YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

English Definitionon the road; on a journey; road surface
Simplified Script路上
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄨˋ ㄕㄤ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)lou6soeng6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
road; journey; route; line (bus etc); sort; kind; (Chinese surname)
shàngon top; upon; above; upper; previous; first (of multiple parts); superior; regarding

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
路线lùxiànitinerary; route; political line (e.g. right revisionist road)
路口lùkǒucrossing; intersection (of roads)
路过lùguòto pass by or through
路灯lùdēngstreet lamp; street light
路子lùzimethod; way; approach
Words With Same Tail Word    
晚上wǎnshangevening; night; in the evening
早上zǎoshangearly morning
基本上jīběn shangbasically; on the whole
地上dìshangon the ground; on the floor
戴上dàishangto put on (hat etc)
Derived Words or Phrases    
Similar-sounding Words    
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables