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English Definitionappliance; utensil; gear; equipment
Simplified Script用具
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧㄨㄥˋ ㄐㄩˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jung6geoi6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
yòngto use; to employ; to have to; to eat or drink; expense or outlay; usefulness; hence; therefore
tool; device; utensil; equipment; instrument; talent; ability; to possess; to have; to provide; to furnish; to state; measure word for devices, coffins, dead bodies

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
用力yònglìto exert oneself physically
用功yònggōngdiligent; industrious (in one's studies); to study hard; to make great effort
用途yòngtúuse; application
用品yòngpǐnarticles for use; products; goods
Words With Same Tail Word    
工具gōngjùtool; instrument; utensil; means (to achieve a goal etc)
农具nóngjùfarm implements; farm tools
玩具wánjùplaything; toy
文具wénjùstationery; item of stationery (pen, pencil, eraser, pencil sharpener etc)
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