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English Definitionhard; erect; to be in erection
Simplified Script翘硬
Traditional Script翹硬
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧㄠˋ ㄧㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)kiu4ngaang6
Word Decomposition
qiàoto stick up; to rise on one end; to tilt
yìnghard; stiff; strong; firm; resolutely; doggedly; good (quality); able (person)

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Words With Same Head Word    
翘板qiàobǎna see-saw
翘班qiàobānto skip work; to sneak out of work early
翘课qiàokèto skip school; to cut class
翘起qiàoqǐto stick up; to point something up
翘尾巴qiào wěibato be cocky
Words With Same Tail Word    
坚硬jiānyìnghard; solid
僵硬jiāngyìngstiff; rigid
生硬shēngyìngstiff; harsh
强硬qiángyìngtough; unyielding; hard-line
软硬ruǎnyìngsoftware and hardware
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