YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

English Definitionto withstand; to stand up to
Simplified Script顶住
Traditional Script頂住
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧㄥˇ ㄓㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ding2zyu6
Word Decomposition
dǐngmost; to carry on the head; to push to the top; to go against; to retort; to replace; to substitute; to be subjected to (an aerial bombing, hailstorm etc); (slang) to "bump" a forum thread to raise its profile
zhùto live; to dwell; to stay; to reside; to stop; (suffix indicating firmness, steadiness, or coming to a halt)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
顶端dǐngduānsummit; peak
顶点dǐngdiǎnsummit; peak; (math.) vertex
顶级dǐngjítop-notch; first-rate
顶尖dǐngjiānpeak; apex; world best; number one; finest (competitors); top (figures in a certain field)
顶上dǐngshàngon top of; at the summit
Words With Same Tail Word    
居住jūzhùto reside; to dwell; to live in a place; resident in
不住bùzhùrepeatedly; continuously; constantly; unable to (resist, conceal etc)
站住zhànzhùto stand
忍不住rěn bùzhùcannot help; unable to bear
抓住zhuāzhùto grab; to capture
Derived Words or Phrases    
Similar-sounding Words    
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables