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难过
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English Definitionto feel sad; to feel unwell; (of life) to be difficult
Simplified Script难过
Traditional Script難過
Pinyinnánguò
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄋㄢˊ ㄍㄨㄛˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)naan4gwo3
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=3; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
nándifficult (to...); problem; difficulty; difficult; not good
guòto cross; to go over; to pass (time); to celebrate (a holiday); to live; to get along; excessively; too-; fault; mistake; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
难受nánshòuto feel unwell; to suffer pain; to be difficult to bear
难看nánkànugly; unsightly
难道nándàodon't tell me ...; could it be that...?
难以nányǐhard to (predict, imagine etc)
难题nántídifficult problem
Words With Same Tail Word    
通过tōngguòby means of; through; via; to pass through; to get through; to adopt; to pass (a bill or inspection etc); to switch over
经过jīngguòto pass; to go through; process; course
不过bùguòonly; merely; no more than; but; however; anyway (to get back to a previous topic); cannot be more (after adjectival)
超过chāoguòto surpass; to exceed; to outstrip
度过dùguòto pass; to spend (time); to survive; to get through
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