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English Definitiondisaster; misfortune; calamity
See alsohuò old variant of (from traditional character )
Simplified Script
Traditional Script
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄏㄨㄛˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)wo6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate

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Words With Same Head Word    
祸害huòhàidisaster; harm; scourge; bad person; to damage; to harm; to wreck
祸乱huòluàncalamity and chaos; devastating disorder; great turmoil
祸事huòshìdisaster; doom
祸患huòhuàndisaster; calamity
祸根huògēnroot of the trouble; cause of the ruin
Words With Same Tail Word    
车祸chēhuòtraffic accident; car crash
人祸rénhuòhuman disaster
惹祸rěhuòto stir up trouble; to invite disaster
黄祸huánghuòyellow peril (offensive term referring to the perceived threat to Western nations, of immigration or military expansion from East Asian nations); Yellow Peril, political novel by Wang Lixiong 王力雄
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