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English Definitionhabit; custom; usual practice; to be used to
Traditional Script習慣
Simplified Script习惯
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧˊ ㄍㄨㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zaap6gwaan3
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (动) verb, (助动) auxiliary verb
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=3; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
to practice; to study; habit; (Chinese surname)
guànaccustomed to; used to; indulge; to spoil (a child)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
習題xítíschool work exercises
習俗xísúcustom; tradition; local tradition; convention
習字xízìto practice writing characters
習得xídéto learn; to acquire (some skill through practice); acquisition
習性xíxìngcharacter acquired through long habit; habits and properties
Words With Same Tail Word    
嬌慣jiāoguànto pamper; to coddle; to spoil
看慣kànguànto be used to the sight of
過慣guòguànto be accustomed to (a certain lifestyle etc)
使習慣shǐ xíguànto accustom
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