引起

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Chinese[edit]

to lead; to divert (water); to guide to rise; to raise; to get up
trad. (引起)
simp. #(引起)

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Verb[edit]

引起

  1. to give rise to something; to lead to something; to cause
    引起爭論 / 引起争论  ―  yǐnqǐ zhēnglùn  ―  to spark debate
    引起連鎖反應 / 引起连锁反应  ―  yǐnqǐ liánsuǒ fǎnyìng  ―  to cause a chain reaction
    引起轟動 / 引起轰动  ―  yǐnqǐ hōngdòng  ―  to cause a stir
  2. to draw; to attract
    引起關注 / 引起关注  ―  yǐnqǐ guānzhù  ―  to attract attention
    引起重視 / 引起重视  ―  yǐnqǐ zhòngshì  ―  to attract attention

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