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English Definitionmorality; righteousness and justice
Simplified Script道义
Traditional Script道義
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄠˋ ㄧˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dou6ji6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
dàodirection; way; road; path; principle; truth; morality; reason; skill; method; Dao (of Daoism); to say; to speak; to talk; measure word for long thin things (rivers, cracks etc), barriers (walls, doors etc), questions (in an exam etc), commands, courses in a meal, steps in a process; province (of Korea or Japan)
justice; righteousness; meaning; foster (father etc); adopted; artificial (tooth, limb etc); relationship; friendship; (Chinese surname); (Tw) abbr. for 义大利, Italy

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
道理dàolireason; argument; sense; principle; basis; justification
道德dàodévirtue; morality; ethics
道路dàolùroad; path; way
道歉dàoqiànto apologize
道教dàojiàoTaoism; Daoism (Chinese system of beliefs)
Words With Same Tail Word    
意义yìyìsense; meaning; significance; importance
正义zhèngyìjustice; righteousness; just; righteous
讲义jiǎngyìteaching materials
主义zhǔyì-ism; ideology
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