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English Definitionto untie; to undo
Traditional Script解開
Simplified Script解开
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄝˇ ㄎㄞ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gaai2hoi1
Word Decomposition
jiěto divide; to break up; to split; to separate; to dissolve; to solve; to melt; to remove; to untie; to loosen; to open; to emancipate; to explain; to understand; to know; a solution; a dissection
kāito open; to start; to turn on; to boil; to write out (a prescription, check, invoice etc); to operate (a vehicle); carat (gold); abbr. for Kelvin, 開爾文; abbr. for 開本, book format; ; (to hold (meeting, exhibition, etc.)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
解決jiějuéto settle (a dispute); to resolve; to solve; to dispose of; to dispatch
解放jiěfàngto liberate; to emancipate; liberation; refers to the Communists' victory over the Nationalists in 1949
解釋jiěshìexplanation; to explain; to interpret; to resolve
解答jiědáanswer; explanation; solution (to a math equation)
解剖jiěpōuto dissect (an animal); to analyze; anatomy
Words With Same Tail Word    
離開líkāito depart; to leave
公開gōngkāipublic; to publish; to make public
召開zhàokāito convene (a conference or meeting); to convoke; to call together
展開zhǎnkāito unfold; to carry out; to be in full swing; to launch
分開fēnkāito separate; to part
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