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English Definitionto defeat; to damage; to lose (to an opponent); to fail; to wither
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄅㄞˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)baai6
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate

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Words With Same Head Word    
败坏bàihuàito ruin; to corrupt; to undermine
败仗bàizhànglost battle; defeat
败光bàiguāngto squander one's fortune; to dissipate one's wealth
败北bàiběi(literary) to be routed (in a war); to suffer defeat (in sports etc)
败子bàizǐsee 败家子
Words With Same Tail Word    
失败shībàito be defeated; to lose; to fail (e.g. experiments); failure; defeat
腐败fǔbàicorruption; to corrupt; to rot; rotten
打败dǎbàito defeat; to overpower; to beat; to be defeated
成败chéngbàisuccess or failure
击败jībàito defeat; to beat
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