The Alternative Chinese Dictionary: 熊

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Entry definition

〈xióng〉 {{zh-forms}} pronunciation {{zh-pron }}
noun: {{zh-noun}}
  1. (Advanced Mandarin) bear mammal
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  1. {{surname}} Xiong (mainland China), Hsiung (Taiwan), Hung (Hong Kong)
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  1. (colloquial) to scold
  2. to oppress, to tyrannise
adjective: {{zh-adj}}
  1. mean; malicious; merciless
  2. loutish; oafish
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  • 熊包
  • 熊胆
  • {{zh-ts}}
  • 熊瞎子
  • 熊心豹胆
  • 熊熊
  • 熊样儿
  • 熊掌
  • 熊狸
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