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 dào to (a place) / until (a time) / up to / to go / to arrive / (verb complement denoting completion or result of an action)
Results beginning with 到
 dào liǎo at last / finally / in the end
 dào dǐ finally / in the end / when all is said and done / after all / to the end / to the last
 dào dá to reach / to arrive
 dào lái to arrive / arrival / advent
 dào chù everywhere
 dào wèi to get to the intended location / to be in place / to be in position / precise / well (done)
访 dào fǎng to pay a visit
 dào shí at that (future) time
 dào huò (of packages or shipments) to arrive
 dào qī to fall due (loan etc) / to expire (visa etc) / to mature (investment bond etc)
 dào shǒu to take possession of / to get hold of
 dào cǐ hereto / hereunto
 dào jiā perfect / excellent / brought to the utmost degree
 dào chǎng to show up / present (at the scene)
 dào tóu to the end (of) / at the end of / in the end / to come to an end
 dào qí to be all present
 dào àn to make an appearance in court
 dào diǎn it's time (to do sth) / the time has come
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 dào shí hòu when the moment comes / at that time
 dào tóu lái in the end / finally / as a result
 dào qī rì closing date (of contract) / maturity (of an investment bond)
 dào àn jià cost, insurance, and freight (CIF) (transportation)
 dào bù xíng extremely / incredibly
 dào cǐ chù hither
 dào mù qián up until now / to date
 dào nà lǐ thither
 dào shǒu ruǎn (do a manual task) until one's hands go limp with exhaustion
 dào xiàn zài up until now / to date
 dào àn jia ge cost, insurance and freight
 dào chù kě jiàn ubiquitous / commonplace / found everywhere
 dào cǐ wéi zhǐ to stop at this point / to end here / to call it a day
 dào cǐ yī yóu to travel (somewhere) / (vandalism) "was here"
 dào dá dà tīng arrival hall
 dào zhī shàng onto
 dào mù qián wéi zhǐ until now / so far
 dào nà gè shí hòu until this moment
 dào qī shōu yì lu:4 (finance) yield to maturity (YTM)
  arraignment
2000年  Global Strategy for Shelter to the Year 2000
2000年  Environmental Perspective to the Year 2000 and Beyond
2000年  Plan of Action for the Eradication of Illiteracy by the Year 2000
1990年  Water for All by 1990
2000年  Global Strategy for Health for All by the Year 2000
2015年  global action plan for education for all by the year 2015
2000年  World Programme of Action for Youth to the Year 2000 and Beyond
2000年西  Strategy for Arab Women in Western Asia to the Year 2000
2000年  Forward-Looking Strategies for the Advancement of African women to the Year 2000
2015年  global action plan for basic health services by the year 2015
2000年  Working Group on the World Programme of Action for Youth to the Year 2000 and Beyond
 kàn dào see (that) / note
 dé dào to get / to obtain / to receive
 dá dào to reach / to achieve / to attain
 zhǎo dào to find
 gǎn dào to feel / to sense / to have the feeling that / to think that / to move / to affect
 shòu dào to receive / to suffer / obtained / given
 lái dào to come / to arrive
 tīng dào to hear
 bù dào not to arrive / not reaching / insufficient / less than
 yù dào to meet / to run into / to come across
 huí dào to return to
 xiǎng dào to think of / to call to mind / to anticipate
 zhí dào until
 jiàn dào to see
 zuò dào to accomplish / to achieve
 shōu dào to receive
 tí dào to mention / to raise (a subject) / to refer to
 jiē dào to receive (letter etc)
 děng dào to wait until / by the time when (sth is ready etc)
 pèng dào to come across / to run into / to meet / to hit
 zāo dào to suffer / to meet with (sth unfortunate)
 gǎn dào to hurry (to some place)
 tán dào to refer to / to speak about / to talk about
 dài dào to bring to
 bào dào to report for duty / to check in / to register
 mǎi dào bought
 chí dào to arrive late
 liào dào to foresee / to anticipate
 zhōu dào thoughtful / considerate / attentive / thorough / also pr. [zhou1 dao5]
 wén dào to smell / to sniff sth out / to perceive by smelling
 lún dào to be (sb's or sth's) turn
 xiān dào first arrival / first return
 kāi dào open till...
 jiǎng dào to talk about sth
 dú dào original
 lǐng dào to receive
 nòng dào to get hold of / to obtain / to secure / to come by
 bàn dào to accomplish / to get sth done
 zhǎng dào to go up / to rise
 diē dǎo to fall / to tumble
 qiān dào to register / to sign in
 lǎo dao experienced and careful
 lín dào to befall
 jǐ dào to squeeze (an opponent into third place)
 jìn dào to fulfill (one's duty etc)
 qiāng dào to choke on (food etc) / to swallow the wrong way
 shà dào (Tw) to like / to fall in love with
 shāo dào to have a fever reaching (a certain temperature)
 zhǐ dào to point at / to indicate
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 méi xiǎng dào didn't expect
 zhǎo bu dào can't find
 gǎn jué dào to feel / to sense / to detect / to perceive / to become aware
 xiǎng bu dào unexpected / hard to imagine / it had not occurred to me / who could have thought that
 dé bù dào cannot get / cannot obtain
 guān xì dào relates to / bears upon
 tīng bu dào can't hear
 dá bù dào cannot achieve / cannot reach
 kě dé dào available
 bàn bu dào impossible / can't be done / no can do / unable to accomplish
 wèi zhǎo dào could not find / search for ... produced no results
 nòng dào shǒu to get in hand / to get (one's) hands on / to get hold of (in the sense of to acquire)
  unidentified
  nothing heard
  heard only / H only
 chī dào bǎo all-you-can-eat (buffet) (Tw)
 chuán dào chuán ship-to-ship
 diū dào jiā to lose (face) utterly
 jù tǐ dào to embody into / to apply to / to take the shape of / specific to
 kǎ dào yīn (Tw) to be possessed / to be bewitched
 méi zhǎo dào didn't find
 mén dào mén door to door
 pīn dào dǐ to brave it out / to the bitter end
 qiān shè dào to involve / to drag in
 zuò bù dào impossible
 huò dào fù kuǎn cash on delivery (COD)
 yì xiǎng bù dào unexpected / previously unimagined
 chū lái zhà dào to be a newcomer / just off the boat
 qià dào hǎo chù it's just perfect / it's just right
 yī tiān dào wǎn all day long / the whole day
 shuǐ dào qú chéng lit. where water flows, a canal is formed (idiom) / fig. when conditions are right, success will follow naturally
 yī bù dào wèi to settle a matter in one go
 guī gēn dào dǐ after all / in the final analysis / ultimately
 miàn miàn jù dào (idiom) take care of everything / handle everything
 yī nián dào tóu all year round
 mǎ dào chéng gōng to win instant success (idiom)
 bāo chǎn dào hù fixing of farm output quotas for each household
 bái tóu dào lǎo (to live together until the) white hairs of old age (idiom) / to live to a ripe old age in conjugal bliss / until death do us part
 cóng tóu dào wěi from start to finish / from head to tail / the whole (thing)
 shǒu dào nián lái stretch a hand and grab it (idiom) / easy to do
 shǒu dào qín lái stretch a hand and grab it (idiom) / very easy
 xiān lái hòu dào in order of arrival / first come, first served
 xīn lái zhà dào newly arrived (idiom)
 zǒu mǎ dào rèn to ride to take up an official appointment (idiom) / to take on a job with alacrity / to undertake a task
  landfall
  acknowledge
 cóng lǐ dào wài from the inside to the outside / through and through / thoroughly
 cóng tóu dào jiǎo from head to foot
 dá dào mù dì to achieve one's aim / to get what one wants
 dà xiàn dào lái to die / one's allocated lifespan is accomplished
 diǎn dào jí zhǐ to touch on sth and leave it there / to take care not to overdo sth
 huà dào zuǐ biān to be on the verge of saying what is on one's mind
 kuǎn dào fā huò dispatch upon receipt of payment
 lián chǎn dào hù household responsibility system, introduced in the early 1980s, under which each rural household could freely decide what to produce and how to sell, as long as it fulfilled its quota of products to the state
 lián chǎn dào láo to pay sb according to their productivity
 lián chǎn dào zǔ to pay remuneration according to output (idiom)
 mà dào chòu tóu to chew sb out (Tw)
 pěng dào tiān shàng lit. to hold up to the skies / fig. to praise lavishly
 qiǎng biàn dào dǐ to argue endlessly / to try to have the last word
 shí chen wèi dào the time has not yet come
 shì dào jīn rì under the circumstances / the matter having come to that point
 shì dào lín tóu when things come to a head (idiom)
 shì dào rú jīn as matters stand / things having reached this stage
 shǒu dào niān lái lit. to stretch a hand and grab it (idiom) / fig. easy to do
 shòu dào yǐng xiǎng affected (usually adversely) / to suffer
 shuō dào zuò dào to be as good as one's word (idiom) / to keep one's promise
 sǐ dào lín tóu Death is near at hand. (idiom)
 sòng huò dào jiā home delivery
 suí jiào suí dào to be available at any time / to be on call
 suǒ dào zhī chù wherever one goes
 tǔ dào bù xíng old-fashioned / extremely kitsch
 xiān dào xiān dé first come first served
 yù xiān dào wèi prepositioning
 zhí dào xiàn zài even now / until now / right up to the present
 gōng dào zì rán chéng effort will undoubtedly lead to success (idiom)
  residual maturity
  first observed
 bāo chǎn dào hù zhì system of quotas for farm output per household
 duān dào duān jiā mì end-to-end encryption
  apparent arrival vector
  From the Dove to Peace
  stressful region
  optimize
  funded liability
 guò dù xué xí dào de overlearned
 huó dào lǎo xué dào lǎo (proverb) never too old to learn
 sān qiān dào wǔ qiān wàn 30 to 50 million
 yī tiáo dào zǒu dào hēi to stick to one's ways / to cling to one's course
 zī jīn quán bù dào wèi fully funded basis, on a
 bù dào Cháng chéng fēi hǎo hàn lit. until you reach the Great Wall, you're not a proper person / fig. to get over difficulties before reaching the goal
 bù dào Huáng Hé xīn bù sǐ lit. not to stop until one reaches the Yellow River (idiom) / fig. to persevere until one reaches one's goal / to keep going while some hope is left
 chuán dào qiáo mén zì huì zhí lit. when the ship arrives at the bridge we can deal with the problem / no point in worrying about sth until it actually happens (idiom)
  undetectable level (of plasma HIV RNA)
  development with a human face
  prospectivity
  undetectable mine
  last observed
 bù dào huǒ hòu bù jiē guō don't act until the time is ripe (idiom)
 chē dào shān qián bì yǒu lù lit. When we get to the mountain, there'll be a way through. (idiom) / fig. Everything will turn out for the best. / Let's worry about it when it happens. / It will be all right on the night. / cf couplet 車到山前必有路,船到橋頭自然直|车到山前必有路,船到桥头自然直
 chē dào shān qián zì yǒu lù lit. When we get to the mountain, there'll be a way through. (idiom) / fig. Everything will turn out for the best. / Let's worry about it when it happens. / It will be all right on the night. / cf couplet 車到山前必有路,船到橋頭自然直|车到山前必有路,船到桥头自然直
 chuán dào qiáo tóu zì rán zhí lit. when the boat gets to the pier-head, it will go straight with the current (proverb) / fig. everything will be all right / cf 車到山前必有路,船到橋頭自然直|车到山前必有路,船到桥头自然直
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