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English Definitionto deceive; to cheat
Simplified Script蒙哄
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄥˊ ㄏㄨㄥˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mung4hung6
Word Decomposition
méngto cover; ignorant; to suffer (misfortune); to receive (a favor); to cheat; (Chinese surname)
hǒngto deceive; to coax; to amuse (a child)

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Words With Same Head Word    
蒙冤méngyuānto be wronged; to be subjected to an injustice
蒙受méngshòuto suffer; to sustain (loss)
蒙召méngzhàoto be called by God
蒙城méngchéngMengcheng county in Bozhou 亳州, Anhui
蒙塾méngshúprimary school
Words With Same Tail Word    
打哄dǎhǒngto fool around; to kid around
欺哄qīhǒngto dupe; to deceive
瞒哄mánhǒngto deceive; to cheat (somebody)
赚哄zuànhǒngto cheat; to hoodwink; to defraud
哄哄hǒnghǒngto encourage
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