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错字
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English Definitionincorrect character; typo (in Chinese text)
Simplified Script错字
Traditional Script錯字
Pinyincuòzì
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄘㄨㄛˋ ㄗˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)co3zi6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
cuòmistake; wrong; bad; interlocking; complex; to grind; to polish; to alternate; to stagger; to miss; to let slip; to evade; to inlay with gold or silver; (Chinese surname)
letter; symbol; character; word; courtesy or style name traditionally given to males aged 20 in dynastic China

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
错误cuòwùerror; mistake; mistaken; false; wrong
错过cuòguòto miss (train, opportunity etc)
错综cuòzōngintricate; complicated; tangled; involved; to synthesize
错乱cuòluànin disorder; deranged (mentally)
错位cuòwèito misplace; displacement (e.g. of broken bones); out of alignment; faulty contact; erroneous judgment; inversion (medical, e.g. breach delivery)
Words With Same Tail Word    
汉字hànzìChinese character; Japanese: kanji; Korean: hanja; Vietnamese: hán tự
数字shùzìnumeral; digit; number; figure; amount; digital (electronics etc)
文字wénzìcharacter; script; writing; written language; writing style; phraseology
写字xiězìto write characters
生字shēngzìnew character (in textbook); character that is unfamiliar or not yet studied
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