YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

骨头
Main
English Definitionbone; moral character; bitterness
Simplified Script骨头
Traditional Script骨頭
Pinyingǔtou
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄨˇ ㄊㄡ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)gwat1tau4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words,
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
bone
tóuhead; hair style; the top; end; beginning or end; a stub; remnant; chief; boss; side; aspect; first; leading; measure word for pigs or livestock

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
骨干gǔgàndiaphysis (long segment of a bone); fig. backbone
骨肉gǔròublood relation; kin; one's flesh and blood
骨髓gǔsuǐbone marrow (medulla ossea)
骨灰gǔhuībone ash; ashes of the dead
骨刺gǔcìspur; bony outgrowth
Words With Same Tail Word    
石头shítoustone
馒头mántousteamed roll; steamed bun; steamed bread
木头mùtouslow-witted; blockhead; log (of wood, timber etc)
罐头guàntoutin; can
舌头shétoutongue; enemy soldier captured for the purpose of extracting information
Derived Words or Phrases    
Sign-in
Similar-sounding Words    
Sign-in
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables