YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

English Definitionto walk; to go on foot
Simplified Script走路
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄗㄡˇ ㄌㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zau2lou6
Part of Speech(动宾式) verb object
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
zǒuto walk; to go; to run; to move (of vehicle); to visit; to leave; to go away; to die (euph.); from; through; away (in compound verbs, such as 撤走); to change (shape, form, meaning)
road; journey; route; line (bus etc); sort; kind; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
走道zǒudàopavement; sidewalk; path; walk; footpath; aisle
走廊zǒulángcorridor; aisle; hallway; colonnade; passageway; piazza; veranda
走私zǒusīto smuggle; to have an illicit affair
走走zǒuzǒutake a walk
走弯路zǒu wānlùto take an indirect route; to waste one's time by using an inappropriate method
Words With Same Tail Word    
铁路tiělùrailroad; railway
道路dàolùroad; path; way
公路gōnglùhighway; road
马路mǎlùstreet; road
线路xiànlùline; circuit; wire; road; railway track; bus route
Derived Words or Phrases    
Similar-sounding Words    
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables