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领袖
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English Definitionleader
Simplified Script领袖
Traditional Script領袖
Pinyinlǐngxiù
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄧㄥˇ ㄒㄧㄡˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ling5zau6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words, ,
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
lǐngto lead; to guide; to occupy
xiùsleeve; to tuck inside one's sleeve

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
领导lǐngdǎolead; leading; to lead; leadership; leader
领域lǐngyùdomain; sphere; field; territory; area
领土lǐngtǔterritory
领会lǐnghuìto understand; to comprehend; to grasp
领先lǐngxiānto lead; to be in front
Words With Same Tail Word    
套袖tàoxiùsleeve cover
攘袖rǎngxiùto roll up the sleeves
断袖duànxiùhomosexual; see 断袖之癖
水袖shuǐxiùflowing sleeves (part of theatrical costume)
短袖duǎnxiùshort sleeves; short-sleeved shirt
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