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English Definitionto leap; to spring; to throw oneself
Simplified Script纵身
Traditional Script縱身
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄗㄨㄥˋ ㄕㄣ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zung3san1
Word Decomposition
zòngwarp (the vertical threads in weaving); vertical; longitudinal; north-south (lines of longitude); lengthwise; to release; to indulge; even if
shēnbody; life; oneself; personally; one's morality and conduct; the main part of a structure or body; pregnant; measure word for sets of clothes: suit, twinset; Kangxi radical 158

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Words With Same Head Word    
纵横zònghénglit. warp and weft in weaving; vertically and horizontal; length and breadth; criss-crossed; able to move unhindered; abbr. for 合纵连横, School of Diplomacy during the Warring States Period (475-221 BC)
纵容zòngróngto indulge; to connive at
纵使zòngshǐeven if; even though
纵火zònghuǒto set on fire; to commit arson
纵深zòngshēndepth (of a battlefield or terrain)
Words With Same Tail Word    
动身dòngshēnto go on a journey; to leave
全身quánshēnwhole body; em (typography)
自身zìshēnitself; oneself; one's own
本身běnshēnitself; in itself; per se
终身zhōngshēnlifelong; all one's life; marriage
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