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English Definitionflexible; nimble; agile
Simplified Script灵活
Traditional Script靈活
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄧㄥˊ ㄏㄨㄛˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ling4wut6
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
língquick; alert; efficacious; effective; to come true; spirit; departed soul; coffin
huóto live; alive; living; work; workmanship

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
灵魂línghúnsoul; spirit
灵巧língqiǎodeft; nimble; ingenious
灵感línggǎninspiration; insight; a burst of creativity in scientific or artistic endeavor
灵敏língmǐnsmart; clever; sensitive; keen; quick; sharp
灵验língyànefficacious; effective; (of a prediction) accurate; correct
Words With Same Tail Word    
生活shēnghuólife; activity; to live; livelihood
搞活gǎohuóto enliven; to invigorate; to revitalize
激活jīhuóto activate
做活zuòhuóto work for a living (esp. of woman needleworker); life of a group of stones in Go 围棋
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