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丈夫
Traditional Chinese
丈夫
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
zhàng fu
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
jeung6 fu1
Short definition husband
Usage frequency Very common
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All available English definitions husbandCdict iconMDBG iconAdso icon /
Copyleft icon Adso icon Adso: husband
Copyleft icon Cantofish icon Cantofish: sameadso
Copyleft icon MDBG icon MDBG: husband; CL:個|个[ge4]
Copyleft icon LDC icon LDC: husband; MAN
Copyleft icon Cdict icon CDict: husband'
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(wǒ) I
(hé) with
我的( de) my
丈夫(zhàng fu) husband
都是(dōushì) all
老师(lǎo shī) teacher

My husband and I are both teachers.

(tā) she
因为(yīn wèi) because
丈夫(zhàng fu) husband
是有(shìyǒu)
(qián) money
(rén) man
(ér) with
感到(gǎn dào) to move
自豪(zì háo) (feel a sense of) pride

She is proud of her husband being rich.

丈夫(zhàng fu) husband
死后(sǐ hòu) posthumous
(tā) she
一个人(yī gè rén) alone
过活(guò huó) live ones life

She lived alone after her husband died.

(tā) she
(dǎ) from
电话(diàn huà) phone call
给他( gěi tā)
丈夫(zhàng fu) husband
让他( ràng tā)
立刻(lì kè) prompt
过来(guò lái) to come over

She phoned her husband to come immediately.

她对( tā duì)
丈夫(zhàng fu) husband
(shuō) to scold
: “
停下(tíng xià) to stop
! ”
She said to her husband: "Stop!".

(dàng) when
我们( men) us
想到(xiǎng dào) to anticipate
男女(nán nv) male-female
(zài) (located) at
社会(shè huì) society
中的(zhòng dì) to hit the target
传统(chuán tǒng) conventional
角色(jué sè) role
(shí) when
我们( men) us
认为(rèn wéi) to believe
丈夫(zhàng fu) husband
养家(yǎng jiā) to raise a family
妻子(qī zi) wife
照顾(zhàogù) to attend to
孩子(hái zi) child
(hé) with
家庭(jiā tíng) family

When we think of the traditional roles of men and women in society, we think of husbands supporting the family, and wives taking care of the house and children.

他被( tā bèi)
证实(zhèng shí) to verify
是个(shìge)
理想(lǐ xiǎng) a dream
丈夫(zhàng fu) husband

He proved to be an ideal husband.

事故(shì gù) event
使她( shǐ tā)
失去了(shī qù le) to lose
丈夫(zhàng fu) husband

The accident bereaved her of her husband.

丈夫(zhàng fu) husband
去世(qù shì) to die
(shí) when
(tā) she
十分(shí fēn) very
绝望(jué wàng) desperate

She was in despair when her husband died.

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