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English Definitionto pass through; to cross; to overcome
Simplified Script穿越
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄨㄢ ㄩㄝˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cyun1jyut6
Part of Speech(介) preposition
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
穿 chuānto wear; to put on; to dress; to bore through; to pierce; to perforate; to penetrate; to pass through; to thread
yuèto exceed; to climb over; to surpass; the more... the more; generic word for peoples or states of south China or south Asia at different historical periods; abbr. for Vietnam 越南

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Words With Same Head Word    
穿梭chuānsuōto travel back and forth; to shuttle
穿着chuānzhuóattire; clothes; dress
穿过chuānguòto pass through
穿上chuānshangto put on (clothes etc)
穿刺chuāncìmedical puncture to extract bodily fluid (a tap); body piercing; puncture
Words With Same Tail Word    
越来越yuè lái yuèmore and more
优越yōuyuèsuperior; superiority
超越chāoyuèto surpass; to exceed; to transcend
卓越zhuóyuèoutstanding; surpassing; distinguished; splendid
跨越kuàyuèto step across; step over
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