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Main
English Definitiondesire; appetite; passion; lust; greed
See also to wish for; to desire; variant of (from traditional character )
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(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄩˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)juk6

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Words With Same Head Word    
欲望yùwàngdesire; longing; appetite; craving
欲火yùhuǒlust
欲仙欲死yù xiān yù sǐto wish one were dead (idiom); (fig.) to be in seventh heaven
欲壑难填yù hè nán tiánbottomless pit of desire (idiom); insatiable greed; carnal cravings are never satisfied and are a main obstruction on the path to enlightenment
欲火焚身yùhuǒ fén shēnburning with desire
Words With Same Tail Word    
食欲shíyùappetite
利欲lìyùcupidity
嗜欲shìyùlust
性欲xìngyùsexual desire; lust
情欲qíngyùlust; desire; sensual
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