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IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
1 ànan4dark; gloomy; hidden; secret; muddled; obscure; in the dark; to close (a door); to eclipse; muddled; stupid; ignorant; variant of ; variant of
2暗暗 àn ànan4 an4secretly; inwardly
3暗中 àn zhōngan4 zhong1in the dark; in secret; on the sly; surreptitiously
4暗自 àn an4 zi4inwardly; to oneself; secretly
5暗淡 àn dànan4 dan4dark; dim (light); dull (color); drab; (fig.) gloomy; bleak
6暗杀 暗殺 àn shāan4 sha1to assassinate
7暗暗嘲笑 àn àn cháo xiàoan4 an4 chao2 xiao4to ridicule sb. behind their back (idiom)
8暗堡 àn bǎoan4 bao3bunker
9暗背雨燕 àn bèi yànan4 bei4 yu3 yan4(bird species of China) dark-rumped swift (Apus acuticauda)
10暗藏 àn cángan4 cang2to hide; to conceal
11暗藏春色 àn cáng chūn an4 cang2 chun1 se4to have hideaways for amorous purposes (idiom)
12暗操贱业 暗操賤業 àn cāo jiàn an4 cao1 jian4 ye4to engage in prostitution illegally (idiom)
13暗察明访 暗察明訪 àn chá míng fǎngan4 cha2 ming2 fang3open enquiries and secret search (idiom); to investigate openly and in secret; taking information from all sides
14暗娼 àn chāngan4 chang1unlicensed (unregistered) prostitute
15暗潮 àn cháoan4 chao2undercurrent
16暗处 暗處 àn chùan4 chu4secret place
17暗疮 暗瘡 àn chuāngan4 chuang1acne
18暗袋 àn dàian4 dai4camera bag (for changing film)
19暗淡无光 暗淡無光 àn dàn guāngan4 dan4 wu2 guang1dim and dark (idiom)
20暗地 àn an4 di4secretly; inwardly
21暗地里 暗地裡 àn lian4 di4 li5secretly; inwardly; on the sly
22暗疔 àn dīngan4 ding1axillary furuncle; armpit boil
23暗渡陈仓 暗渡陳倉 àn chén cāngan4 du4 Chen2 cang1lit. secretly crossing the Wei River 渭河 of Chu); fig. to feign one thing while doing another; to cheat under cover of a diversion
24暗煅 àn duànan4 duan4sealed pot calcination (TCM)
25暗访 暗訪 àn fǎngan4 fang3to make secret inquiries; to investigate in secret
26暗腹雪鸡 暗腹雪雞 àn xuě an4 fu4 xue3 ji1(bird species of China) Himalayan snowcock (Tetraogallus himalayensis)
27暗公鸟 暗公鳥 àn gōng niǎoan4 gong1 niao3black-crowned night heron (Tw)
28暗光鸟 暗光鳥 àn guāng niǎoan4 guang1 niao3black-crowned night heron (Tw)
29暗害 àn hàian4 hai4to kill secretly; to stab in the back
30暗害人命 àn hài rén mìngan4 hai4 ren2 ming4to kill or injure clandestinely (idiom)
31暗含 àn hánan4 han2to imply; to suggest; to connote; implicit
32暗号 暗號 àn hàoan4 hao4secret signal (sign); countersign; password
33暗合 àn an4 he2magazine; cassette; underground river; to agree implicitly; of one mind; views coincide without a word exchanged
34暗黑破坏神 暗黑破壞神 Àn hēi huài shénAn4 hei1 Po4 huai4 Shen2Diablo (video game series)
35暗花儿 暗花兒 àn huā ran4 hua1 r5veiled design incised in porcelain or woven in fabric
36暗灰鹃䴗 暗灰鵑鶪 àn huī juān an4 hui1 juan1 ju2(bird species of China) black-winged cuckooshrike (Coracina melaschistos)
37暗疾 àn an4 ji2unmentionable disease; a disease one is ashamed of
38暗记 暗記 àn an4 ji4to commit to memory; secret mark
39暗记儿 暗記兒 àn ran4 ji4 r5secret mark
40暗间儿 暗間兒 àn jiān ran4 jian1 r5inner room
41暗箭 àn jiànan4 jian4attack by a hidden enemy; a stab in the back
42暗礁 àn jiāoan4 jiao1submerged reef (rock)
43暗经 暗經 àn jīngan4 jing1latent menstruation (TCM)
44暗井 àn jǐngan4 jing3blind shaft; winze
45暗亏 暗虧 àn kuīan4 kui1hidden loss (finance)
46暗恋 暗戀 àn liànan4 lian4to be secretly in love with
47暗流 àn liúan4 liu2undercurrent
48暗鹭 暗鷺 àn an4 lu4black-crowned night heron (Tw)
49暗绿背鸬鹚 暗綠背鸕鶿 àn bèi an4 lu:4 bei4 lu2 ci2(bird species of China) Japanese cormorant (Phalacrocorax capillatus)
50暗绿柳莺 暗綠柳鶯 àn liǔ yīngan4 lu:4 liu3 ying1(bird species of China) greenish warbler (Phylloscopus trochiloides)
51暗绿绣眼鸟 暗綠繡眼鳥 àn xiù yǎn niǎoan4 lu:4 xiu4 yan3 niao3(bird species of China) Japanese white-eye (Zosterops japonicus)
52暗昧 àn mèian4 mei4obscure; remaining unenlightened
53暗冕鹪莺 暗冕鷦鶯 àn miǎn jiāo yīngan4 mian3 jiao1 ying1(bird species of China) rufescent prinia (Prinia rufescens)
54暗能量 àn néng liàngan4 neng2 liang4dark energy (astronomy)
55暗器 àn an4 qi4concealed weapon
56暗渠 àn an4 qu2underground water channel; covered ditch; culvert
57暗然日章 àn rán zhāngan4 ran2 ri4 zhang1Though sth. may be unclear for a time, it will gradually become obvious. (idiom)
58暗色鸦雀 暗色鴉雀 àn quèan4 se4 ya1 que4(bird species of China) grey-hooded parrotbill (Sinosuthora zappeyi)
59暗伤 暗傷 àn shāngan4 shang1internal (invisible) injury (damage)
60暗室 àn shìan4 shi4to hint; to suggest; suggestion; hint; darkroom
61暗适应 暗適應 àn shì yìngan4 shi4 ying4dark adaptation
62暗送秋波 àn sòng qiū an4 song4 qiu1 bo1to cast flirtatious glances at sb (idiom)
63暗算 àn suànan4 suan4to plot against
64暗锁 暗鎖 àn suǒan4 suo3built-in lock
65暗滩 暗灘 àn tānan4 tan1hidden shoal
66暗探 àn tànan4 tan4secret agent; detective
67暗无天日 暗無天日 àn tiān an4 wu2 tian1 ri4all black, no daylight (idiom); a world without justice
68暗喜 àn an4 xi3hidden smile; smirk; to rejoice covertly; secret satisfaction concerning one's evil plans
69暗线光谱 暗線光譜 àn xiàn guāng an4 xian4 guang1 pu3dark-line spectrum
70暗箱 àn xiāngan4 xiang1subtle fragrance; camera bellows; camera obscura
71暗箱操作 àn xiāng cāo zuòan4 xiang1 cao1 zuo4covert activities (election rigging etc); under-the-table manipulations; black operations
72暗香疏影 àn xiāng shū yǐngan4 xiang1 shu1 ying3(poetic depiction of plum blossom)
73暗想 àn xiǎngan4 xiang3think to oneself
74暗笑 àn xiàoan4 xiao4laugh in (up) one's sleeve; snigger; snicker
75暗星云 暗星雲 àn xīng yúnan4 xing1 yun2dark nebula (visible as a shadow, absorbing light from behind); absorption nebula
76暗胸朱雀 àn xiōng zhū quèan4 xiong1 zhu1 que4(bird species of China) dark-breasted rosefinch (Procarduelis nipalensis)
77暗影 àn yǐngan4 ying3shadow; umbra
78暗语 暗語 àn an4 yu3code word
79暗喻 àn an4 yu4metaphor
80暗指 àn zhǐan4 zhi3to hint at; to imply; sth hidden
81暗滞 暗滯 àn zhìan4 zhi4dull (complexion)
82暗中串通 àn zhōng chuàn tōngan4 zhong1 chuan4 tong1to collude with; to conspire (idiom)
83暗中监视 暗中監視 àn zhōng jiān shìan4 zhong1 jian1 shi4to monitor secretly; to spy on
84暗转 暗轉 àn zhuǎnan4 zhuan3(theater) blackout (e.g. at the end of a scene); (literary) to be promoted in rank secretly
85暗自庆幸 暗自慶幸 àn qìng xìngan4 zi4 qing4 xing4to congratulate oneself; to consider oneself lucky (idiom)

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