Talking Chinese English Dictionary

Talking Chinese<->English dictionary with pinyin, English definition, pronunciation, variants, stroke animation, stroke order image, and sample sentences.
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IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
1 áoao2to cook on a slow fire; to extract by heating; to decoct; to endure
2熬出头 熬出頭 áo chū tóuao2 chu1 tou2to break clear of all the troubles and hardships; to achieve success; to make it
3熬膏 áo gāoao2 gao1to simmer to a paste
4熬更守夜 áo gēng shǒu ao2 geng1 shou3 ye4to stay up through the night (idiom)
5熬煎 áo jiānao2 jian1suffering; torture
6熬头儿 熬頭兒 áo tou rao2 tou5 r5(coll.) the reward of one's efforts; the light at the end of the tunnel
7熬药 熬藥 áo yàoao2 yao4to decoct medicinal herbs
8熬夜 áo ao2 ye4to stay up late or all night

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