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English Definitionequivalent to; appropriate; considerably; to a certain extent; fairly; quite
Simplified Script相当
Traditional Script相當
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄤ ㄉㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)soeng1dong1
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (副) adverb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
xiāngeach other; one another; mutually; (Chinese surname)
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    
相信xiāngxìnto be convinced (that something is true); to believe; to accept something as true
相互xiānghùeach other; mutual
相反xiāngfǎnopposite; contrary
相似xiāngsìto resemble; similar; like; resemblance; similarity
相同xiāngtóngidentical; same
Words With Same Tail Word    
应当yīngdāngshould; ought to
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
担当dāndāngto take upon oneself; to assume responsibility
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