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English Definitiondesire
Simplified Script欲念
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄩˋ ㄋㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)juk6nim6
Word Decomposition
to wish for; to desire; variant of
niànto read; to study (a subject); to attend (a school); to read aloud; to miss (somebody); idea; remembrance; twenty (banker's anti-fraud numeral corresponding to 廿, 20)

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Words With Same Head Word    
欲女yùnǚsex-crazed woman
欲海yùhǎiocean of lust (Buddhist term); worldly desires
欲滴yùdī(suffix) replete (with moisture); glistening; plump and tender; lovely; alluring
欲绝yùjuéheartbroken; inconsolable
欲经yùjīngKama Sutra
Words With Same Tail Word    
留念liúniànto keep as a souvenir; to recall fondly
纪念jìniànto commemorate; to remember
概念gàiniànconcept; idea
想念xiǎngniànto miss; to remember with longing; to long to see again
观念guānniànnotion; thought; concept; sense; views; ideology; general impressions
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