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English Definitionto hope; to expect; expectation(s)
Simplified Script期许
Traditional Script期許
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧ ㄒㄩˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)kei4heoi2
Word Decomposition
a period of time; phase; stage; measure word for issues of a periodical, courses of study; time; term; period; to hope
to allow; to permit; to promise; to praise; somewhat; perhaps; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
期间qījiānperiod of time; time; time period; period
期限qīxiàntime limit; deadline; allotted time
期望qīwàngto have expectations; to earnestly hope; expectation; hope
期中qīzhōnginterim; midterm
期待qīdàito look forward to; to await; expectation
Words With Same Tail Word    
也许yěxǔperhaps; maybe
允许yǔnxǔto permit; to allow
不许bùxǔnot to allow; must not; can't
容许róngxǔto permit; to allow
或许huòxǔperhaps; maybe
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