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English Definitionto write; literary work; book; article; writings
Simplified Script著作
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄨˋ ㄗㄨㄛˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zyu3zok3
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
zhùto make known; to show; to prove; to write; book; outstanding
zuòto do; to grow; to write or compose; to pretend; to regard as; to feel; writings or works

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Words With Same Head Word    
著名zhùmíngfamous; noted; well-known; celebrated
著书zhùshūto write a book
著称zhùchēngto be widely known as
著述zhùshùwriting; to write; to compile
著录zhùlùto record; to put down in writing
Words With Same Tail Word    
工作gōngzuòto work; (of a machine) to operate; job; work; task
合作hézuòto cooperate; to collaborate; to work together; cooperation
创作chuàngzuòto create; to produce; to write; creative work; creation
动作dòngzuòmovement; motion; action
操作cāozuòto work; to operate; to manipulate
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