炒作

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin chǎozuò
Zhuyin ㄔㄠˇ ㄗㄨㄛˋ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂʰɑʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ t͡su̯ɔ⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

炒作 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin chǎozuò)

  1. (in media, publicity, etc.) hype; sensationalism
  2. (in finance) speculation
  3. (in economics) driving up of prices

Verb[edit]

炒作 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin chǎozuò)

  1. (in media, publicity, etc.) to hype; to sensationalise
  2. (in finance) to speculate
  3. (in economics) to drive up prices