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English Definitionbullying (loanword)
Simplified Script霸凌
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄚˋ ㄌㄧㄥˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)baa3ling4
Word Decomposition
hegemon; tyrant; lord; feudal chief; to rule by force; to usurp; (in modern advertising) master
língto approach; to rise high; thick ice; to insult or maltreat; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
霸权bàquánhegemony; supremacy
霸道bàdàothe Way of the Hegemon; abbr. for 霸王之道; despotic rule; rule by might; evil as opposed to the Way of the King 王道; overbearing; tyranny; (of liquor, medicine etc) strong; potent
霸占bàzhànto occupy by force; to seize; to dominate
霸主bàzhǔa powerful chief of the princes of the Spring and Autumn Period (770-476 BC); overlord; hegemon
霸州bàzhōuBazhou county level city in Langfang 廊坊, Hebei
Words With Same Tail Word    
欺凌qīlíngto bully and humiliate
冰激凌bīng jī língice cream
王心凌wáng xīn língstage name of Cyndi Wang; see 王君如
孙孚凌sūn fú língSun Fuling
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