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要好
Main
English Definitionto be on good terms; to be close friends; striving for self-improvement
Simplified Script要好
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinyàohǎo
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧㄠˋ ㄏㄠˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jiu3hou2
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
yàoimportant; vital; to want; to ask for; will; going to (as future auxiliary); may; must; (used in a comparison) must be; probably; if
hǎogood; well; proper; good to; easy to; very; so; (suffix indicating completion or readiness); (of two people) close; on intimate terms

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Words With Same Head Word    
要紧yàojǐnimportant; urgent
要不yàobùotherwise; or else; how about...?; either... (or...)
要点yàodiǎnmain point; essential
要不然yàobù ránotherwise; or else; or
要命yàomìngto cause somebody's death; very; extremely; frightening; annoying
Words With Same Tail Word    
友好yǒuhǎofriendly; amicable; close friend; Youhao district of Yichun city 伊春市, Heilongjiang
只好zhǐhǎowithout any better option; to have to; to be forced to
问好wènhǎoto say hello to; to send one's regards to
良好liánghǎogood; favorable; well; fine
最好zuìhǎobest; (you) had better (do what we suggest)
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