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English Definitionto approach; to press in
Simplified Script迫临
Traditional Script迫臨
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄆㄛˋ ㄌㄧㄣˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bik1lam4
Word Decomposition
to force; to compel; to approach or go towards; urgent; pressing
línto face; to overlook; to arrive; to be (just) about to; just before

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
迫切pòqièurgent; pressing
迫害pòhàito persecute; persecution
迫使pòshǐto force; to compel
迫不及待pò bùjí dàiimpatient (idiom); in a hurry; itching to get on with it
迫令pòlìngto order; to force
Words With Same Tail Word    
面临miànlínto face something; to be confronted with
光临guānglín(formal) to honor with one's presence; to attend
来临láilínto approach; to come closer
濒临bīnlínon the edge of; (fig.) on the verge of; close to
降临jiànglínto descend; to arrive; to come
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