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English Definitioncalm; cool
Simplified Script镇静
Traditional Script鎮靜
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄣˋ ㄐㄧㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zan3zing6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
zhènto press down; to calm; to subdue; to suppress; to guard; garrison; small town; to cool or chill (food or drinks)
jìngstill; calm; quiet; not moving

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Words With Same Head Word    
镇压zhènyāsuppression; repression; to suppress; to put down; to quell
镇定zhèndìngcalm; unperturbed; cool
镇住zhènzhùto dominate; to control; to subdue; to crush
镇原zhènyuánZhenyuan county in Qingyang 庆阳, Gansu
Words With Same Tail Word    
安静ānjìngquiet; peaceful; calm
平静píngjìngtranquil; undisturbed; serene
冷静lěngjìngcalm; cool-headed
动静dòngjìngsound of activity or people talking; news of activity
宁静níngjìngtranquil; tranquility; serenity
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