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English Definitionby chance; by coincidence; to happen to
Simplified Script碰巧
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄆㄥˋ ㄑㄧㄠˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)pung3haau2
Word Decomposition
pèngto touch; to meet with; to bump
qiǎoopportunely; coincidentally; as it happens; skillful; timely

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Words With Same Head Word    
碰见pèngjiànto run into; to meet (unexpectedly); to bump into
碰到pèngdàoto come across; to run into; to meet; to hit
碰上pèngshàngto run into; to come upon; to meet
碰钉子pèng dīngzito meet with a rebuff
碰撞pèngzhuàngto collide; collision
Words With Same Tail Word    
技巧jìqiǎoskill; technique
凑巧còuqiǎofortuitously; luckily; as chance has it
可巧kěqiǎoby happy coincidence
恰巧qiàqiǎofortunately; unexpectedly; by coincidence
正巧zhèngqiǎojust by chance; to happen to (just at the right time); opportune
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