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English Definitionto refute a rumor; to deny
Simplified Script辟谣
Traditional Script闢謠
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄆㄧˋ ㄧㄠˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)pik1jiu4
Word Decomposition
to open (a door); to open up (for development); to dispel; to refute; to repudiate
yáopopular ballad; rumor

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
辟室pìshìlit. to open a room; fig. to settle in a quiet room; behind closed doors
辟室密谈pìshì mìtánto discuss behind closed doors
Words With Same Tail Word    
民谣mínyáoballad; folk song
大谣dàyáohigh-profile rumormonger (esp. on a microblog)
歌谣gēyáofolksong; ballad; nursery rhyme
童谣tóngyáonursery rhyme
造谣zàoyáoto start a rumor
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