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English Definitionto turn over; to surge; to churn; to rummage; raging (torrent)
Simplified Script翻腾
Traditional Script翻騰
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄈㄢ ㄊㄥˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)faan1tang4
Part of Speech(动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
Word Decomposition
fānto turn over; to flip over; to overturn; to rummage through; to translate; to decode; to double; to climb over or into; to cross
téngto soar; to gallop; to prance; to turn over; to vacate; to clear

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
翻译fānyìto translate; to interpret; translator; interpreter; translation; interpretation
翻身fānshēnto turn over (when lying); (fig.) to free oneself; to emancipate oneself; to bring about a change of one's fortunes
翻新fānxīnto revamp; a face-lift; to retread (a tire); to refurbish (old clothes); newly emerging
翻脸fānliǎnto fall out with somebody; to become hostile
翻开fānkāito open up
Words With Same Tail Word    
沸腾fèiténg(of a liquid) to boil; (of sentiments etc) to boil over; to flare up; to be impassioned
奔腾bēnténg(of waves) to surge forward; to roll on in waves; to gallop
图腾túténgtotem (loanword)
升腾shēngténgto rise; to ascend; to leap up
喧腾xuānténgto make a tumult; hubbub; uproar
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