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English Definitionquibble
Simplified Script遁辞
Traditional Script遁辭
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄨㄣˋ ㄘˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)deon6ci4
Word Decomposition
dùnto evade; to flee; to escape
to resign; to dismiss; to decline; to take leave; ballad (archaic poetic genre); variant of

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Words With Same Head Word    
遁形dùnxíngto vanish; to hide; to cover one's traces
遁世者dùn shì zhěrecluse
遁入空门dùn rù kōng ménto take refuge in religious life
Words With Same Tail Word    
告辞gàocíto say goodbye; to take one's leave
推辞tuīcíto decline (an appointment, invitation etc)
致辞zhìcíto express in words or writing; to make a speech (esp. short introduction, vote of thanks, afterword, funeral homily etc); to address (an audience); same as 致词
言辞yáncíwords; expression; what one says
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