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调整
Main
English Definitionto adjust; adjustment; revision
Simplified Script调整
Traditional Script調整
Pinyintiáozhěng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄊㄧㄠˊ ㄓㄥˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)tiu4zing2
Part of Speech(动) verb
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
tiáoto harmonize; to reconcile; to blend; to suit well; to season (food); to provoke; to incite
zhěngexactly; in good order; whole; complete; entire; in order; orderly; to repair; to mend; to renovate; (coll.) to fix somebody; to give somebody a hard time; to mess with somebody

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
调节tiáojiéto adjust; to regulate; to harmonize; to reconcile (accountancy etc)
调皮tiáopínaughty; mischievous; unruly
调和tiáohéharmonious; to mediate; to reconcile; to compromise; mediation; to mix; to blend; blended; to season; seasoning; to placate
调剂tiáojìto adjust; to balance; to make up a medical prescription
调料tiáoliàocondiment; seasoning; flavoring
Words With Same Tail Word    
完整wánzhěngcomplete; intact
整整zhěngzhěngwhole; full
平整píngzhěngsmooth; level; to level off; to flatten (remove bumps)
休整xiūzhěngto rest and reorganize (military)
修整xiūzhěngto spruce up; to renovate; to tend (a garden); to groom (one's hair); to finish (a rough surface); to trim (a lawn); to touch up (a photo)
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