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苦恼
Main
English Definitionvexed; distressed
Simplified Script苦恼
Traditional Script苦惱
Pinyinkǔnǎo
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
kúnǎo
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄎㄨˇ ㄋㄠˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)fu2nou5
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
bitter; hardship; pain; to suffer; to bring suffering to; painstakingly
nǎoto get angry

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Words With Same Head Word    
苦难kǔnànsuffering
苦工kǔgōnghard labor (in penal code); coolie
苦衷kǔzhōngsecret trouble; sorrow; difficulties
苦尽甘来kǔ jìn gān láibitterness finishes, sweetness begins (idiom); the hard times are over, the good times just beginning
苦干kǔgànto work hard
Words With Same Tail Word    
烦恼fánnǎoto be worried; to be distressed; worries
懊恼àonǎoannoyed; vexed; upset
可恼kěnǎoaggravating; irritating
惹恼rěnǎoto offend
气恼qìnǎoto be annoyed; to get angry
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