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English Definitionto light; to set off (firecrackers etc)
Simplified Script燃放
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄖㄢˊ ㄈㄤˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jin4fong3
Word Decomposition
ránto burn; to ignite; to light; fig. to spark off (hopes); to start (debate); to raise (hopes)
fàngto put; to place; to release; to free; to let go; to let out; to banish; to set off (fireworks)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
燃烧ránshāoto ignite; to combust; to burn; combustion; flaming
燃气ránqìnatural gas
燃油rányóufuel oil
燃煤ránméicoal fuel
Words With Same Tail Word    
开放kāifàngto bloom; to open; to be open (to the public); to open up (to the outside); to be open-minded; unrestrained by convention; unconstrained in one's sexuality
解放jiěfàngto liberate; to emancipate; liberation; refers to the Communists' victory over the Nationalists in 1949
释放shìfàngto release; to set free; to liberate (a prisoner); to discharge
排放páifàngemission; discharge; exhaust (gas etc)
播放bōfàngto broadcast; to transmit
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