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English Definitioncost; expenditure; expense
Simplified Script费用
Traditional Script費用
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄈㄟˋ ㄧㄨㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)fai3jung6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words,
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
fèito cost; to spend; fee; wasteful; expenses; (Chinese surname)
yòngto use; to employ; to have to; to eat or drink; expense or outlay; usefulness; hence; therefore

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
费力fèilìto expend a great deal of effort
费事fèishìtroublesome; to take a lot of trouble to do something
费劲fèijìnto require effort; strenuous
费城fèichéngPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania; abbr. for 费拉德尔菲亚
费心fèixīnto take a lot of trouble (over somebody or something); may I trouble you (to do something)
Words With Same Tail Word    
使用shǐyòngto use; to employ; to apply; to make use of
利用lìyòngto exploit; to make use of; to use; to take advantage of; to utilize
不用bùyòngneed not
作用zuòyòngto act on; to affect; action; function; activity; impact; result; effect; purpose; intent; to play a role; corresponds to English -ity, -ism, -ization
采用cǎiyòngto adopt; to employ; to use
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