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English Definitionaction; conduct; behavior; activity
Simplified Script行为
Traditional Script行為
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄥˊ ㄨㄟˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hang4wai4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
xíngto walk; to go; to travel; a visit; temporary; makeshift; current; in circulation; to do; to perform; capable; competent; effective; all right; OK!; will do; behavior; conduct; Taiwan pr. [xing4], Cantonese [hang6] for the behavior-conduct sense
wéias (in the capacity of); to take something as; to act as; to serve as; to behave as; to become; to be; to do; by (in the passive voice)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
行动xíngdòngoperation; action; to move; mobile
行政xíngzhèngadministrative; executive (attributive)
行人xíngrénpedestrian; traveler on foot; passer-by; official responsible for arranging audiences with the emperor
Words With Same Tail Word    
认为rènwéito believe; to think; to consider; to feel
以为yǐwéito believe; to think; to consider; to be under the impression
成为chéngwéito become; to turn into
作为zuòwéione's conduct; deed; activity; accomplishment; achievement; to act as; as (in the capacity of); qua; to view as; to look upon (something as); to take something to be
人为rénwéiartificial; man-made; having human cause or origin; human attempt or effort
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