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被动
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English Definitionpassive
Simplified Script被动
Traditional Script被動
Pinyinbèidòng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄟˋ ㄉㄨㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bei6dung6
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
bèiquilt; by; (indicates passive-voice clauses); (literary) to cover; to meet with
dòng(of something) to move; to set in movement; to displace; to touch; to make use of; to stir (emotions); to alter; abbr. for 动词, verb

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
被子bèiziquilt
被迫bèipòto be compelled; to be forced
被告bèigàodefendant
被捕bèibǔto be arrested; under arrest
被害bèihàito 'become a victim'; to be harmed; to be killed; to be injured; to be murdered
Words With Same Tail Word    
活动huódòngto exercise; to move about; to operate; to use connections (personal influence); loose; shaky; active; movable; activity; campaign; maneuver; behavior
劳动láodòngwork; toil; physical labor
运动yùndòngto move; to exercise; sports; exercise; motion; movement; campaign
行动xíngdòngoperation; action; to move; mobile
推动tuīdòngto push (for acceptance of a plan); to push forward; to promote; to actuate
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