吃苦
(chī kǔ)

HSK 6

Meaning

  1. bear hardships
  2. suffer

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • chī kǔ > chi1 ku3

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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
吃苦耐劳 chī kǔ nài láo hardworking and enduring hardships (idiom)
吃苦头 chī kǔ tou to suffer/to suffer for one's actions/to pay dearly/to burn one's fingers
小洞不补大洞吃苦 xiǎo dòng bù bǔ dà dòng chī kǔ A small hole not plugged will make you suffer a big hole (idiom)/a stitch in time saves nine
小洞不堵,大洞吃苦 xiǎo dòng bù dǔ, dà dòng chī kǔ a small hole not plugged will give you grief when it gets bigger (idiom)/a stitch in time saves nine

HSK 1

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HSK 2

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HSK 3

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HSK 4

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HSK 5

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HSK 6

2500 words

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