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English Definitionto conceal oneself; to go into hiding; to take cover
Simplified Script躲藏
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄨㄛˇ ㄘㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)do2cong4
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5
Word Decomposition
duǒto hide; to dodge; to avoid
cángto conceal; to hide away; to harbor; to store; to collect

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
躲避duǒbìto hide; to evade; to dodge; to take shelter; to avoid (difficulties)
躲债duǒzhàito dodge a creditor
躲年duǒniánto dodge a creditor
躲懒duǒlǎnto shy away from work; to get by without attending duty
躲穷duǒqióngto take refuge with a rich relative
Words With Same Tail Word    
收藏shōucángto hoard; to collect; collection; to bookmark (Internet)
隐藏yǐncángto hide; to conceal; to mask; to shelter; to harbor (i.e. keep something hidden); to hide oneself; to lie low; to nestle; hidden; implicit; private; covert; recessed (lighting)
蕴藏yùncángto hold in store; to contain (untapped reserves etc)
储藏chǔcángto store; deposit; (oil, mineral etc) deposits
潜藏qiáncánghidden beneath the surface; buried and concealed
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