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important; vital; to want; to be going to; must; demand; ask; request; coerce
tight; nervous; strict
trad. (要緊)
simp. (要紧)
anagram 緊要紧要

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

要緊

  1. important; pressing; urgent
    救人要緊 / 救人要紧  ―  jiùrén yàojǐn  ―  saving lives is most important at this moment
  2. critical; serious

SynonymsEdit

  • (pressing):

Derived termsEdit

AdverbEdit

要緊

  1. (dialectal) in a hurry to; anxious to