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English Definitionto constitute; to form; to compose; to make up; to configure (computing)
Simplified Script构成
Traditional Script構成
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄡˋ ㄔㄥˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gau3sing4
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
gòuto construct; to form; to make up; to compose; literary composition; paper mulberry (Broussonetia papyrifera)
chéngto succeed; to finish; to complete; to accomplish; to become; to turn into; to be all right; OK!; one tenth; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
构造gòuzàostructure; composition; tectonic (geology)
构想gòuxiǎngto conceive; concept
构思gòusīto design; to plot; to plan out; to compose; to draw a mental sketch; conception; plan; idea; composition
构件gòujiànmember; component; part
构图gòutú(art) composition
Words With Same Tail Word    
完成wánchéngto complete; to accomplish
变成biànchéngto change into; to turn into; to become
形成xíngchéngto form; to take shape
赞成zànchéngto approve; to endorse; (literary) to assist
达成dáchéngto reach (an agreement); to accomplish
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