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English Definitionfull moon; to hope; to expect; to visit; to gaze (into the distance); to look towards; towards
See alsowàng 15th day of month (lunar calendar); old variant of (from traditional character )
Simplified Script
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄨㄤˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mong6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate

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