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English Definitionto neglect; to misuse; to mistreat; to abuse
Simplified Script枉顾
Traditional Script枉顧
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨㄤˇ ㄍㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)wong2gu3
Word Decomposition
wǎngto twist; crooked; unjust; in vain
to look after; to take into consideration; to attend to; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
枉劳wǎngláoto work in vain
枉径wǎngjìngwinding lane
枉攘wǎngrǎngtumultuous; disorderly
枉死wǎngsǐto die in tragic circumstances
枉法wǎngfǎto circumvent the law
Words With Same Tail Word    
不顾bùgùin spite of; regardless of
回顾huígùto look back; to review
光顾guānggùto visit (as a customer)
只顾zhǐgùsolely preoccupied (with one thing); engrossed; focusing (on something); to look after only one aspect
不屑一顾bùxiè yī gùto disdain as beneath contempt (idiom)
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