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貌相
Main
English Definitionappearance (esp. superficial); looks; to judge a person by appearances
Simplified Script貌相
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinmàoxiàng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄠˋ ㄒㄧㄤˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)maau6soeng3
Word Decomposition
màoappearance
xiàngappearance; portrait; picture; government minister; (physics) phase; (literary) to appraise (esp. by scrutinizing physical features); to read somebody's fortune (by physiognomy, palmistry etc)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
貌似màosìto appear to be; to seem as if
貌美màoměigood looks; pretty (e.g. young woman)
貌合心离mào héxīn líthe appearance of unity, but divided at heart (idiom); seeming harmony belies underlying disagreement
貌合神离mào hé shén líthe appearance of unity, but divided at heart (idiom); seeming harmony belies underlying disagreement
Words With Same Tail Word    
照相zhàoxiàngto take a photograph
首相shǒuxiàngprime minister (of Japan or UK etc)
真相zhēnxiàngthe truth about something; the actual facts
出洋相chūyáng xiàngto make a fool of oneself
亮相liàngxiànga still pose on stage; to appear in public; to reveal one's position; to see the light of day
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