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English Definitionrude and unreasonable
Simplified Script蛮横
Traditional Script蠻橫
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄢˊ ㄏㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)maan4waang4
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
mánbarbarian; bullying; very; quite; rough; reckless
hèngharsh and unreasonable; unexpected

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Words With Same Head Word    
蛮力mánlìbrute force
蛮夷mányícommon term for non-Han peoples in former times, not exclusively derogatory; barbarian
蛮子mánzibarbarian; slave servant; (old) contemptuous term for people from southern China (used by northern Chinese people)
蛮干mángànto act rashly; to act precipitously regardless of the consequences; reckless; foolhardy; daredevil
蛮悍mánhànrude and violent; fierce and reckless
Words With Same Tail Word    
专横zhuānhèngimperious; peremptory
强横qiánghèngsurly and unreasoning; bullying; tyrannical
骄横jiāohèngarrogant; overbearing
窝里横wō lǐ hèng(coll.) meek and civil in public, but a tyrant at home
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