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English Definitionitinerary; route; political line (e.g. right revisionist road)
Simplified Script路线
Traditional Script路線
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄨˋ ㄒㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)lou6sin3
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
road; journey; route; line (bus etc); sort; kind; (Chinese surname)
线 xiànthread; string; wire; line

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
路上lùshangon the road; on a journey; road surface
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    
光线guāngxiànlight ray; light; illumination; lighting (for a photograph)
战线zhànxiànbattle line; battlefront; front
界线jièxiànlimits; bounds; dividing line
电线diànxiànwire; power cord
直线zhíxiànstraight line; sharply (rise or fall)
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