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Simplified Script闪光
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Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄢˇ ㄍㄨㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sim2gwong1
Word Decomposition
shǎnto dodge; to duck out of the way; to beat it; shaken (by a fall); to sprain; to pull a muscle; lightning; spark; a flash; to flash (across one's mind); to leave behind; (Internet slang) (of a display of affection) "dazzlingly" saccharine; (Chinese surname)
guānglight; ray; bright; shiny; glossy; smooth; only; merely; to use up

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
闪烁shǎnshuòflickering; twinkling; evasive; vague (of speech)
闪耀shǎnyàoto glint; to glitter; to sparkle; to radiate
闪亮shǎnliàngbrilliant; shiny; a flare; to glisten; to twinkle
闪人shǎnrén(coll.) to beat it; to take French leave
Words With Same Tail Word    
阳光yángguāngsunshine; transparent (open to public scrutiny)
眼光yǎnguānggaze; insight; foresight; vision; way of looking at things
目光mùguāngsight; vision; view; gaze; look
圆光yuánguāngradiance emanating from the head; halo
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