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English Definitionbackground; backdrop; context; (fig.) powerful backer
Simplified Script背景
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄟˋ ㄐㄧㄥˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bui6ging2
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
bèithe back of a body or object; to turn one's back; to hide something from; to learn by heart; to recite from memory; unlucky (slang); hard of hearing
jǐngbright; circumstance; scenery; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
背后bèihòubehind; at the back; in the rear; behind somebody's back
背心bèixīnsleeveless garment (vest, waistcoat, singlet, tank top etc)
背诵bèisòngto recite; to repeat from memory
背面bèimiànthe back; the reverse side; the wrong side
背叛bèipànto betray
Words With Same Tail Word    
风景fēngjǐngscenery; landscape
情景qíngjǐngcircumstances; situation; scene; picture
前景qiánjǐngforeground; vista; (future) prospects; perspective
远景yuǎnjǐngprospect; long-range view
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