擁抱

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See also: 拥抱

Chinese[edit]

 
(v) gather round; rush in; crowd; throng; to hold; crowded; to support
 
to hold; to carry (in one's arms); to hug or embrace; surround; cherish
trad. (擁抱)
simp. (拥抱)
anagram 抱擁抱拥

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

擁抱

  1. to embrace; to hug

Synonyms[edit]

Dialectal synonyms of (“to hug; to embrace”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 摟抱擁抱
Mandarin Beijing
Taiwan
Jinan
Xi'an
Wuhan
Chengdu
Yangzhou
Hefei
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Taishan
Gan Nanchang
Hakka Meixian
Miaoli (N. Sixian)
Liudui (S. Sixian)
Hsinchu (Hailu)
Dongshi (Dabu)
Zhuolan (Raoping)
Yunlin (Zhao'an)
Jin Taiyuan
Min Bei Jian'ou
Min Dong Fuzhou
Matsu
Min Nan Xiamen
Quanzhou
Zhangzhou
Taipei
Kaohsiung
Philippines (Manila)
Chaozhou
Wu Shanghai
Suzhou
Wenzhou
Xiang Changsha
Shuangfeng

Noun[edit]

擁抱

  1. embrace; hug