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English Definitionlapel of jacket; heart; aspiration; vision
Simplified Script胸襟
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄩㄥ ㄐㄧㄣ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hung1kam1
Part of Speech(名) noun
Word Decomposition
xiōngchest; bosom; heart; mind; thorax
jīnlapel; overlap of Chinese gown; fig. bosom (the seat of emotions); to cherish (ambition, desires, honorable intentions etc) in one's bosom

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Words With Same Head Word    
胸怀xiōnghuáione's bosom (the seat of emotions); breast; broad-minded and open; to think about; to cherish
胸口xiōngkǒupit of the stomach
胸中xiōngzhōngone's mind
胸前xiōngqián(on the) chest; bosom
Words With Same Tail Word    
对襟duìjīnbuttoned Chinese jacket
衣襟yījīnthe front piece(s) of a Chinese jacket; lapel
连襟liánjīnhusbands of sisters; brothers-in-law; extremely close (of a relationship)
开襟kāijīnbuttoned Chinese tunic; unbuttoned (to cool down)
敞开胸襟chǎngkāi xiōngjīnto be open-minded
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