(áo)

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Meaning

  1. endure
  2. to boil

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Traditional Chinese


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Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
熬夜 áoyè stay up very late or all night
熬出头 áo chū tóu to break clear of all the troubles and hardships/to achieve success/to make it
熬稃 āo fū puffed grain/popped wheat/popcorn
熬膏 áo gāo to simmer to a paste
熬更守夜 áo gēng shǒu yè to stay up through the night (idiom)
熬煎 áo jiān suffering/torture
熬头儿 áo tou er (coll.) the reward of one's efforts/the light at the end of the tunnel
熬药 áo yào to decoct medicinal herbs
熬夜 áo yè to stay up late or all night
多年媳妇熬成婆 duō nián xí fù áo chéng pó see 媳婦熬成婆|媳妇熬成婆[xí fù ào chéng pó]
煎熬 jiān áo to suffer/to torture/to torment/ordeal/suffering/torture/torment
苦熬 kǔ áo to endure (years of suffering)
难熬 nán áo hard to bear/unendurable (pain, suffering)
媳妇熬成婆 xí fù áo chéng pó lit. even a submissive daughter-in-law will one day become a domineering mother-in-law (idiom)/fig. the oppressed will become the oppressor/what goes around comes around

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