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English Definitionto overlap; to superimpose; to telescope; to run together; to duplicate; one over another; superposition; an overlap; redundancy; reduplication (in Chinese grammar, e.g. 散散步 to have a stroll)
Simplified Script重叠
Traditional Script重疊
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄨㄥˊ ㄉㄧㄝˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cung4dip6
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
chóngto repeat; repetition; again; re-; classifier: layer
diéto fold; to fold over in layers; to furl; to layer; to pile up; to repeat; to duplicate

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
重新chóngxīnagain; once more; re-
重复chóngfùto repeat; to duplicate
重申chóngshēnto reaffirm; to reiterate
重迭chóngdiévariant of 重疊, to overlap
重阳节chóngyáng jiéDouble Ninth or Yang Festival; 9th day of 9th lunar month
Words With Same Tail Word    
堆叠duīdiéto pile up; to put layer upon layer
套叠tàodiéoverlapping; nesting; to interleave
层叠céngdiélayer upon layer; tiered
折叠zhédiéto fold; collapsible; folding (bicycle, antenna, bed etc)
积叠jīdiéto pile up layer upon layer
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