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English Definitionto empty; vacant; unoccupied; space; leisure; free time
See alsokōng empty; air; sky; in vain
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Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄎㄨㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hung1
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate

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Words With Same Head Word    
空儿kòngrspare time; free time
空闲kòngxiánidle; free time; leisure; unused (place)
空白kòngbáiblank space
空隙kòngxìcrack; gap between two objects; gap in time between two events
空匮kòngkuìscarce; poor
Words With Same Tail Word    
有空yǒukòngto have time (to do something)
抽空chōukòngto find the time to do something
填空tiánkòngto fill a job vacancy; to fill in a blank (e.g. on questionnaire or exam paper)
拨空bōkòngto make time
留空liúkòngto leave blank space in a document; to leave some time free
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