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花费
Main
English Definitionexpense; cost; to spend (time or money); expenditure
Simplified Script花费
Traditional Script花費
Pinyinhuāfèi
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄨㄚ ㄈㄟˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)faa1fai3
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
huāflower; blossom; fancy pattern; florid; to spend (money, time); (Chinese surname)
fèito cost; to spend; fee; wasteful; expenses; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
花园huāyuángarden
花朵huāduǒflower
花生huāshēngpeanut; groundnut
花样huāyàngpattern; way of doing something; trick; (sports) fancy-style (as figure skating etc)
花纹huāwéndecorative design
Words With Same Tail Word    
消费xiāofèito consume
浪费làngfèito waste; to squander
公费gōngfèiat public expense
学费xuéfèituition fee; tuition
自费zìfèi(be) at one's own expense
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