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需要
Main
English Definitionto need; to want; to demand; to require; requirement; need
Simplified Script需要
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinxūyào
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄩ ㄧㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)seoi1jiu3
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (动) verb, (助动) auxiliary verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=3; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
to require; to need; to want; necessity; need
yàoimportant; vital; to want; to ask for; will; going to (as future auxiliary); may; must; (used in a comparison) must be; probably; if

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
需求xūqiúrequirement; to require; (economics) demand
需求量xūqiú liàng(quantity of) demand
需氧性xū yǎng xìngaerobism
需气性xū qì xìngaerophilic
需求驱动xūqiú qūdòngdemand-driven
Words With Same Tail Word    
重要zhòngyàoimportant; significant; major
主要zhǔyàomain; principal; major; primary
不要bùyàodon't!; must not
只要zhǐyàoif only; so long as
必要bìyàonecessary; essential; indispensable; required
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