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祈求
Main
English Definitionto pray for; to appeal
Simplified Script祈求
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinqíqiú
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧˊ ㄑㄧㄡˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)kei4kau4
Word Decomposition
to implore; to pray; to request
qiúto seek; to look for; to request; to demand; to beseech

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
祈祷qídǎoto pray; to say one's prayers; prayer
祈望qíwàngto hope; to wish; hope; wish; (old) name of an official post
祈福qífúto pray for blessings
祈免qímiǎndeprecation
祈愿qíyuànsupplication
Words With Same Tail Word    
要求yāoqiúto request; to require; to stake a claim; to ask; to demand
请求qǐngqiúto request; to ask; request
征求zhēngqiúto solicit; to seek; to request (opinions, feedback etc); to petition
追求zhuīqiúto pursue (a goal etc) stubbornly; to seek after; to woo
力求lìqiúto make every effort to; striving to do one's best
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