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English Definitioncunning; dexterous; ingenious
Traditional Script機巧
Simplified Script机巧
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧ ㄑㄧㄠˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gei1haau2
Word Decomposition
machine; engine; opportunity; intention; aircraft; pivot; crucial point; flexible (quick-witted); organic; (Chinese surname)
qiǎoopportunely; coincidentally; as it happens; skillful; timely

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Words With Same Head Word    
機場jīchǎngairport; airfield
機器jīqìmachine; equipment
機會jīhuìopportunity; chance; occasion
機關jīguānmechanism; gear; machine-operated; office; agency; organ; organization; establishment; institution; body; strategum; scheme; intrigue; plot; trick
機械jīxièmachine; machinery; mechanical; (old) cunning; scheming
Words With Same Tail Word    
技巧jìqiǎoskill; technique
湊巧còuqiǎofortuitously; luckily; as chance has it
可巧kěqiǎoby happy coincidence
恰巧qiàqiǎofortunately; unexpectedly; by coincidence
正巧zhèngqiǎojust by chance; to happen to (just at the right time); opportune
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