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眼泪
Main
English Definitiontears; crying
Simplified Script眼泪
Traditional Script眼淚
Pinyinyǎnlèi
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧㄢˇ ㄌㄟˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ngaan5leoi6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
yǎneye; small hole; crux (of a matter); measure word for big hollow things (wells, stoves, pots etc)
lèitears

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Words With Same Head Word    
眼睛yǎnjingeye
眼前yǎnqiánbefore one's eyes; now; at present
眼镜yǎnjìngspectacles; eyeglasses
眼光yǎnguānggaze; insight; foresight; vision; way of looking at things
眼看yǎnkànsoon; in a moment; to look on as something happens
Words With Same Tail Word    
流泪liúlèito shed tears
催泪cuīlèito move to tears (of a story); tear-provoking (gas); lacrimogen
含泪hánlèitearful; tearfully
垂泪chuílèito shed tears
掉泪diàolèito shed tears
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