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潮流
Main
English Definitiontide; current; trend
Simplified Script潮流
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyincháoliú
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄠˊ ㄌㄧㄡˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ciu4lau4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
cháotide; current; damp; moist; humid
liúto flow; to disseminate; to circulate or spread; to move or drift; to degenerate; to banish or send into exile; stream of water or something resembling one; class, rate or grade

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
潮湿cháoshīdamp; moist
潮位cháowèitide level
潮南cháonánChaonan district of Shantou city 汕头市, Guangdong
潮吹cháochuīfemale ejaculation
潮安cháo'ānChao'an county in Chaozhou 潮州, Guangdong
Words With Same Tail Word    
交流jiāoliúto exchange; exchange; communication; interaction; to have social contact (with somebody)
河流héliúriver
轮流lúnliúto alternate; to take turns
电流diànliúelectric current
主流zhǔliúmain stream (of a river); fig. the essential point; main viewpoint of a matter; mainstream (culture etc)
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