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枯萎
Main
English Definitionto wilt; to wither; wilted; withered; drained; enervated; exhausted
Simplified Script枯萎
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinkūwěi
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄎㄨ ㄨㄟˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)fu1wai2
Word Decomposition
dried up
wěito wither; to drop; to decline; spiritless

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Words With Same Head Word    
枯燥kūzàodry and dull; uninteresting; dry-as-dust
枯竭kūjiéused up; dried up; exhausted (of resources)
枯干kūgānwithered
枯寂kūjìdull and lonely
枯木kūmùdead tree
Words With Same Tail Word    
阳萎yángwěiimpotence; also written 阳痿
颓萎tuíwěilistless; dispirited
哲人其萎zhérén qí wěia wise man has passed away (idiom)
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