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着急
Main
English Definitionto worry; to feel anxious
Simplified Script着急
Traditional Script著急
Pinyinzháojí, Taiwan pr. zhāojí
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄠˊ ㄐㄧˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zoek6gap1
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (动宾式) verb object
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=3; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
zháoto touch; to come in contact with; to feel; to be affected by; to catch fire; to burn; (coll.) to fall asleep; (after a verb) hitting the mark; succeeding in
urgent; pressing; rapid; hurried; worried; to make (somebody) anxious

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
着凉zháoliángto catch cold
着迷zháomíto be fascinated; to be captivated
着地zháodìto land; to touch the ground
着忙zháomángto rush; in a hurry; to worry about being late
着慌zháohuāngalarmed; panicking
Words With Same Tail Word    
紧急jǐnjíurgent; emergency
焦急jiāojíanxiety; anxious
应急yìngjíto respond to an emergency; to meet a contingency; (attributive) emergency
加急jiājíto become more urgent; more rapid; urgent; to handle a matter urgently
危急wēijícritical; desperate (situation)
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