(juǎn)

HSK 6

Meaning

  1. to roll (up)
  2. to coil
  3. (mw for tapes)

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

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Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
试卷 shìjuàn exam paper/test paper
艾卷 ài juǎn moxa cigar/moxa roll (TCM)
案卷 àn juàn records/files/archives
白卷 bái juàn blank exam paper
闭卷考试 bì juàn kǎo shì closed-book examination
并卷机 bìng juǎn jī ribbon lap machine
彩卷 cǎi juǎn color film/abbr. for 彩色膠卷|彩色胶卷/lottery ticket
残卷 cán juàn surviving section of a classic work/remaining chapters (while reading a book)
春卷 chūn juǎn egg roll/spring roll
答卷 dá juàn completed examination paper/answer sheet/CL:份[fèn],張|张[zhāng]
蛋卷 dàn juǎn egg roll
蛋卷儿 dàn juǎn er erhua variant of 蛋卷[dàn juǎn]
吊卷 diào juàn to consult the archives
读万卷书,行万里路 dú wàn juàn shū, xíng wàn lǐ lù see 行萬里路,讀萬卷書|行万里路,读万卷书[xíng wàn lǐ lù, dú wàn juàn shū]
发冠卷尾 fà guān juǎn wěi (bird species of China) hair-crested drongo (Dicrurus hottentottus)
发卷 fà juǎn hair roller/curl (of hair)
翻卷 fān juǎn to spin/to whirl around
古铜色卷尾 gǔ tóng sè juǎn wěi (bird species of China) bronzed drongo (Dicrurus aeneus)
黑卷尾 hēi juǎn wěi (bird species of China) black drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus)
画卷 huà juǎn picture scroll
花卷 huā juǎn Chinese steamed twisted bread roll
灰卷尾 huī juǎn wěi (bird species of China) ashy drongo (Dicrurus leucophaeus)
煎蛋卷 jiān dàn juǎn omelet
交卷 jiāo juàn to hand in one's examination script
胶卷 jiāo juǎn film/roll of film/also written 膠捲|胶卷
胶卷 jiāo juǎn film/roll of film
经卷 jīng juàn volumes of classics/volumes of scriptures/ancient scrolls
卷巴 juǎn bā to bundle up
卷笔刀 juǎn bǐ dāo pencil sharpener (blade-only type)
卷边 juǎn biān to hem/hem/to curl (at the edge)
卷饼 juǎn bǐng rolled-up pastry/roll/turnover (patisserie)
卷层云 juǎn céng yún cirrostratus (cloud)/also written 捲層雲|卷层云[juǎn céng yún]
卷层云 juǎn céng yún cirrostratus (cloud)/also written 卷層雲|卷层云[juǎn céng yún]
卷尺 juǎn chǐ tape measure/tape rule/CL:把[bǎ]
卷带 juǎn dài tape
卷地皮 juǎn dì pí to plunder the land and extort from the peasant/corrupt practice
卷发 juǎn fà to curl hair
卷发器 juǎn fà qì hair curler
卷风 juǎn fēng see 龍捲風|龙卷风[lóng juǎn fēng]
卷腹 juǎn fù crunch (physical exercise)
卷裹 juǎn guǒ to wrap up/(fig.) to envelop/to swallow up
卷积云 juǎn jī yún cirrocumulus (cloud)
卷帘 juǎn lián roller shutter/a blind
卷帘门 juǎn lián mén roll-up door
卷帘门 juǎn lián mén roll-up door
卷铺盖 juǎn pū gài to pack and quit/to be sacked
卷铺盖走人 juǎn pū gài zǒu rén to pack one's things and leave
卷起 juǎn qǐ variant of 捲起|卷起[juǎn qǐ]
卷起 juǎn qǐ to roll up/to curl up/(of dust etc) to swirl up
卷曲 juǎn qū to curl (hair)/to crimp/to roll up/curly
卷绕 juǎn rào to wind/to coil/to spool/to loop around/winding
卷刃 juǎn rèn curved blade
卷入 juǎn rù to be drawn into/to be involved in
卷舌元音 juǎn shé yuán yīn retroflex vowel (e.g. the final r of putonghua)
卷舌元音 juǎn shé yuán yīn retroflex vowel (e.g. the final r of putonghua)
卷逃 juǎn táo to bundle up valuables and abscond
卷土重来 juǎn tǔ chóng lái lit. to return in a swirl of dust (idiom)/fig. to regroup and come back even stronger/to make a comeback
卷尾猴 juǎn wěi hóu white-headed capuchin (Cebus capucinus)
卷线器 juǎn xiàn qì fishing reel
卷心菜 juǎn xīn cài cabbage/CL:棵[kē]
卷心菜 juǎn xīn cài variant of 卷心菜[juǎn xīn cài]
卷须 juǎn xū tendril
卷须 juǎn xū tendril
卷烟 juǎn yān cigarette/cigar
卷扬 juǎn yáng a whirlwind
卷扬机 juǎn yáng jī a capstan
卷羽鹈鹕 juǎn yǔ tí hú (bird species of China) Dalmatian pelican (Pelecanus crispus)
卷云 juǎn yún cirrus (cloud)
卷帙 juàn zhì book
卷帙浩繁 juàn zhì hào fán a huge amount (of books and papers)
卷轴 juàn zhóu scroll (book or painting)
卷子 juǎn zi steamed roll/spring roll
卷子 juàn zi test paper/examination paper
卷宗 juàn zōng file/folder/dossier
开卷 kāi juàn to open a book/open-book (exam)
开卷有益 kāi juàn yǒu yì lit. opening a book is profitable (idiom)/the benefits of education
考卷 kǎo juàn exam paper
考试卷 kǎo shì juàn exam paper/test paper/CL:張|张[zhāng]
考试卷子 kǎo shì juàn zi see 考試卷|考试卷[kǎo shì juàn]
龙卷 lóng juǎn tornado/waterspout/twister
龙卷风 lóng juǎn fēng tornado/hurricane/twister/cyclone
墨西哥卷饼 Mò xī gē juǎn bǐng taco/burrito
批卷 pī juàn to correct student papers/to grade exam papers
飘卷 piāo juǎn to flutter
评卷 píng juàn to grade exam papers
铺盖卷儿 pū gài juǎn er bedroll
千经万卷 qiān jīng wàn juǎn lit. a thousand sutras, ten thousand scrolls/fig. the vast Buddhist canon
瑞士卷 Ruì shì juǎn Swiss roll
释卷 shì juàn to stop reading
试卷 shì juàn examination paper/test paper/CL:份[fèn],張|张[zhāng]
手不释卷 shǒu bù shì juàn lit. always with a book in hand (idiom)/fig. (of a student or scholar) diligent and hardworking
手卷 shǒu juǎn hand scroll (horizontal format for Chinese landscape painting)/hand roll (Japanese: temaki, style of fish cuisine)/hand rolled cigarette/hand roll (many contexts)/roll up
收旗卷伞 shōu qí juǎn sǎn lit. to furl up flags and umbrellas (idiom)/fig. to stop what one is doing
书卷 shū juàn volume/scroll
书卷奖 shū juàn jiǎng presidential award (received by university students in Taiwan for academic excellence)
书卷气 shū juàn qì scholarly flavor/educated appearance
水龙卷 shuǐ lóng juǎn waterspout (meteorology)
死海古卷 Sǐ hǎi gǔ juàn Dead Sea Scrolls
死海经卷 Sǐ hǎi jīng juàn Dead Sea Scrolls
微缩胶卷 wēi suō jiāo juǎn microfilm
问卷 wèn juàn questionnaire/CL:份[fèn]
席卷 xí juǎn to engulf/to sweep/to carry away everything
行千里路,读万卷书 xíng qiān lǐ lù, dú wàn juàn shū see 行萬里路,讀萬卷書|行万里路,读万卷书[xíng wàn lǐ lù, dú wàn juàn shū]
行万里路胜读万卷书 xíng wàn lǐ lù shèng dú wàn juǎn shū to travel a thousand miles beats reading a thousand books
行万里路,读万卷书 xíng wàn lǐ lù, dú wàn juàn shū Knowledge comes from books and from experience of the world. (idiom)/Learn as much as you can and do all you can.
鸦嘴卷尾 yā zuǐ juǎn wěi (bird species of China) crow-billed drongo (Dicrurus annectans)
烟卷 yān juǎn cigarette/cigar
烟卷儿 yān juǎn er cigarette/CL:棵[kē]
银丝卷 yín sī juǎn yin si juan, steamed bun from Shandong province with hand-drawn dough threads folded over
阅卷 yuè juàn to grade exam papers
中卷 zhōng juǎn adult squid, typically more than 15 cm long with a slender body and fins in the shape of a big rhombus (Tw)

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