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English Definitionlong-term; long-range
Simplified Script长远
Traditional Script長遠
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄤˊ ㄩㄢˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)coeng4jyun5
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
chánglength; long; forever; always; constantly; forte
yuǎnfar; distant; remote; (intensifier in a comparison) by far; much (lower etc)

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Words With Same Head Word    
长期chángqīlong term; long time; long range (of a forecast)
长途chángtúlong distance
长久chángjiǔ(for a) long time
长处chángchùgood aspects; strong points
Words With Same Tail Word    
永远yǒngyuǎnforever; eternal
遥远yáoyuǎndistant; remote
跳远tiàoyuǎnlong jump (athletics)
深远shēnyuǎnfar-reaching; profound and long-lasting
任重道远rènzhòng dào yuǎna heavy load and a long road; fig. to bear heavy responsibilities through a long struggle (cf Confucian Analects, 8.7)
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