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 zhōng within / among / in / middle / center / while (doing sth) / during / (dialect) OK / all right
 zhòng to hit (the mark) / to be hit by / to suffer / to win (a prize, a lottery)
Results beginning with 中
 Zhōng guó China
 zhōng xīn center / heart / core / CL:個|个[ge4]
 Zhōng wén Chinese language
 Zhōng huá China (alternate formal name)
 zhōng yāng central / middle / center / central authorities (of a state)
 zhōng xué middle school / CL:個|个[ge4]
 zhōng jiān between / intermediate / mid / middle
 zhōng jiè to act as intermediary / to link / intermediate / inter- / agency / agent
 zhōng jí middle level (in a hierarchy)
 Zhōng Gòng abbr. for 中國共產黨|中国共产党[Zhong1 guo2 Gong4 chan3 dang3], Chinese Communist Party
 zhōng wǔ noon / midday / CL:個|个[ge4]
 Zhōng yī traditional Chinese medical science / a doctor trained in Chinese medicine
 zhōng wài Sino-foreign / Chinese-foreign / home and abroad
 zhōng nián middle age
 Zhōng yào (traditional) Chinese medicine / CL:服[fu4],種|种[zhong3]
 zhōng yuán Central Plain, the middle and lower regions of the Yellow river, including Henan, western Shandong, southern Shanxi and Hebei
 zhōng děng medium
 zhòng dú to be poisoned / poisoning
 zhōng qī middle (of a period of time) / medium-term (plan, forecast etc)
 Zhōng Měi China-USA
 zhōng duàn to cut short / to break off / to discontinue / to interrupt
 Zhōng Rì China-Japan
 zhōng zhuān vocational secondary school / technical secondary school / trade school / abbr. for 中等專科學校|中等专科学校
 Zhōng dōng Middle East
 zhōng xún middle third of a month
 zhōng bù middle part / central section
 Zhōng fāng the Chinese side (in an international venture)
 zhōng rén go-between / mediator / intermediary
 zhòng jiǎng to win a prize / a successful gamble
 zhōng jiàng lieutenant general / vice admiral / air marshal
 zhōng chǎng middle period of a tripartite provincial exam (in former times) / midfield / mid-court (in sports) / half-time / intermission half-way through a performance
 zhòng biāo to win a tender / successful bidder
 zhōng tú midway
 Zhōng dū Zhongdu, capital of China during the Jin Dynasty (1115-1234), modern day Beijing
 Zhōng qiū the Mid-autumn festival, the traditional moon-viewing festival on the 15th of the 8th lunar month
 zhōng xīng resurgence / recovery / restoration
 zhōng xìng neutral
 Zhōng Nán South Central China (Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan) / abbr. for China-South Africa
 zhòng yì to take one's fancy / to be to one's liking
 Zhōng Yì Sino-Italian
 zhōng hé to neutralize / to counteract / neutralization (chemistry)
 zhōng xíng medium sized
 zhōng duì squadron
 zhōng tiān culmination (astronomy)
 zhōng zhǐ to cease / to suspend / to break off / to stop / to discontinue
 Zhōng E2 China-Russia
 Zhōng háng abbr. for 中國銀行|中国银行[Zhong1 guo2 Yin2 hang2]
 zhōng céng middle-ranking
西 Zhōng Xī China and the West / Chinese-Western
线 zhōng xiàn half-way line / median line
 zhōng zhǐ middle finger
 zhòng shì to pass an exam (or the imperial exam) / to qualify
 Zhōng shì Chinese style
 zhōng fēng midfielder / center (basketball) / center forward (hockey, football)
 zhōng lì neutral
 Zhōng Hán China-South Korea
 Zhōng Yīng Sino-British / Chinese-English
 zhōng wèi lieutenant (navy) / first lieutenant (army) / subaltern
 zhōng zhèng fair and honest
 zhòng fēng to suffer a paralyzing stroke
 zhōng duàn middle section / middle period / middle area / mid-
 Zhōng cān Chinese meal / Chinese food / CL:份[fen4],頓|顿[dun4]
 zhōng zhuǎn to change (train or plane) / transfer / correspondence
 zhōng kàn pleasant to the eye / Taiwan pr. [zhong4 kan4]
 zhōng shū center / backbone / hub (e.g. of transport network) / the central administration
 Zhōng Oū China-Europe (e.g. trading relations) / Central Europe
 Zhōng Yà Central Asia
 Zhōng Shí China Times (newspaper) / abbr. for 中國時報|中国时报 / [Zhong1 guo2 Shi2 bao4]
 zhōng kōng hollow / empty interior
 zhōng yóu the middle stretches of a river / middle level / middle echelon / midstream
 Zhōng yuǎn abbr. for 中遠集團|中远集团[Zhong1 yuan3 Ji2 tuan2], COSCO (China Ocean Shipping Company)
 zhōng jiān core / nucleus / backbone
 zhōng jì to relay / to repeat
 zhōng xiào middle ranking officer in Chinese army / lieutenant colonel / commander
 Zhōng huán Central, Hong Kong Island
 Zhōng Yín Bank of China / abbr. for 中國銀行|中国银行[Zhong1 guo2 Yin2 hang2]
 zhòng zhāo to get infected / to fall into sb's trap
 Zhōng Yìn China-India
 zhōng zī Chinese capital / Chinese enterprise
 Zhōng Fǎ China-France (cooperation) / Sino-French
 zhōng pán circling in midstream / in the middle of a tray / middle game (in go or chess)
 zhōng bā minibus
 zhōng chǎn middle class / bourgeois
 Zhōng wèi Zhongwei prefecture level city in Ningxia
 zhōng tǔ Sino-Turkish
 zhōng yōng golden mean (Confucianism) / (literary) (of person) mediocre / ordinary
 zhōng gǔ medieval / Middle Ages / Chinese middle antiquity, 3rd to 9th centuries, including Sui and Tang Dynasties / Middle (of a language, e.g. Middle English) / used / second-hand
 zhōng yè mid- (e.g. mid-century) / middle period
 zhōng yuè Sino-Vietnam (relations)
 zhòng kěn pertinent / apropos
 zhòng shǔ sunstroke / heatstroke
 zhōng shuǐ reclaimed water / recycled water
 Zhòng yóu CNPC, China National Petroleum Corporation (abbr.)
 zhòng jì to fall into a trap / taken in by a stratagem / cheated / ripped off
 Zhōng Gǎng PRC and Hong Kong
 zhōng qīng China Youth (official newspaper) / abbr. for 中国青年报
 Zhōng shì China TV (Taiwan), CTV / abbr. for 中國電視公司|中国电视公司
 zhōng bǎn moderato
 Zhōng cūn Nakamura (Japanese surname)
 zhòng dàn hit by a bullet / shot
 zhōng qū central district (of a city) / central zone
 zhòng shāng to slander / to smear
 Zhōng Fēi China-Africa (relations) / Central Africa / Central African Republic
 zhōng fàn lunch
 zhōng diǎn midpoint / half-way point
 zhōng liú midstream
 zhōng dào Nakamichi
 Zhōng Cháo Sino-Korean / China and North Korea
 zhōng tíng courtyard
 zhōng zǐ neutron
 Zhōng Aò China-Australia (relations)
 zhòng bǎo advocate
 zhōng zhuāng Chinese dress
 zhōng chéng medium-range
 zhòng cǎi to win a lottery
 Zhōng nóng Chinese agriculture
 zhōng hào medium-sized
 zhòng qiān to win a ballot / to draw a lucky number
 zhōng zhóu central axis / core
 Zhōng Cái Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing / abbr. for 中央財經大學|中央财经大学[Zhong1 yang1 Cai2 jing1 Da4 xue2]
 zhòng jǔ to pass the provincial level imperial examination
 Zhōng Bō medium wave (radio frequency range)
 zhōng bǎo to embezzle / to misappropriate / to line one's pockets with public funds
 zhōng yuè Mt Song 嵩山 / in Henan, one of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳[Wu3 yue4]
 zhōng ěr middle ear
 zhōng fú last ten days of July and first ten days of August, the second of 三伏 / sān fú, three hottest periods of the year
 Zhōng Bàn General Office of the Central Committee of the CPC / abbr. for 中共中央辦公廳|中共中央办公厅[Zhong1 gong4 Zhong1 yang1 Ban4 gong1 ting1]
 zhōng jú middle game (in go or chess)
 zhōng nǎo mesencephalon
 zhōng ruǎn zhongruan or alto lute, like pipa 琵琶 / but bigger and lower range
 zhōng bāng mid-top (shoes)
 Zhōng bù Zhongbu or Chungpu township in Chiayi county 嘉義縣|嘉义县[Jia1 yi4 xian4], west Taiwan
 zhōng cháng ordinary / average / medium / mid-range / moderate
 Zhōng chuān Nakagawa (Japanese surname and place name)
 zhōng chuò to stop halfway / to give up halfway / interruption / suspension
 Zhōng dǎo Nakajima or Nakashima (Japanese surname and place name)
 zhòng dì to hit the target / to hit the nail on the head
 Zhōng diàn Gyeltang or Gyalthang town and county, former name of Shangri-La county 香格里拉縣|香格里拉县[Xiang1 ge2 li3 la1 xian4] in Dêqên or Diqing Tibetan autonomous prefecture 迪慶藏族自治州|迪庆藏族自治州[Di2 qing4 Zang4 zu2 zi4 zhi4 zhou1], northwest Yunnan
 zhōng fèng vertical space in a newspaper between two attached pages / vertical line on the back of clothing
 zhōng gé septum (anatomy)
 zhōng jǐ mid-ocean ridge (geology)
 Zhōng jiāng Zhongjiang county in Deyang 德陽|德阳[De2 yang2], Sichuan
 zhōng jìng diameter
 zhōng là hot / medium level of spiciness
 Zhōng lì Zhongli or Chungli city in Taoyuan county 桃園縣|桃园县[Tao2 yuan2 xian4], north Taiwan
 Zhōng liáo Zhongliao or Chungliao township in Nantou county 南投縣|南投县[Nan2 tou2 xian4], central Taiwan
 zhòng mó to be possessed / to be bewitched
 Zhōng mù Zhongmu county in Zhengzhou 鄭州|郑州[Zheng4 zhou1], Henan
 Zhōng Ní China-Nepal
 Zhōng níng Zhongning county in Zhongwei 中衛|中卫[Zhong1 wei4], Ningxia
 qí zhōng among / in / included among these
 xīn zhōng central point / in one's thoughts / in one's heart
 zhī zhōng inside / among / in the midst of (doing sth) / during
 jí zhōng to concentrate / to centralize / to focus / centralized / concentrated / to put together
 gāo zhòng to pass brilliantly (used in congratulatory fashion)
 gāo zhōng senior high school / abbr. for 高級中學|高级中学[gao1 ji2 zhong1 xue2]
 dāng zhōng among / in the middle / in the center
 yǎn zhōng in one's eyes
 kōng zhōng in the sky / in the air
 chū zhōng junior high school / abbr. for 初級中學|初级中学[chu1 ji2 zhong1 xue2]
 jiā zhōng one's family
 xuǎn zhòng to choose / to pick / to settle upon / to decide upon a candidate / to be selected for some role
 cóng zhōng from within / therefrom
 tú zhōng en route
 mèng zhōng in a dream
 àn zhōng in the dark / in secret / on the sly / surreptitiously
 jī zhòng to hit (a target etc) / to strike
 mìng zhòng to hit (a target)
 piàn zhōng in the movie
 wén zhōng Bunchu
 kàn zhòng to have a preference for / to fancy / to choose after consideration / to settle on
 rén zhōng philtrum / infranasal depression / the "human center" acupuncture point
 Huá zhōng central China
 zhèng zhōng middle / center / right in the middle or center / nub
 guó zhōng junior high school (Taiwan) / abbr. for 國民中學|国民中学[guo2 min2 zhong1 xue2]
 shì zhōng moderate / reasonable / conveniently situated
 qī zhōng interim / midterm
 fù zhōng attached (or affiliated) secondary (or middle) school / abbr. for 附屬中學|附属中学[fu4 shu3 zhong1 xue2]
 jū zhōng positioned between (two parties) / to mediate between
 xiōng zhōng one's mind
 nián zhōng within the year / in the middle of the year / mid-year
 Guān zhōng Guanzhong plain in Shaanxi, valley of the Wei River 渭河
 Cháo Zhōng North Korea-China
 Tián zhōng Tienchung town in Changhua county 彰化縣|彰化县[Zhang1 hua4 xian4], Taiwan / Tanaka (Japanese surname)
 shè zhòng to hit the target
 láng zhōng doctor (Chinese medicine) / ancient official title / companions (respectful)
 rì zhōng noon / midday / zenith
 Měi Zhōng USA-China
 cāi zhòng to guess correctly / to figure out the right answer
 tóu zhòng to hit the target with one's throw / (basketball) to score
 nèi zhōng within it / among them
 zhé zhōng to compromise / to take the middle road / a trade-off / eclectic
 rè zhōng variant of 熱衷|热衷[re4 zhong1]
 qiè zhòng to hit the target (esp. in argument) / to strike home
 zhèn zhōng earthquake epicenter
 cù zhòng stroke / cerebral hemorrhage
 Bā zhōng Bazhong prefecture-level city in Panzhihua 攀枝花[Pan1 zhi1 hua1], south Sichuan
 bèi zhōng remarks
便 biàn zhōng at one's convenience / when it's convenient
 chōu zhòng to win (a prize in a lottery)
 cì zhòng to hit with a piercing blow
 dǎ zhòng to hit (a target)
 dé zhòng to succeed in an imperial examination / successful / to hit the target / to win (the lottery) / suitable / proper / just right
 E2 Zhōng Russia-China
 gè zhōng therein / in this
 gòu zhōng within the range of a bow and arrow / (fig.) under sb's control
 Hàn zhōng Hanzhong prefecture-level city in Shaanxi
 Huáng zhōng Huangzhong county in Xining 西寧|西宁[Xi1 ning2], Qinghai
 Hū zhōng Huzhong district of Daxing'anling prefecture 大興安嶺地區|大兴安岭地区, Heilongjiang
 Jìn zhōng Jinzhong prefecture-level city in Shanxi 山西
 kǎo zhòng to pass an exam
 Láng zhōng Lanzhong county level city in Nanchong 南充[Nan2 chong1], Sichuan
 Liáo zhōng Liaozhong county in Shenyang 沈陽|沈阳, Liaoning
 Qióng zhōng Qiongzhong Li and Miao autonomous county, Hainan
 Suí zhōng Suizhong county in Huludao 葫蘆島|葫芦岛, Liaoning
 Tái zhōng Taizhong or Taichung city in central Taiwan
 Wú zhōng Wuzhong district of Suzhou city 蘇州市|苏州市[Su1 zhou1 shi4], Jiangsu
 xiāng zhòng to find to one's taste / to pick (after looking at) / Taiwan pr. [xiang4 zhong4]
 yāng zhōng to ask for mediation / to request sb to act as a go-between
 Yáng zhōng Yangzhong county level city in Zhenjiang 鎮江|镇江[Zhen4 jiang1], Jiangsu
 yán zhòng to have one's words prove to be prophetic
 yì zhōng according with one's wish or expectation
 yuè zhōng middle of month
 Yú zhōng Yuzhong county in Lanzhou 蘭州|兰州[Lan2 zhou1], Gansu
 Yú zhōng Yuzhong (or central Chongqing) district of central Chongqing municipality, formerly in Sichuan
 Zhàn Zhōng Occupy Central, Hong Kong civil disobedience movement (September 2014 -)
 Zī zhōng Zizhong county in Neijiang 內江|内江[Nei4 jiang1], Sichuan
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 wú yì zhōng accidentally / unintentionally / unexpectedly
 shì zhōng xīn city center / downtown
 dǎng zhōng yāng party central committee
 gāo zhōng shēng senior high school student
 bàn kōng zhōng in midair / in the air
 Dà Zhōng huá Greater China / refers to China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau (esp. in finance and economics) / refers to all areas of Chinese presence (esp. in the cultural field), including parts of Southeast Asia, Europe and the Americas
 Dì zhōng Hǎi Mediterranean Sea
 Sūn Zhōng shān Dr Sun Yat-sen (1866-1925), first president of the Republic of China and co-founder of the Guomintang 國民黨|国民党 / same as 孫逸仙|孙逸仙
 jí zhōng yíng concentration camp
 chū zhōng shēng junior high student
 wú xíng zhōng imperceptibly / virtually
 yì zhōng rén sweetheart / one's true love / the person of one's thoughts
 bù zhōng yòng unfit for anything / no good / useless
 chéng zhōng cūn village within a city / shantytown / ghetto
 yǎn zhōng dīng a thorn in one's side
 nǎo zhòng fēng cerebral stroke
 nǎo cù zhòng stroke / cerebral hemorrhage
 chí zhōng wù person of no particular talent
 Jīn Dà zhōng Kim Dae-jung (1926-2009), South Korea politician, president 1998-2003, Nobel peace prize laureate 2000
 zhēn zhōng jì frame relay
 qiān zhōng dú lead poisoning
 Luó Guàn zhōng Luo Guanzhong (c. 1330-c. 1400), author of the Romance of the Three Kingdoms and other works
 nán zhōng yīn baritone
 Dīng Zhào zhōng Samuel C. C. Ting (1936-), American physicist, 1976 Nobel Prize laureate in physics
 zhèng dāng zhōng right in the midpoint / a bull's eye / to hit the nail on the head
 Zhāng Zhì zhōng Zhang Zhizhong (1890-1969), National Revolutionary Army general
 ròu zhōng cì a thorn in one's flesh
 bí zhōng gé nasal septum
 bēi zhōng wù (lit.) contents of the cup / (fig.) liquor / wine
 Xīng zhōng huì Revive China Society, founded by Dr Sun Yat-sen 孫中山|孙中山 / in 1894 in Honolulu
 Cháo zhōng shè abbr. for 朝鮮中央通訊社|朝鲜中央通讯社[Chao2 xian3 Zhong1 yang1 Tong1 xun4 she4]
 shēn zhòng dú arsenic poisoning
  carbon neutral / carbon offsetting
  epicentral distance
  common midpoint
  satellite centre
  slow neutron
  sub-centre
 bàn zhōng yāo middle / halfway
 Bā zhōng shì Bazhong prefecture-level city in Panzhihua 攀枝花[Pan1 zhi1 hua1], south Sichuan
 bù zhòng yì not to one's liking
 bù zhòng yòng unfit for anything / no good / useless / (of a sick person) beyond hope
 Chéng zhōng qū city central district / Chengzhong district of Liuzhou city 柳州市[Liu3 zhou1 shi4], Guangxi / Chengzhong district of Xining city 西寧市|西宁市[Xi1 ning2 shi4], Qinghai
 dì zhèn zhōng earthquake epicenter
 E2 Zhōng Cháo Russia, China and North Korea
 fā zhǎn zhōng developing / under development / in the pipeline
 fù zhōng guó to visit China
 gè zhōng rén a person in the know
 guān zhōng huà Guanzhong
 Hàn zhōng Shì Hanzhong prefecture-level city in Shaanxi
 hé zhōng dài bag-in-box (packaging)
 Huáng zhōng xiàn Huangzhong county in Xining 西寧|西宁[Xi1 ning2], Qinghai
 Hú Huì zhōng Sibelle Hu (1958-), Taiwanese actress
 Hū zhōng qū Huzhong district of Daxing'anling prefecture 大興安嶺地區|大兴安岭地区, Heilongjiang
 Jīn Yǔ zhōng Kim Woo-jung (1936-), Korean businessman and founder of the Daewoo Group
 Jìn zhōng shì Jinzhong prefecture-level city in Shanxi 山西
 jí zhōng qì concentrator
 jú zhōng rén participant / protagonist / a player (in this affair)
 kàn bu zhōng not impressed by
 kàn de zhòng to take a liking for / to fancy
 kuài zhōng zǐ fast neutrons
 Láng zhōng shì Lanzhong county level city in Nanchong 南充[Nan2 chong1], Sichuan
 Liáo zhōng xiàn Liaozhong county in Shenyang 沈陽|沈阳, Liaoning
 Mǎ Zhōng xī Ma Zhongxi, Ming writer (1446-1512), author of the fable 中山狼传 / of Mr Dongguo and the ungrateful Wolf
 mìng zhòng lu:4 hit rate / scoring rate
 qiāo zhōng bèi to receive oral sex from a prostitute
 Qióng zhōng xiàn Qiongzhong Li and Miao autonomous county, Hainan
 qī zhōng kǎo mid-term exam
 rè zhōng zǐ thermal neutron
 ròu zhōng dú botulism
 Shì zhōng qū central city district
 shuì mèng zhōng fast asleep / dreaming
 Suí zhōng xiàn Suizhong county in Huludao 葫蘆島|葫芦岛, Liaoning
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