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钓鱼
Main
English Definitionto fish (with line and hook); to dupe
Simplified Script钓鱼
Traditional Script釣魚
Pinyindiàoyú
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧㄠˋ ㄩˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)diu3jyu2
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动宾式) verb object
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
diàoto fish with a hook and bait
fish; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
钓具diàojùfishing tackle
钓客diàokèangler; phisher (Internet slang)
钓杆diàogǎnfishing rod
钓竿diàogānfishing rod
钓钩diàogōufishhook
Words With Same Tail Word    
金鱼jīnyúgoldfish
鲸鱼jīngyúwhale
鳄鱼èyúalligator; crocodile
飞鱼fēiyúflying fish; Exocet (missile)
鲃鱼bāyúbarbel (fish)
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