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English Definitionanxiety; anxious
Simplified Script焦急
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄠ ㄐㄧˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ziu1gap1
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
jiāoburnt; scorched; charred; worried; anxious; coke; (Chinese surname)
urgent; pressing; rapid; hurried; worried; to make (somebody) anxious

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Words With Same Head Word    
焦点jiāodiǎnfocus; focal point
焦炭jiāotàncoke (processed coal used in blast furnace)
焦作jiāozuòJiaozuo prefecture level city in Henan
焦化jiāohuàto distill
焦噪jiāozàovariant of 焦躁
Words With Same Tail Word    
着急zháojíto worry; to feel anxious
紧急jǐnjíurgent; emergency
应急yìngjíto respond to an emergency; to meet a contingency; (attributive) emergency
加急jiājíto become more urgent; more rapid; urgent; to handle a matter urgently
危急wēijícritical; desperate (situation)
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