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English Definitionto cover up one's embarrassment; to hush up a scandal
Simplified Script遮羞
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄜ ㄒㄧㄡ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ze1sau1
Word Decomposition
zhēto cover up (a shortcoming); to screen off; to hide; to conceal
xiūshy; ashamed; shame; bashful; variant of ; delicacies

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Words With Same Head Word    
遮挡zhēdǎngto shelter; to shelter from
遮蔽zhēbìto cover; to hide from view; to obstruct or block; defilade (military)
遮住zhēzhùto cover (up); to block; to obstruct; to shade
遮掩zhēyǎnto cover; to mask; to cover up or conceal (the truth etc)
遮断zhēduànto cut off; to interrupt; to prevent access
Words With Same Tail Word    
害羞hàixiūshy; embarrassed; bashful
娇羞jiāoxiūbashful; shy; shyness; modesty
怕羞pàxiūcoy; shy; bashful
怯羞qièxiūsee 羞怯
珍羞zhēnxiūvariant of 珍饈, delicacy; dainties; rare foodstuff
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