊㄧˋ ㄗㄨㄟˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)tai3zeoi6
Word Decomposition
to substitute for; to take the place of; to replace; for; on behalf of; to stand in for
zuìguilt; crime; fault; blame; sin

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
替工tìgōngreplacement worker; substitute worker
替班tìbānto act as substitute; to fill in for somebody
替补tìbǔto substitute for somebody; reserve player
Words With Same Tail Word    
犯罪fànzuìto commit a crime; crime; offense
得罪dézuìto commit an offense; to violate the law; excuse me! (formal); see also 得罪
受罪shòuzuìto endure; to suffer; hardships; torments; a hard time; a nuisance
贿罪huìzuìbribery law
无罪wúzuìinnocent; guileless; not guilty (of crime)
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