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贪婪
Main
English Definitionavaricious; greedy; rapacious; insatiable; avid
Simplified Script贪婪
Traditional Script貪婪
Pinyintānlán
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄊㄢ ㄌㄢˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)taam1laam4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
tānto have a voracious desire for; to covet; greedy; corrupt
lánavaricious

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贪污tānwūto be corrupt; corruption; to embezzle
贪心tānxīngreedy
贪官tānguāncorrupt official; grasping functionary; greedy mandarin
贪占tānzhànto misappropriate
贪吃tānchīgluttonous; voracious
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