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馋鬼
Main
English Definitionglutton; greedy; piggish
Simplified Script馋鬼
Traditional Script饞鬼
Pinyinchánguǐ
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄢˊ ㄍㄨㄟˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)caam4gwai2
Word Decomposition
chángluttonous; greedy; to have a craving
guǐghost; demon; terrible; damnable; clever; sly; crafty; sinister plot; (suffix for somebody with a certain vice or addiction etc); one of the 28 constellations

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Words With Same Head Word    
馋言chányánslander
馋人chánrénto make one's mouth water; appetizing; greedy person; glutton
馋嘴chánzuǐgluttonous; glutton
馋痨chánláogluttony
馋嘴蛙chánzuǐ wāsautéed bullfrog with chili sauce
Words With Same Tail Word    
胆小鬼dǎnxiǎo guǐcoward
小鬼xiǎoguǐlittle demon (term of endearment for a child); mischievous child; imp
搞鬼gǎoguǐto make mischief; to play tricks in secret
魔鬼móguǐdevil
五鬼wǔguǐfive chief demons of folklore personifying pestilence; also written 五瘟神
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