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English Definitionblind date; arranged interview to evaluate a proposed marriage partner; to be deeply attached to each other
Simplified Script相亲
Traditional Script相親
Pinyinxiāngqīn, Taiwan pr. xiàngqīn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄤ ㄑㄧㄣ
Cantonese (Jyutping)soeng1can1
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
xiāngeach other; one another; mutually; (Chinese surname)
qīnparent; one's own (flesh and blood); relative; related; marriage; bride; close; intimate; in person; first-hand; in favor of; pro-; to kiss; (Internet slang) dear

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
相信xiāngxìnto be convinced (that something is true); to believe; to accept something as true
相当xiāngdāngequivalent to; appropriate; considerably; to a certain extent; fairly; quite
相互xiānghùeach other; mutual
相反xiāngfǎnopposite; contrary
相似xiāngsìto resemble; similar; like; resemblance; similarity
Words With Same Tail Word    
探亲tànqīnto go home to visit one's family
乡亲xiāngqīnfellow countryman (from the same village); local people; villager; the folks back home
单亲dānqīnsingle parent
令亲lìngqīnYour esteemed parent (honorific)
做亲zuòqīnto become related by marriage; to marry
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