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English Definitionto look after; to attend to; to have in care
Simplified Script照看
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄠˋ ㄎㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ziu3hon3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Word Decomposition
zhàoaccording to; in accordance with; to shine; to illuminate; to reflect; to look at (one's reflection); to take (a photo); photo; as requested; as before
kànto see; to look at; to read; to watch; to visit; to call on; to consider; to look after; to treat (an illness); to depend on; to feel (that); (after verb) to give it a try; Watch out! (for a danger)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
照相zhàoxiàngto take a photograph
照片zhàopiànphotograph; picture
照常zhàochángas usual
照例zhàolìas a rule; as usual; usually
照耀zhàoyàoto shine; to illuminate
Words With Same Tail Word    
好看hǎokàngood-looking; nice-looking; good (of a movie, book, TV show etc); embarrassed; humiliated
难看nánkànugly; unsightly
观看guānkànto watch; to view
眼看yǎnkànsoon; in a moment; to look on as something happens
收看shōukànto view; to watch TV; to receive TV channels
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