(diàn)

HSK 6

Meaning

  1. cushion
  2. to pad
  3. pay for somebody and expect to be repaid

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

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Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
杯垫 bēi diàn (beverage) coaster
擦鞋垫 cā xié diàn doormat
草垫 cǎo diàn straw mattress
草垫子 cǎo diàn zi straw mattress/palliasse
衬垫 chèn diàn pad
床垫 chuáng diàn mattress/CL:張|张[zhāng]
垫背 diàn bèi to serve as a sacrificial victim/to suffer for sb else/scapegoat/to share sb's fate
垫被 diàn bèi mattress
垫补 diàn bu (coll.) to cover a shortfall by using funds intended for another purpose or by borrowing some money/(coll.) to snack
垫档 diàn dàng to fill a blank space/to fill a slot (in a newspaper column, a TV program etc)
垫底儿 diàn dǐ er foundation layer/underlay/fig. to lay foundations/to snack
垫底费 diàn dǐ fèi (finance) deductible/excess fee
垫付 diàn fù to pay sb else's expense with the expectation of being reimbursed by that person later
垫高 diàn gāo a support/to raise/to bolster/to jack up
垫肩 diàn jiān shoulder pad
垫江 Diàn jiāng Dianjiang county in Fuling suburbs of Chongqing municipality, formerly in Sichuan
垫江县 Diàn jiāng xiàn Dianjiang county in Fuling suburbs of Chongqing municipality, formerly in Sichuan
垫脚 diàn jiao litter (animal bedding)
垫脚石 diàn jiǎo shí stepping stone/fig. person used to advance one's career
垫圈 diàn juàn to spread litter in a cowshed, pigsty etc
垫款 diàn kuǎn advance (of funds)
垫料 diàn liào packing material/lagging/litter
垫片 diàn piàn spacer/shim
垫平 diàn píng to level (surfaces)
垫圈 diàn quān washer (on bolt)/toilet seat
垫褥 diàn rù cotton-padded mattress
垫上 diàn shàng to pay for sb
垫支 diàn zhī to advance funds
垫子 diàn zi cushion/mat/pad
防潮垫 fáng cháo diàn groundsheet (for camping etc)
锅垫 guō diàn trivet/pot-holder
滑鼠垫 huá shǔ diàn mouse pad (Tw)
卡垫 kǎ diàn (Tibetan) rug/mat
门垫 mén diàn doormat
铺垫 pū diàn to spread out bedding/bedcover
气垫 qì diàn air cushion (as on hovercraft)
气垫船 qì diàn chuán hovercraft/air cushion vehicle
肉垫 ròu diàn pad (on animal paw)
鼠标垫 shǔ biāo diàn mouse pad
踏垫 tà diàn floor mat/bathroom mat/car mat/doormat
弹簧垫圈 tán huáng diàn quān spring washer
鞋垫 xié diàn insole/shoe insert
野餐垫 yě cān diàn picnic blanket
月经垫 yuè jīng diàn sanitary towel/menopad
止血垫 zhǐ xuè diàn dressing/pad to stop bleeding
棕垫 zōng diàn palm fiber mat
坐厕垫 zuò cè diàn toilet seat
坐垫 zuò diàn cushion/(motorbike) seat/CL:塊|块[kuài]
座垫 zuò diàn saddle (of a bicycle)/seat (of a car or bike)/chair cushion

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