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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 ya2tooth; ivory; Classifiers:
2西班牙 bān Xi1 ban1 ya2Spain
3牙齿 牙齒 chǐya2 chi3tooth; dental; Classifiers:
4匈牙利 xiōng Xiong1 ya2 li4Hungary
5葡萄牙 táo Pu2 tao2 ya2Portugal
6拔牙 ba2 ya2to extract a tooth
7板牙 bǎn ban3 ya2incisor; molar; screw die; threading die
8龅牙 齙牙 bāo bao1 ya2buck tooth; projecting tooth
9补牙 補牙 bu3 ya2to fill a tooth (cavity); to have a tooth filled; a dental filling
10槽牙 cáo cao2 ya2molar tooth
11长牙 長牙 cháng chang2 ya2tusk
12齿牙伶俐 齒牙伶俐 chǐ líng chi3 ya2 ling2 li4to be eloquent; to be good at talking (idiom)
13冲牙器 沖牙器 chōng chong1 ya2 qi4water pick; oral irrigator
14虫牙 蟲牙 chóng chong2 ya2caries; rotten tooth (colloquial); see also 龋齿
15虫子牙 蟲子牙 chóng zi chong2 zi5 ya2see 虫牙
16打牙祭 da3 ya2 ji4to have a large and sumptuous meal (traditionally on the 1st and 15th of each month)
17道牙 dào dao4 ya2curb
18毒牙 du2 ya2venomous fang
19毒牙毕露 毒牙畢露 du2 ya2 bi4 lu4to bare one's poisonous fangs (idiom)
20房牙 fáng fang2 ya2real estate agent (old)
21房牙子 fáng zifang2 ya2 zi5real estate agent (old)
22佛牙 Fo2 ya2Buddha's tooth (a holy relic)
23狗嘴里吐不出象牙 狗嘴裏吐不出象牙 gǒu zuǐ li chū xiàng gou3 zui3 li5 tu3 bu4 chu1 xiang4 ya2no ivory comes from the mouth of a dog (idiom); no good words are to be expected from a scoundrel
24海牙 hǎi Hai3 ya2The Hague (city in the Netherlands); Den Haag
25喝凉水都塞牙 喝涼水都塞牙 liáng shuǐ dōu sāi he1 liang2 shui3 dou1 sai1 ya2(coll.) to be out of luck
26恒牙 恆牙 héng heng2 ya2permanent tooth (as opposed to deciduous tooth 乳牙 ); adult tooth
27红口白牙 紅口白牙 hóng kǒu bái hong2 kou3 bai2 ya2sb. unquestionably said sth. (idiom)
28虎口拔牙 kǒu hu3 kou3 ba2 ya2to dare the greatest danger (idiom)
29虎牙 hu3 ya2(coll.) eye tooth (maxillary canine tooth)
30换牙 換牙 huàn huan4 ya2to grow replacement teeth (zoology); to grow permanent teeth in place of milk teeth
31基牙 ji1 ya2abutment tooth (dentistry)
32挤牙膏 擠牙膏 gāoji3 ya2 gao1lit. to squeeze out toothpaste; fig. to extract a confession under pressure
33假象牙 jiǎ xiàng jia3 xiang4 ya2celluloid
34假牙 jiǎ jia3 ya2false teeth; dentures
35尖牙 jiān jian1 ya2canine tooth; fang; tusk
36姜子牙 jiāng Jiang1 Zi3 ya2Jiang Ziya (c. 1100 BC, dates of birth and death unknown), partly mythical sage advisor to King Wen of Zhou 周文王 and purported author of “Six Secret Strategic Teachings” 六韬 , one of the Seven Military Classics of ancient China 武经七书
37矫形牙套 矯形牙套 jiǎo xíng tàojiao3 xing2 ya2 tao4orthodontic brace
38洁牙 潔牙 jié jie2 ya2scaling and polishing (dentistry)
39巨牙鲨 巨牙鯊 shāju4 ya2 sha1megalodon (Carcharodon megalodon)
40蓝牙 藍牙 lán Lan2 ya2Bluetooth
41狼牙山 láng shānLang2 ya2 Shan1Mount Langya in Hebei
42老掉牙 lǎo diào lao3 diao4 ya2very old; obsolete; out of date
43利嘴花牙 zuǐ huā li4 zui3 hua1 ya2a ready tongue (idiom)
44獠牙 liáo liao2 ya2tusk; fang
45伶牙俐齿 伶牙俐齒 líng chǐling2 ya2 li4 chi3clever and eloquent (idiom); fluent; having the gift of the gab
46马路牙子 馬路牙子 zima3 lu4 ya2 zi5curb
47满地找牙 滿地找牙 mǎn zhǎo man3 di4 zhao3 ya2to be looking for one's teeth all over the floor; (fig.) to get beaten up badly; to beat the crap out of (sb)
48门牙 門牙 mén men2 ya2incisor
49磨牙 mo2 ya2to grind one's teeth (during sleep); pointless arguing; (coll.) molar
50吽牙 ōu ou1 ya2sound of dogs fighting, also written 吽呀
51葡萄牙人 táo rénPu2 tao2 ya2 ren2Portuguese (person)
52葡萄牙文 táo wénPu2 tao2 ya2 wen2Portuguese (language)
53葡萄牙语 葡萄牙語 táo Pu2 tao2 ya2 yu3Portuguese (language)
54切牙 qiē qie1 ya2incisor tooth
55青面獠牙 qīng miàn liáo qing1 mian4 liao2 ya2ferocious-looking (idiom)
56全口托牙 quán kǒu tuō quan2 kou3 tuo1 ya2complete denture (idiom)
57犬牙相制 quǎn xiāng zhìquan3 ya2 xiang1 zhi4to adjoin each other along a zigzag borderline (of two countries); to face each other across a zigzag front (of two forces) (idiom)
58乳牙 ru3 ya2deciduous tooth; milk tooth; baby tooth
59塞牙 sāi sai1 ya2to get food stuck between one's teeth
60上牙膛 shàng tángshang4 ya2 tang2palate (roof of the mouth)
61圣地牙哥 聖地牙哥 shèng Sheng4 di4 ya2 ge1(Tw) San Diego, California; Santiago, capital of Chile
62拾人牙慧 shí rén huìshi2 ren2 ya2 hui4to pick up what others say (idiom); to pass off other people's opinions as one's own; to parrot
63刷牙 shuā shua1 ya2to brush one's teeth
64弹牙 彈牙 tán tan2 ya2al dente
65剔牙 ti1 ya2to pick one's teeth
66铁齿铜牙 鐵齒銅牙 tiě chǐ tóng tie3 chi3 tong2 ya2clever and eloquent speaker (idiom)
67尾牙 wěi wei3 ya2a year-end dinner for employees
68无牙 無牙 wu2 ya2toothless; (fig.) powerless; ineffectual; weak
69西班牙港 bān gǎngXi1 ban1 ya2 gang3Port-of-Spain, capital of Trinidad and Tobago
70西班牙人 bān rénXi1 ban1 ya2 ren2Spaniard; Spanish person
71西班牙文 bān wénXi1 ban1 ya2 wen2Spanish (language)
72西班牙语 西班牙語 bān Xi1 ban1 ya2 yu3Spanish language
73洗牙 xi3 ya2scaling and polishing (dentistry)
74闲磕打牙 閑磕打牙 xián xian2 ke1 da3 ya2to chat idly (idiom)
75镶牙 鑲牙 xiāng xiang1 ya2to have a false tooth set in; denture
76象牙 xiàng xiang4 ya2ivory; elephant tusk
77象牙海岸 xiàng hǎi ànXiang4 ya2 Hai3 an4Ivory Coast
78象牙塔 xiàng xiang4 ya2 ta3ivory tower
79笑掉大牙 xiào diào xiao4 diao4 da4 ya2to laugh one's head off; ridiculous; jaw-dropping
80匈牙利语 匈牙利語 xiōng Xiong1 ya2 li4 yu3Hungarian language
81牙白 báiya2 bai2creamy white; ivory color
82牙班 bānya2 ban1dental plaque
83牙本质 牙本質 běn zhìya2 ben3 zhi4dentin; dentine
84牙病 bìngya2 bing4odontopathy; dental disease
85牙碜 牙磣 chenya2 chen5gritty (of foodstuffs); fig. jarring speech
86牙城 chéngya2 cheng2citadel; military headquarters
87牙齿矫正器 牙齒矯正器 chǐ jiǎo zhèng ya2 chi3 jiao3 zheng4 qi4orthodontic braces
88牙床 chuángya2 chuang2gum; ivory bedframe
89牙雕 diāoya2 diao1ivory carving
90牙粉 fěnya2 fen3dental floss; tooth powder
91牙缝 牙縫 fèngya2 feng4gap between teeth
92牙缝儿 牙縫兒 fèng rya2 feng4 r5gap between teeth
93牙膏 gāoya2 gao1toothpaste; Classifiers:
94牙根 gēnya2 gen1root of tooth
95牙垢 gòuya2 gou4dental plaque; tartar
96牙箍 ya2 gu1orthodontic braces
97牙冠 guānya2 guan1jaw; mandibular joint; crown of a tooth; (dental) crown
98牙关紧闭症 牙關緊閉症 guān jǐn zhèngya2 guan1 jin3 bi4 zheng4lockjaw; trismus
99牙行 hángya2 hang2middleman (in former times); broker
100牙慧 huìya2 hui4repetition; other person's opinion; hearsay; parroting
101牙机巧制 牙機巧制 qiǎo zhìya2 ji1 qiao3 zhi4ingenious gear machine; elaborate contraption
102牙祭 ya2 ji4a good meal; sumptuous food
103牙菌斑 jūn bānya2 jun1 ban1dental bacterial plaque
104牙科 ya2 ke1dentistry
105牙科医生 牙科醫生 shēngya2 ke1 yi1 sheng1dentist
106牙克石 shíYa2 ke4 shi2Yakeshi county level city, Mongolian Yagshi xot, in Hulunbuir 呼伦贝尔 , Inner Mongolia
107牙克石市 shí shìYa2 ke4 shi2 shi4Yakeshi county level city, Mongolian Yagshi xot, in Hulunbuir 呼伦贝尔 , Inner Mongolia
108牙侩 牙儈 kuàiya2 kuai4broker
109牙买加 牙買加 mǎi jiāYa2 mai3 jia1Jamaica
110牙买加胡椒 牙買加胡椒 mǎi jiā jiāoYa2 mai3 jia1 hu2 jiao1Jamaican pepper; all-spice (Pimenta dioica)
111牙签 牙籤 qiānya2 qian1toothpick
112牙桥 牙橋 qiáoya2 qiao2dental bridge
113牙人 rénya2 ren2(old) middleman; broker
114牙刷 shuāya2 shua1toothbrush; Classifiers:
115牙髓 suǐya2 sui3tooth pulp
116牙套 tàoya2 tao4orthodontic brace; (dental) crown
117牙痛 tòngya2 tong4toothache
118牙托 tuōya2 tuo1mouthguard; occlusal splint; dental impression tray; orthodontic plate; denture base; denture
119牙线 牙線 xiànya2 xian4dental floss; Classifiers:
120牙线棒 牙線棒 xiàn bàngya2 xian4 bang4floss pick
121牙牙学语 牙牙學語 xué ya2 ya2 xue2 yu3to babble out one's first words; to begin to babble; to prattle (idiom)
122牙医 牙醫 ya2 yi1dentist
123牙音 yīnya2 yin1velar consonants of Middle Chinese
124牙龈 牙齦 yínya2 yin2gums; gingiva
125牙龈炎 牙齦炎 yín yánya2 yin2 yan2gingivitis
126牙釉质 牙釉質 yòu zhìya2 you4 zhi4tooth enamel
127牙帐 牙帳 zhàngya2 zhang4tent of the commanding officer; tent capital of a nomadic people
128牙周病 zhōu bìngya2 zhou1 bing4periodontitis (gum disorder)
129牙周炎 zhōu yánya2 zhou1 yan2periodontitis (gum disorder)
130牙子 ziya2 zi5serrated edge; (old) middleman; broker
131亚曼牙 亞曼牙 màn Ya4 man4 ya2Yamanya township in Shule county, Kashgar, Xinjiang
132亚曼牙乡 亞曼牙鄉 màn xiāngYa4 man4 ya2 xiang1Yamanya township in Shule county, Kashgar, Xinjiang
133咬定牙根 yǎo dìng gēnyao3 ding4 ya2 gen1see 咬紧牙关
134咬定牙关 咬定牙關 yǎo dìng guānyao3 ding4 ya2 guan1see 咬紧牙关
135咬紧牙根 咬緊牙根 yǎo jǐn gēnyao3 jin3 ya2 gen1see 咬紧牙关
136咬紧牙关 咬緊牙關 yǎo jǐn guānyao3 jin3 ya2 guan1lit. to bite the teeth tightly (idiom); fig. to grit one's teeth and bear the pain; to bite the bullet
137咬牙 yǎo yao3 ya2to clench one's teeth; to grind the teeth; gnaw
138咬牙切齿 咬牙切齒 yǎo qiè chǐyao3 ya2 qie4 chi3gnashing one's teeth (idiom); displaying extreme anger; fuming with rage between gritted teeth
139咬牙忍受 yǎo rěn shòuyao3 ya2 ren3 shou4to grit one's teeth and bear it (idiom)
140以牙还牙 以牙還牙 huán yi3 ya2 huan2 ya2a tooth for a tooth (retaliation)
141以眼还眼,以牙还牙 以眼還眼,以牙還牙 yǎn huán yǎn , huán yi3 yan3 huan2 yan3 , yi3 ya2 huan2 ya2an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth (idiom); fig. to use the enemy's methods against him; to give sb a taste of his own medicine
142月牙 yuè yue4 ya2crescent moon
143月牙形 yuè xíngyue4 ya2 xing2crescent
144暂牙 暫牙 zàn zan4 ya2deciduous tooth; milk tooth; baby tooth; also written 乳齿
145张牙露齿 張牙露齒 zhāng chǐzhang1 ya2 lu4 chi3to show one's teeth (idiom)
146张牙舞爪 張牙舞爪 zhāng zhǎozhang1 ya2 wu3 zhao3to bare fangs and brandish claws (idiom); to make threatening gestures
147长牙 長牙 zhǎng zhang3 ya2to grow teeth; to teethe
148爪牙 zhǎo zhao3 ya2pawn; lackey; accomplice (in crime); collaborator; henchman; claws and teeth
149正牙带环 正牙帶環 zhèng dài huánzheng4 ya2 dai4 huan2orthodontic brace
150智牙 zhì zhi4 ya2wisdom tooth
151蛀牙 zhù zhu4 ya2tooth decay; dental cavities; Classifiers:
152龇牙瞪眼 齜牙瞪眼 dèng yǎnzi1 ya2 deng4 yan3to bare the teeth and stare (idiom)
153呲牙咧嘴 liě zuǐzi1 ya2 lie3 zui3to grimace (in pain); to show one's teeth; to bare one's fangs; to grimace (in pain); to show one's teeth; to bare one's fangs
154走马牙疳 走馬牙疳 zǒu gānzou3 ma3 ya2 gan1noma; gangrenous stomatitis (medicine)
155暴牙 bào bao4 ya2buck teeth
156牙盘 牙盤 pánya2 pan2(bicycle) crankset
157牙旗 ya2 qi2emperor's or general's banner erected on an ivory-tipped pole at a military camp or headquarters (in ancient times)

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