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IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
1 zhùzhu4to live; to dwell; to stay; to reside; to stop; (suffix indicating firmness, steadiness, or coming to a halt)
2不住 zhùbu4 zhu4repeatedly; continuously; constantly; unable to (resist, conceal etc)
3抓住 zhuā zhùzhua1 zhu4to grab; to capture
4居住 zhùju1 zhu4to reside; to dwell; to live in a place; resident in
5忍不住 rěn bu zhùren3 bu5 zhu4cannot help; unable to bear
6住房 zhù fángzhu4 fang2housing
7住宅 zhù zháizhu4 zhai2residence; tenement
8停住 tíng zhùting2 zhu4to stop; to halt; to cease
9拦住 攔住 lán zhùlan2 zhu4to stop; to bar the way
10站住 zhàn zhùzhan4 zhu4to stand
11挡住 擋住 dǎng zhùdang3 zhu4to obstruct
12握住 zhùwo4 zhu4to grip; to hold
13住所 zhù suǒzhu4 suo3habitation; dwelling place; residence; Classifiers:
14禁不住 jīn bu zhùjin1 bu5 zhu4can't help it; can't bear it
15捉住 zhuō zhùzhuo1 zhu4to catch; to grapple with; to hold onto
16保住 bǎo zhùbao3 zhu4to preserve; to save
17遮住 zhē zhùzhe1 zhu4to cover (up); to block; to obstruct; to shade
18住处 住處 zhù chùzhu4 chu4residence; dwelling; dwelling place
19堵住 zhùdu3 zhu4to block up
20盯住 dīng zhùding1 zhu4to watch sb closely; to breathe down sb's neck; to mark (sports)
21住院 zhù yuànzhu4 yuan4to be in hospital; to be hospitalized
22围住 圍住 wéi zhùwei2 zhu4to surround; to gird
23顶住 頂住 dǐng zhùding3 zhu4to withstand; to stand up to
24按捺不住 àn bu zhùan4 na4 bu5 zhu4to be unable to hold back
25白住 bái zhùbai2 zhu4to live (somewhere) for free
26绊住 絆住 bàn zhùban4 zhu4to entangle; to hinder; to impede movement
27绑住 綁住 bǎng zhùbang3 zhu4to fasten; to bind
28包住 bāo zhùbao1 zhu4to envelop; to wrap; to enclose
29保不住 bǎo bu zhùbao3 bu5 zhu4cannot maintain (sth); unable to keep; more likely than not; may well
30保得住 bǎo de zhùbao3 de5 zhu4worth keeping
31憋不住 biē bu zhùbie1 bu5 zhu4to be unable to repress sth; to be unable to contain oneself
32憋不住气 憋不住氣 biē bu zhù bie1 bu5 zhu4 qi4to be unable to repress one's anger any longer; to be unable to hold one's breath any longer
33憋住气 憋住氣 biē zhù bie1 zhu4 qi4to hold one's breath; to smolder with resentment
34憋住眼泪 憋住眼淚 biē zhù yǎn lèibie1 zhu4 yan3 lei4to hold back tears
35常住 cháng zhùchang2 zhu4long-term resident; permanent residence; eternalism (permanence of soul, Sanskrit śāśvata-vāda)
36常住论 常住論 cháng zhù lùnchang2 zhu4 lun4eternalism (permanence of soul, Sanskrit śāśvata-vāda)
37扯住 chě zhùche3 zhu4to grasp firmly
38沉不住气 沉不住氣 chén zhù chen2 bu4 zhu4 qi4to lose one's cool; to get impatient; unable to remain calm
39沉得住气 沉得住氣 chén de zhù chen2 de5 zhu4 qi4to stay calm; to keep one's composure
40沉住气 沉住氣 chén zhù chen2 zhu4 qi4to keep cool; to stay calm
41吃不住 chī bu zhùchi1 bu5 zhu4to be unable to bear or support
42吃得住 chī de zhùchi1 de5 zhu4to be able to bear; to be able to support
43吃住 chī zhùchi1 zhu4food and lodging; to stay (at some place) and eat meals (there)
44戳不住 chuō bu zhùchuo1 bu5 zhu4not up to it; cannot stand the test
45戳得住 chuō de zhùchuo1 de5 zhu4up to it; can stand the test
46打住 zhùda3 zhu4to stop; to halt
47呆住 dāi zhùdai1 zhu4to be dumbfounded; to be astonished
48抵住 zhùdi3 zhu4to resist; to press against; to brace
49对不住 對不住 duì bu zhùdui4 bu5 zhu4to let sb down; to be unfair; I'm sorry; pardon me (formal)
50钩住 鉤住 gōu zhùgou1 zhu4to hook onto; to hitch onto; to catch onto
51挂住 掛住 guà zhùgua4 zhu4to get caught (entangled); to catch (on sth)
52管吃管住 guǎn chī guǎn zhùguan3 chi1 guan3 zhu4to provide food and lodging (idiom)
53管住 guǎn zhùguan3 zhu4to take control of; to manage; to curb
54环住 環住 huán zhùhuan2 zhu4to embrace
55记不住 記不住 bu zhùji4 bu5 zhu4can't remember
56架不住 jià bu zhùjia4 bu5 zhu4(coll.) unable to withstand; cannot bear; can't stand it; no match for
57监视居住 監視居住 jiān shì zhùjian1 shi4 ju1 zhu4residential surveillance, a form of noncustodial house arrest
58僵住 jiāng zhùjiang1 zhu4motionless; unable to move
59僵住症 jiāng zhù zhèngjiang1 zhu4 zheng4catalepsy
60接住 jiē zhùjie1 zhu4to catch (sth thrown etc); to receive (sth given); to accept
61借住 jiè zhùjie4 zhu4to lodge
62经不住 經不住 jīng bu zhùjing1 bu5 zhu4to be unable to bear
63揪住 jiū zhùjiu1 zhu4to grab
64揪住不放 jiū zhù fàngjiu1 zhu4 bu4 fang4to hold on tight; to grip (idiom)
65居住地 zhù ju1 zhu4 di4current address; place of residence
66居住于 居住於 zhù ju1 zhu4 yu2to inhabit
67居住者 zhù zhěju1 zhu4 zhe3inhabitant
68居住证 居住證 zhù zhèngju1 zhu4 zheng4residence permit
69卡住 zhùka3 zhu4to jam; to choke; to clutch; also pr. [qia3 zhu4]
70靠不住 kào bu zhùkao4 bu5 zhu4unreliable
71靠得住 kào de zhùkao4 de5 zhu4reliable; trustworthy
72扣住 kòu zhùkou4 zhu4to detain; to hold back by force; to buckle; to hook
73留住 liú zhùliu2 zhu4to ask sb to stay; to keep sb for the night; to await (classical)
74搂住 摟住 lǒu zhùlou3 zhu4to hold in one's arms; to embrace
75没人住 沒人住 méi rén zhùmei2 ren2 zhu4unoccupied
76难住 難住 nán zhùnan2 zhu4to baffle; to stump
77黏住 nián zhùnian2 zhu4cling
78栖住 棲住 zhùqi1 zhu4to dwell; to live
79钳住 鉗住 qián zhùqian2 zhu4to clamp down; to suppress
80忍得住 rěn de zhùren3 de5 zhu4to refrain; to be able to endure it
81入住 zhùru4 zhu4to check in (at a hotel etc)
82刹不住 剎不住 shā bu zhùsha1 bu5 zhu4unable to brake (stop)
83刹住 剎住 shā zhùsha1 zhu4to brake; to stop; to forbid; to stop; to come to a halt
84食衣住行 shí zhù xíngshi2 yi1 zhu4 xing2see 衣食住行
85拴住 shuān zhùshuan1 zhu4to tether; to tie up; (fig.) to restrict; to keep a hold on
86挺住 tǐng zhùting3 zhu4to stand firm; to stand one's ground (in the face of adversity or pain)
87团团围住 團團圍住 tuán tuán wéi zhùtuan2 tuan2 wei2 zhu4to be completely surrounded by enemy troops (idiom)
88拖住 tuō zhùtuo1 zhu4to hold up; to hinder; to stall
89外国人居住证明 外國人居住證明 wài guó rén zhù zhèng míngwai4 guo2 ren2 ju1 zhu4 zheng4 ming2foreigner's certificate of residence
90问住 問住 wèn zhùwen4 zhu4to stump sb with a question
91捂住 摀住 zhùwu3 zhu4to cover; to bury one's face
92捂住脸 摀住臉 zhù liǎnwu3 zhu4 lian3to cover the face; to bury one's face in one's hands
93吸住 zhùxi1 zhu4to draw (towards); to be drawn to; to be sucked in
94压住 壓住 zhùya1 zhu4to press down; to crush down; to restrain (anger); to keep down (voice)
95咽住 嚥住 yàn zhùyan4 zhu4to suppress (a sob, harsh words etc)
96噎住 zhùye1 zhu4to choke (on); to choke off (in speech)
97一把拉住 zhùyi1 ba3 la1 zhu4to take hold of; to grab hold of
98衣食住行 shí zhù xíngyi1 shi2 zhu4 xing2clothing, food, housing and transport (idiom); people's basic needs
99原住民 yuán zhù mínyuan2 zhu4 min2indigenous peoples; aborigine
100原住民族 yuán zhù mín yuan2 zhu4 min2 zu2original inhabitant; indigenous people
101暂住证 暫住證 zàn zhù zhèngzan4 zhu4 zheng4temporary residence permit
102扎住 zhā zhùzha1 zhu4to stop; Taiwan pr. [zha3 zhu4]
103扎挣不住 扎掙不住 zhá zheng bu zhùzha2 zheng5 bu5 zhu4to struggle in vain (idiom)
104站不住脚 站不住腳 zhàn bu zhù jiǎozhan4 bu5 zhu4 jiao3ill-founded; groundless
105镇得住 鎮得住 zhèn de zhùzhen4 de5 zhu4to manage to suppress; to keep under control
106镇住 鎮住 zhèn zhùzhen4 zhu4to dominate; to control; to subdue; to crush
107纸包不住火 紙包不住火 zhǐ bāo zhù huǒzhi3 bao1 bu4 zhu4 huo3lit. paper can't wrap fire; fig. the truth will out
108住持 zhù chízhu4 chi2to administer a monastery Buddhist or Daoist; abbot; head monk
109住地 zhù zhu4 di4living area; residential area
110住读 住讀 zhù zhu4 du2to attend boarding school
111住房和城乡建设部 住房和城鄉建設部 zhù fáng chéng xiāng jiàn shè Zhu4 fang2 he2 Cheng2 xiang1 Jian4 she4 bu4Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development of the PRC (MOHURD); abbr. to 住建部
112住户 住戶 zhù zhu4 hu4household; inhabitant; householder
113住家 zhù jiāzhu4 jia1residence; household; to reside
114住建部 zhù jiàn Zhu4 Jian4 bu4Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development of the PRC (MOHURD); abbr. for 住房和城乡建设部
115住居 zhù zhu4 ju1to live; to reside
116住客 zhù zhu4 ke4hotel guest; tenant
117住口 zhù kǒuzhu4 kou3shut up; shut your mouth; stop talking
118住区 住區 zhù zhu4 qu1living area
119住舍 zhù shèzhu4 she4house; residence
120住手 zhù shǒuzhu4 shou3to desist; to stop; to stay one's hand
121住宿 zhù zhu4 su4to stay at; lodging; accommodation
122住无定所 住無定所 zhù dìng suǒzhu4 wu2 ding4 suo3to have no fixed residence (idiom)
123住校 zhù xiàozhu4 xiao4to board at school
124住友 zhù yǒuZhu4 you3Sumitomo, Japanese company
125住院部 zhù yuàn zhu4 yuan4 bu4inpatient department
126住院治疗 住院治療 zhù yuàn zhì liáozhu4 yuan4 zhi4 liao2to receive hospital treatment; to be hospitalized
127住宅楼 住宅樓 zhù zhái lóuzhu4 zhai2 lou2residential building; Classifiers:
128住宅泡沫 zhù zhái pào zhu4 zhai2 pao4 mo4housing bubble
129住宅区 住宅區 zhù zhái zhu4 zhai2 qu1residential area; housing development
130住址 zhù zhǐzhu4 zhi3address
131住嘴 zhù zuǐzhu4 zui3to hold one's tongue; Shut up!
132管住嘴迈开腿 管住嘴邁開腿 guǎn zhù zuǐ mài kāi tuǐguan3 zhu4 zui3 mai4 kai1 tui3lit. shut your mouth, move your legs (motto for losing weight)
133住棚节 住棚節 zhù péng jiéZhu4 peng2 jie2Sukkot or Succoth, Jewish holiday

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