动手
(dòngshǒu)

HSK 6

Meaning

  1. get to work
  2. to touch
  3. strike a blow

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • dòngshǒu > dong4 shou3

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  • 2: Second Tone 二声
  • 3: Third Tone 三声
  • 4: Fourth Tone 四声
  • 5: Fifth Tone (neutral) 五声

Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
动手动脚 dòng shǒu dòng jiǎo to come to blows/to paw/to grope/to get fresh
动手脚 dòng shǒu jiǎo (coll.) to tamper with/to mess around with
君子动口不动手 jūn zǐ dòng kǒu bù dòng shǒu a gentleman uses his mouth and not his fist
亲自动手 qīn zì dòng shǒu to do the job oneself
早动手,早收获 zǎo dòng shǒu, zǎo shōu huò The sooner you set to work, the sooner you'll reap the rewards. (idiom)
自己动手 zì jǐ dòng shǒu to do (sth) oneself/to help oneself to

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