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English Definitionto defraud; to swindle; to blackmail
Simplified Script诈骗
Traditional Script詐騙
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄚˋ ㄆㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zaa3pin3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
zhàto cheat; to swindle; to pretend; to feign; to draw somebody out; to try to extract information by deceit or bluff
piànto cheat; to swindle; to deceive; to get on (a horse etc) by swinging one leg over

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
诈冒zhàmàoto claim ownership (of stolen goods)
诈取zhàqǔto swindle; to defraud
诈唬zhàhuto bluff; to bluster; to intimidate
诈尸zhàshīsudden movement of a corpse (superstition); fig. sudden torrent of abuse
诈晴zhàqíngto clear up (of weather after rain)
Words With Same Tail Word    
欺骗qīpiànto deceive; to cheat
蒙骗mēngpiànto hoodwink; to deceive; to dupe somebody
受骗shòupiànto be cheated; to be taken in; to be hoodwinked
哄骗hǒngpiànto deceive; to cheat
坑骗kēngpiànto cheat; to swindle
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