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一套
Traditional Chinese
一套
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
yī tào
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
yat1 tou3
Short definition a set
Usage frequency Very common
Chinese synonyms Chinese Gratis iconChinese tools icon (Click icons, results will appear below)
 
All available English definitions suitLDC iconMDBG iconAdso icon / a setLDC iconMDBG icon / a collectionMDBG icon / the same old stuffMDBG icon / of the same kindMDBG icon / set pattern of behaviorMDBG icon /
Copyleft icon Adso icon Adso: suit
Copyleft icon Cantofish icon Cantofish: samecdic
Copyleft icon MDBG icon MDBG: suit; a set; a collection; of the same kind; the same old stuff; set pattern of behavior
Copyleft icon LDC icon LDC: suit; a set
Copyleft icon Cdict icon CDict: sameldc'
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Sentence examples
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(tā) another
(mǎi) to purchase
不起(bùqǐ)
一辆( yī liàng)
汽车(qì chē) car
(gēng gèng gèng) still
不要(bù yào) must not
(shuō) to scold
一套(yī tào) a set
房子(fáng zi) room
(liǎo) (of eyes) bright

He cannot afford to buy a car, much less a house.

他对( tā duì)
(jiàn) to view
(pǐn) kind
红酒(hóngjiǔ) red wine
很有(hěn yǒu) to be really
一套(yī tào) a set

He has a good palate for wine.

你说(nǐshǔ)
一套(yī tào) a set
(zuò) to do
一套(yī tào) a set

You say one thing and then act just the opposite.

三个(sān ge)
退伍军人(tuì wǔ jūn rén) veteran
(zài) (located) at
内海(nèihǎi)
一个(yī gè) a
小镇(xiǎo zhèn) small town
边上(biānshàng)
租了( zū le) to have rented
一套(yī tào) a set
房子(fáng zi) room
并生(bìng shēng) intercrescence
(huó) to live
在一起(zài yī qǐ) together

Three soldiers who came back from the war are renting a house at the edge of a small town on the shore of the Inland Sea and live together.

他们(tā men) they
想要(xiǎng yào) to fancy
(mǎi) to purchase
一套(yī tào) a set
(xīn) Singapore
房子(fáng zi) room
(hé) with
一辆( yī liàng)
新车(xīnchē) new car

They want to buy a new house and a new car.

说的是
一套(yī tào) a set
做的(zuòde)
又是(yòushì)
一套(yī tào) a set

To say is one thing, and to do quite another.

我们( men) us
创作(chuàng zuò) to write
一套(yī tào) a set
自己的(zì jǐ de) one's own
语言(yǔ yán) (spoken) language
出来(chū lái) to come out
(ba) dumb
这样(zhè yàng) such
(jiù) only
不会有(búhuìyǒu)
(rén) man
明白(míng bai) clear
我们( men) us
在说(zàishù)
甚么(shén me) who?
(liǎo) (of eyes) bright

Let's make our own language so no one will know what we're talking about!

汤姆(tāng mǔ) Tom (name)
做了(zuòle)
一套(yī tào) a set
(xīn) Singapore
衣服(yīfú) clothes
(jǐ) to provide
吉儿(jí ér)

Tom made Jill a new dress.

(wǒ) I
(jǐ) to provide
他的( tā de)
儿子(ér zi) son
做了(zuòle)
一套(yī tào) a set
(xīn) Singapore
西装(xī zhuāng) Western-style clothes

I made his son a new suit.

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