Talking Chinese English Dictionary

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1 huànhuan4to exchange; to change (clothes etc); to substitute; to switch; to convert (currency)
2换句话说 換句話說 huàn huà shuōhuan4 ju4 hua4 shuo1in other words
3换言之 換言之 huàn yán zhīhuan4 yan2 zhi1in other words
4换取 換取 huàn huan4 qu3to obtain (sth) in exchange; to exchange (sth) for (sth else)
5换班 換班 huàn bānhuan4 ban1to change shift; the next work shift; to relieve (a workman on the previous shift); to take over the job
6换茬 換茬 huàn cháhuan4 cha2rotation of crops
7换乘 換乘 huàn chénghuan4 cheng2to exchange (sth) for (sth else); to replace with; to convert into; to change train (plane, bus etc); transfer between modes of transport
8换代 換代 huàn dàihuan4 dai4to transition to a new dynasty or regime; to replace an older product with an upgraded, new-generation one
9换单 換單 huàn dānhuan4 dan1bill of exchange (international trade)
10换挡 換擋 huàn dǎnghuan4 dang3to change gear
11换挡杆 換擋桿 huàn dǎng gǎnhuan4 dang3 gan3gear lever
12换档 換檔 huàn dànghuan4 dang4to change gear
13换档杆 換檔桿 huàn dàng gǎnhuan4 dang4 gan3gear lever
14换而言之 換而言之 huàn ér yán zhīhuan4 er2 yan2 zhi1in other words
15换防 換防 huàn fánghuan4 fang2to relieve a garrison; to change guard complement
16换房旅游 換房旅遊 huàn fáng yóuhuan4 fang2 lu:3 you2house-swap vacation
17换岗 換崗 huàn gǎnghuan4 gang3to relieve a sentry; to change the guard
18换个儿 換個兒 huàn rhuan4 ge4 r5to change places; to swap places
19换工 換工 huàn gōnghuan4 gong1to change workshifts
20换骨夺胎 換骨奪胎 huàn duó tāihuan4 gu3 duo2 tai1to be born again; to effect a basic change; to become immortal; to change the form of a poem while retaining its content (idiom)
21换行 換行 huàn hánghuan4 hang2to wrap (text); line feed (computing)
22换来换 換來換 huàn lái huànhuan4 lai2 huan4to repeatedly exchange
23换毛 換毛 huàn máohuan4 mao2to molt (of birds); to change feathers
24换妻 換妻 huàn huan4 qi1wife swapping
25换气 換氣 huàn huan4 qi4to take a breath (in swimming); to ventilate
26换钱 換錢 huàn qiánhuan4 qian2to change money; to sell
27换热器 換熱器 huàn huan4 re4 qi4heat exchanger
28换算 換算 huàn suànhuan4 suan4to convert; conversion; (in accounting, referring to currency conversion) translation
29换汤不换药 換湯不換藥 huàn tāng huàn yàohuan4 tang1 bu4 huan4 yao4different broth but the same old medicine (idiom); a change in name only; a change in form but not in substance
30换帖 換帖 huàn tiěhuan4 tie3to exchange cards containing personal details (when taking an oath of fraternity)
31换向 換向 huàn xiànghuan4 xiang4commutation (electricity)
32换新 換新 huàn xīnhuan4 xin1to replace with sth new; to upgrade
33换牙 換牙 huàn huan4 ya2to grow replacement teeth (zoology); to grow permanent teeth in place of milk teeth
34换羽 換羽 huàn huan4 yu3to molt; to change feathers
35换喻 換喻 huàn huan4 yu4metonymy
36换证 換證 huàn zhènghuan4 zheng4to renew a certificate (ID card etc); to leave an ID at the desk to gain entrance
37换置 換置 huàn zhìhuan4 zhi4to swap; to exchange; to transpose; to replace
38换人 換人 huàn rénhuan4 ren2to replace sb (personnel, sports team player etc); substitution

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