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English Definitionto deny (through sophism)
Simplified Script狡赖
Traditional Script狡賴
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄠˇ ㄌㄞˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gaau2laai6
Word Decomposition
jiǎocrafty; cunning; sly
làito depend on; to hang on in a place; bad; to renege (on promise); to disclaim; to rat (on debts); rascally; to blame; to put the blame on; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
狡猾jiǎohuácrafty; cunning; sly
狡滑jiǎohuávariant of 狡猾
狡诈jiǎozhàcraft; cunning; deceitful
狡辩jiǎobiànto quibble
狡黠jiǎoxiácrafty; astute
Words With Same Tail Word    
依赖yīlàito depend on; to be dependent on; to rely on
信赖xìnlàito trust; to have confidence in; to have faith in; to rely on
无赖wúlàihoodlum; rascal; rogue; rascally; scoundrelly
达赖dálàithe Dalai Lama; abbr. of 达赖喇嘛
不赖bùlài(coll.) not bad; good; fine
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