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English Definitionto satirize; to mock; irony; satire; sarcasm
Simplified Script讽刺
Traditional Script諷刺
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄈㄥˇ ㄘˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)fung3ci3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
fěngto satirize; to mock; to recite
thorn; sting; thrust; to prick; to pierce; to stab; to assassinate; to murder; to stimulate; to irritated; splinter

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Words With Same Head Word    
讽喻fěngyùparable; allegory; satire
讽谏fěngjiàn(literary) to remonstrate with one's superior tactfully
讽谕fěngyùvariant of 諷喻
Words With Same Tail Word    
倒刺dàocìbarb; barbed tip (e.g. of fishhook)
刀刺dāocìto stab; to attack with knife
名刺míngcìvisiting card; name card
对刺duìcìbayonet practice in pairs
带刺dàicìthorny; (fig.) barbed; sarcastic
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