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English Definitionromance; love (romantic)
Simplified Script爱情
Traditional Script愛情
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄞˋ ㄑㄧㄥˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)oi3cing4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words,
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
àito love; to be fond of; to like; affection; to be inclined (to do something); to tend to (happen)
qíngfeeling; emotion; passion; situation

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
爱人àirenspouse (PRC); lover (non-PRC)
爱好àihàoto like; to take pleasure in; keen on; fond of; interest; hobby; appetite for
爱护àihùto cherish; to treasure; to take care of; to love and protect
爱惜àixīto cherish; to treasure; to use sparingly
爱戴àidàito love and respect; love and respect
Words With Same Tail Word    
热情rèqíngcordial; enthusiastic; passion; passionate; passionately
感情gǎnqíngfeeling; emotion; sensation; likes and dislikes; deep affection for somebody or something; relationship (i.e. love affair)
同情tóngqíngto sympathize with; sympathy
心情xīnqíngmood; frame of mind
病情bìngqíngstate of an illness; patient's condition
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