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English Definitionto apply (paint etc); to smear; to daub; to blot out; to scribble; to scrawl; (literary) mud; street
See also variant of ; (Chinese surname) (from traditional character )
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(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄊㄨˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)tou4
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced

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Words With Same Head Word    
涂抹túmǒto paint; to smear; to apply (makeup etc); to doodle; to erase; to obliterate
涂乙túyǐto trim or add (to a text); to edit
涂家tújiāpainter; artist
涂写túxiěto daub; to scribble (graffiti)
涂层túcéngprotective layer; coating
Words With Same Tail Word    
海涂hǎitútidal marsh; shoal; shallows
滩涂tāntúmudflat
电涂diàntúelectrocoating
薄涂báotúscumble
预涂yùtúprecoat
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