(cù)

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Meaning

  1. vinegar

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Traditional Chinese


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Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
白醋 bái cù white vinegar/plain vinegar
半瓶醋 bàn píng cù dabbler/dilettante who speaks as though he were an expert
半瓶子醋 bàn píng zi cù see 半瓶醋[bàn píng cù]
冰醋酸 bīng cù suān glacial acetic acid
柴米油盐酱醋茶 chái mǐ yóu yán jiàng cù chá lit. firewood, rice, oil, salt, soy, vinegar, and tea/fig. life's daily necessities
陈醋 chén cù mature vinegar
吃醋 chī cù to feel jealous
醋海生波 cù hǎi shēng bō lit. waves on a sea of vinegar/trouble caused by a jealous woman (idiom)
醋劲 cù jìn jealousy (in love)
醋劲儿 cù jìn er erhua variant of 醋勁|醋劲[cù jìn]
醋栗 cù lì gooseberry
醋酸 cù suān acetic acid (CH3COOH)/acetate
醋酸纤维 cù suān xiān wéi cellulose acetate (used for film and fiber)
醋酸乙酯 cù suān yǐ zhǐ ethyl acetate/acetidin
醋坛子 cù tán zi vinegar jar/(fig.) person of a jealous nature
醋意 cù yì jealousy (in love rivalry)
芳香醋 fāng xiāng cù balsamic vinegar
黑醋栗 hēi cù lì blackcurrant
红醋栗 hóng cù lì red currant
加油添醋 jiā yóu tiān cù to add interest (to a story)/to sex up
食醋 shí cù table vinegar
糖醋 táng cù sweet and sour
糖醋里脊 táng cù lǐ jǐ sweet and sour pork
糖醋肉 táng cù ròu sweet and sour pork
糖醋鱼 táng cù yú sweet and sour fish
添油加醋 tiān yóu jiā cù lit. to add oil and vinegar/fig. adding details while telling a story (to make it more interesting)
香醋 xiāng cù aromatic vinegar/balsamic vinegar
油盐酱醋 yóu yán jiàng cù (lit.) oil, salt, soy sauce and vinegar/(fig.) the trivia of everyday life
争风吃醋 zhēng fēng chī cù to rival sb for the affection of a man or woman/to be jealous of a rival in a love affair

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