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English Definitionin a flash; in the blink of an eye; to glance
Simplified Script转眼
Traditional Script轉眼
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄨㄢˇ ㄧㄢˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zyun2ngaan5
Part of Speech(副) adverb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
zhuǎnto turn; to change direction; to transfer; to forward (mail)
yǎneye; small hole; crux (of a matter); measure word for big hollow things (wells, stoves, pots etc)

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Words With Same Head Word    
转变zhuǎnbiànto change; to transform; shift; transformation
转告zhuǎngàoto pass on; to communicate; to transmit
转移zhuǎnyíto shift; to divert or distract (attention etc); to change; to transform; metastasis (medicine); to evacuate (people)
转化zhuǎnhuàto change; to transform; isomerization (chemistry)
转达zhuǎndáto pass on; to convey; to communicate
Words With Same Tail Word    
亲眼qīnyǎnwith one's own eyes; personally
着眼zhuóyǎnto have one's eyes on (a goal); having something in mind; to concentrate
耀眼yàoyǎnto dazzle; dazzling
放眼fàngyǎnto survey; to view broadly
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