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English Definitionto lead
Simplified Script牵扶
Traditional Script牽扶
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧㄢ ㄈㄨˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hin1fu4
Word Decomposition
qiānto lead along; to pull (an animal on a tether); (bound form) to involve; to draw in
to support with the hand; to help somebody up; to support oneself by holding onto something; to help

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Words With Same Head Word    
牵制qiānzhìto control; to curb; to restrict; to impede; to pin down (enemy troops)
牵引qiānyǐnto pull; to draw (a cart); to tow
牵扯qiānchěto involve; to implicate
牵连qiānliánto implicate; implicated; to link together
牵涉qiānshèto involve; implicated
Words With Same Tail Word    
搀扶chānfúto lend an arm to support somebody
mǔdan suī hǎo ,
quán zhàng lǜyè fú
Although the peony is beautiful, it depends entirely on help from the green leaves (idiom). However brilliant you may be, you can't do anything without support from others.
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