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English Definitionto report (to the authorities); to declare (to customs)
Traditional Script申報
Simplified Script申报
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄣ ㄅㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)san1bou3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
shēnto extend; to state; to explain; 9th earthly branch: 3-5 p.m., 7th solar month (7th August-7th September), year of the Monkey; ancient Chinese compass point: 240°; old name for Shanghai 上海; (Chinese surname)
bàoto announce; to inform; report; newspaper; recompense; revenge

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
申請shēnqǐngto apply for something; application (form etc)
申述shēnshùto state; to assert; to allege; to specify
申訴shēnsùto file a complaint; to appeal (to an authority, a higher court of justice etc); complaint; appeal
申令shēnlìngan order; a command
申冤shēnyuānto appeal for justice; to demand redress for a grievance
Words With Same Tail Word    
電報diànbàotelegram; cable; telegraph
情報qíngbàoinformation; intelligence
畫報huàbàopictorial (magazine)
通報tōngbàoto inform; to notify; to announce; circular; bulletin; (scientific) journal
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