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English Definitionto seek; to strive for
Simplified Script谋求
Traditional Script謀求
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄡˊ ㄑㄧㄡˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mau4kau4
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
móuto plan; to seek; scheme
qiúto seek; to look for; to request; to demand; to beseech

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
谋生móushēngto seek one's livelihood; to work to support oneself; to earn a living
谋杀móushāto murder; to assassinate; intentional homicide
谋取móuqǔto seek; to strive for; to obtain; see also 牟取
谋事móushìto plan matters; to look for a job
谋利móulìto make a profit; to gain; to get an advantage
Words With Same Tail Word    
要求yāoqiúto request; to require; to stake a claim; to ask; to demand
请求qǐngqiúto request; to ask; request
征求zhēngqiúto solicit; to seek; to request (opinions, feedback etc); to petition
追求zhuīqiúto pursue (a goal etc) stubbornly; to seek after; to woo
力求lìqiúto make every effort to; striving to do one's best
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