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English Definitionrole; character in a novel; persona
Simplified Script角色
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄩㄝˊ ㄙㄜˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gok3sik1
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
juérole (theater); to compete; ancient three legged wine vessel; third note of pentatonic scale; (Chinese surname)
color; look; appearance; sex; lust

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Words With Same Head Word    
角力juélìwrestling; a trial of strength
角抵juédǐwrestling; to wrestle
角逐juézhúto tussle; to contend; to contest
角斗juédòuto wrestle
角斗场juédòu chǎngwrestling ring
Words With Same Tail Word    
颜色yánsècolor; countenance; appearance; facial expression; pigment; dyestuff
彩色cǎisècolor; multi-colored
白色báisèwhite; fig. reactionary; anti-communist
黄色huángsèyellow (color); pornographic
脸色liǎnsècomplexion; look
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