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English Definitionto get out of bed; to get up
Simplified Script起床
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧˇ ㄔㄨㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hei2cong4
Part of Speech(动宾式) verb object
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=2; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
to rise; to raise; to get up; to set out; to start; to appear; to launch; to initiate (action); to draft; to establish; to get (from a depot or counter); verb suffix, to start; (before place or time) starting from; measure word for occurrences or unpredictable events: case, instance; measure word for groups: batch, group
chuángbed; couch; measure word for beds

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
起来qǐlaito stand up; to get up
起飞qǐfēi(of an aircraft) to take off
起初qǐchūoriginally; at first; at the outset
起源qǐyuánorigin; to originate; to come from
起伏qǐfúto move up and down; to undulate; ups and downs
Words With Same Tail Word    
病床bìngchuánghospital bed; sickbed
机床jīchuángmachine tool; a lathe
上床shàngchuángto go to bed; (coll.) to have sex
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