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理当
Main
English Definitionshould; ought
Simplified Script理当
Traditional Script理當
Pinyinlǐdāng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄧˇ ㄉㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)lei5dong1
Word Decomposition
texture; grain (of wood); inner essence; intrinsic order; reason; logic; truth; science; natural science (esp. physics); to manage; to pay attention to; to run (affairs); to handle; to put in order; to tidy up
dāngto be; to act as; manage; withstand; when; during; ought; should; match equally; equal; same; obstruct; just at (a time or place); on the spot; right; just at

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
理论lǐlùntheory; to argue; to take notice of
理解lǐjiěto comprehend; to understand; comprehension; understanding
理由lǐyóureason; grounds; justification
理想lǐxiǎngan ideal; a dream; ideal; perfect
理发lǐfàa barber; hairdressing
Words With Same Tail Word    
应当yīngdāngshould; ought to
相当xiāngdāngequivalent to; appropriate; considerably; to a certain extent; fairly; quite
不敢当bùgǎn dānglit. I dare not (accept the honor); fig. I don't deserve your praise; you flatter me
正当zhèngdāngtimely; just (when needed)
充当chōngdāngto serve as; to act as; to play the role of
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