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English Definitionto decorate; decoration; decorative; ornamental
Simplified Script装饰
Traditional Script裝飾
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄨㄤ ㄕˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zong1sik1
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
zhuāngadornment; to adorn; dress; clothing; costume (of an actor in a play); to play a role; to pretend; to install; to fix; to wrap (something in a bag); to load; to pack
shìdecoration; ornament; to decorate; to adorn; to hide; to conceal (a fault); excuse (to hide a fault); to play a role (in opera); to impersonate

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
装备zhuāngbèiequipment; to equip; to outfit
装置zhuāngzhìto install; installation; equipment; system; unit; device
装配zhuāngpèito assemble; to fit together
装卸zhuāngxièto load or unload; to transfer; to assemble and disassemble
装潢zhuānghuángto mount (a picture); to dress; to adorn; decoration; packaging
Words With Same Tail Word    
服饰fúshìapparel; clothing and personal adornment
掩饰yǎnshìto cover up; to conceal; to mask; to gloss over
首饰shǒushìjewelry; head ornament
佩饰pèishìornament; pendant
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