主持

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zhǔchí
Zhuyin ㄓㄨˇ ㄔˊ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂu²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ʈ͡ʂʰʐ̩³⁵/
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Noun[edit]

主持 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin zhǔchí)

  1. host (of a television program)
  2. abbot (of a monastery)

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

主持 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin zhǔchí)

  1. to direct, to manage
  2. to preside over, to chair (a meeting)
  3. to host (a television program)
  4. to maintain, to uphold, to sustain