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English Definitionto surpass; to exceed; to outstrip
Simplified Script超过
Traditional Script超過
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄠ ㄍㄨㄛˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ciu1gwo3
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
chāoto exceed; to overtake; to surpass; to transcend; to pass; to cross; ultra-; super-
guòto cross; to go over; to pass (time); to celebrate (a holiday); to live; to get along; excessively; too-; fault; mistake; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
超级市场chāojí shìchǎngsupermarket
超市chāoshìsupermarket; abbr. for 超级市场
超级chāojísuper-; ultra-; hyper-
超越chāoyuèto surpass; to exceed; to transcend
超出chāochūto exceed; to overstep; to go too far; to encroach
Words With Same Tail Word    
通过tōngguòby means of; through; via; to pass through; to get through; to adopt; to pass (a bill or inspection etc); to switch over
经过jīngguòto pass; to go through; process; course
不过bùguòonly; merely; no more than; but; however; anyway (to get back to a previous topic); cannot be more (after adjectival)
度过dùguòto pass; to spend (time); to survive; to get through
难过nánguòto feel sad; to feel unwell; (of life) to be difficult
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