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IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
1孤立 gu1 li4isolate; isolated
2孤独 孤獨 gu1 du2lonely; solitary
3 gu1lone; lonely
4孤儿 孤兒 érgu1 er2orphan
5沧海孤舟 滄海孤舟 cāng hǎi zhōucang1 hai3 gu1 zhou1a lonely boat on an ocean (idiom)
6称孤道寡 稱孤道寡 chēng dào guǎcheng1 gu1 dao4 gua3to call oneself king (idiom)
7独根孤种 獨根孤種 gēn zhǒngdu2 gen1 gu1 zhong3the only son (idiom)
8独孤求败 獨孤求敗 qiú bàiDu2 gu1 Qiu2 bai4Dugu Qiubai, a fictional character appearing in 金庸 novels
9肚孤 du4 gu1to doze off (Taiwanese)
10孤哀子 āi gu1 ai1 zi3(literary) orphan
11孤傲 àogu1 ao4proud and aloof
12孤拔 Gu1 ba2Amédée Courbet (1826-1885), a French admiral who won a series of important land and naval victories during the Tonkin campaign and the Sino-French War
13孤雌生殖 shēng zhígu1 ci2 sheng1 zhi2parthenogenesis (biol. a female reproducing without fertilization)
14孤单 孤單 dāngu1 dan1lone; lonely; loneliness
15孤胆 孤膽 dǎngu1 dan3solitary hero; maverick
16孤胆英雄 孤膽英雄 dǎn yīng xiónggu1 dan3 ying1 xiong2solitary hero; maverick
17孤岛 孤島 dǎogu1 dao3isolated island
18孤吊伶仃 diào líng dīnggu1 diao4 ling2 ding1aloneforsaken (idiom)
19孤独无援 孤獨無援 yuángu1 du2 wu2 yuan2lonely and isolated (idiom)
20孤独于世 孤獨於世 shìgu1 du2 yu2 shi4alone in the world (idiom)
21孤独症 孤獨症 zhènggu1 du2 zheng4autism
22孤儿寡妇 孤兒寡婦 ér guǎ gu1 er2 gua3 fu4a widow and her child (idiom)
23孤儿寡母 孤兒寡母 ér guǎ gu1 er2 gua3 mu3orphans and widows (idiom)
24孤儿药 孤兒藥 ér yàogu1 er2 yao4orphan drug
25孤儿院 孤兒院 ér yuàngu1 er2 yuan4orphanage; child asylum
26孤芳自赏 孤芳自賞 fāng shǎnggu1 fang1 zi4 shang3lone flower admiring itself (idiom); narcissism; self-love
27孤负 孤負 gu1 fu4variant of 辜负
28孤高 gāogu1 gao1arrogant
29孤孤零丁 gu líng dīnggu1 gu5 ling2 ding1lonely (idiom)
30孤寡 guǎgu1 gua3orphans and widows; to be lonely; loneliness
31孤拐 guǎigu1 guai3cheekbone; ankle
32孤寒 hángu1 han2alone and poor; humble; (Cantonese) miserly
33孤魂 húngu1 hun2lonely soul
34孤魂无依 孤魂無依 hún gu1 hun2 wu2 yi1a solitary soul with no one to depend upon (idiom)
35孤寂 gu1 ji4lonesome; desolate
36孤家寡人 jiā guǎ réngu1 jia1 gua3 ren2one who is cut off from others (idiom); one who has chosen to follow a solitary path; (can also be an indirect way of referring to an unmarried person)
37孤孑 jiégu1 jie2lonesome; solitary
38孤孑特立 jié gu1 jie2 te4 li4to be all alone in the world
39孤绝 孤絕 juégu1 jue2isolated; solitary
40孤军奋战 孤軍奮戰 jūn fèn zhàngu1 jun1 fen4 zhan4lit. lone army putting up a brave fight (idiom); fig. (of a person or group of people) struggling hard without support
41孤军作战 孤軍作戰 jūn zuò zhàngu1 jun1 zuo4 zhan4to fight in isolation (idiom)
42孤苦伶仃 líng dīnggu1 ku3 ling2 ding1variant of 孤苦伶仃 ; solitary and impoverished (idiom)
43孤老 lǎogu1 lao3solitary old man or woman; regular patron (at brothels)
44孤立无援 孤立無援 yuángu1 li4 wu2 yuan2isolated and without help
45孤立子 gu1 li4 zi3soliton (physics)
46孤立子波 gu1 li4 zi3 bo1instanton (math.)
47孤零零 líng línggu1 ling2 ling2lone; isolated and without help; all alone; solitary
48孤陋 lòugu1 lou4ignorant; ill-informed
49孤陋寡闻 孤陋寡聞 lòu guǎ wéngu1 lou4 gua3 wen2ignorant and inexperienced; ill-informed and narrow-minded
50孤鸾年 孤鸞年 luán niángu1 luan2 nian2inauspicious year for marriage
51孤男寡女 nán guǎ gu1 nan2 gua3 nu:3a single man and a single woman; bachelors; a man and a woman together (typically in a secluded setting)
52孤鸟 孤鳥 niǎogu1 niao3lone bird; marginalized (country, person etc)
53孤僻 gu1 pi4antisocial; reclusive; eccentric
54孤沙锥 孤沙錐 shā zhuīgu1 sha1 zhui1(bird species of China) solitary snipe (Gallinago solitaria)
55孤山 shānGu1 Shan1isolated peak; Solitary Hill, located in West Lake, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province
56孤身 shēngu1 shen1alone; lonely
57孤身赴敌 孤身赴敵 shēn gu1 shen1 fu4 di2to go to fight the enemy alone (idiom)
58孤身只影 孤身隻影 shēn zhī yǐnggu1 shen1 zhi1 ying3lit. a lonely body with only a shadow for company; to be all alone (idiom)
59孤孀 shuānggu1 shuang1widow
60孤雁 yàngu1 yan4a lonely wild goose; a solitary wild goose
61孤掌难鸣 孤掌難鳴 zhǎng nán mínggu1 zhang3 nan2 ming2It's hard to clap with only one hand.; It takes two to tango; It's difficult to achieve anything without support.
62孤征 zhēnggu1 zheng1to act on one's own; to fight alone
63孤证不立 孤證不立 zhèng gu1 zheng4 bu4 li4unacceptable as uncorroborated evidence (in law or in textual criticism)
64孤忠亮节 孤忠亮節 zhōng liàng jiégu1 zhong1 liang4 jie2unparalleled loyalty and exemplary fidelity (idiom)
65孤注一掷 孤注一擲 zhù zhìgu1 zhu4 yi1 zhi4to stake all on one throw
66孤子 gu1 zi3orphan; fatherless son
67鳏寡孤独 鰥寡孤獨 guān guǎ guan1 gua3 gu1 du2lit. widowers, widows, orphans and the childless; fig. people with no one left to rely on
68脚孤拐 腳孤拐 jiǎo guaijiao3 gu1 guai5bunion; hallux valgus
69孑影孤单 孑影孤單 jié yǐng dānjie2 ying3 gu1 dan1to be all alone by oneself
70苦心孤诣 苦心孤詣 xīn ku3 xin1 gu1 yi4to make painstaking efforts (idiom); after much trouble; to work hard at sth
71藐孤 miǎo miao3 gu1small orphan
72生态孤岛 生態孤島 shēng tài dǎosheng1 tai4 gu1 dao3insularization (as a threat to biodiversity)
73天煞孤星 tiān shà xīngtian1 sha4 gu1 xing1bane of others' existence
74一味孤行 wèi xíngyi1 wei4 gu1 xing2to go one's own way (idiom)
75一意孤行 xíngyi1 yi4 gu1 xing2obstinately clinging to one's course (idiom); willful; one's own way; dogmatic
76遗孤 遺孤 yi2 gu1orphan

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