(kuā)

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Meaning

  1. to boast
  2. to praise
  3. exaggerate

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • kuā > kua1

  • 1: First Tone 一声
  • 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
夸张 kuāzhāng exaggerate/overstate/exaggerated/overstated/vaunted/hyperbole
粲夸克 càn kuā kè charm quark (particle physics)
底夸克 dǐ kuā kè bottom quark (particle physics)
顶夸克 dǐng kuā kè top quark (particle physics)
浮夸 fú kuā to exaggerate/to be boastful/pompous/grandiose
吉普斯夸 Jí pǔ sī kuā Gipuzkoa or Guipúzcoa, one of the seven Basque provinces in north Spain
夸称 kuā chēng to praise/to acclaim/to commend/to compliment
夸大 kuā dà to exaggerate
夸大其词 kuā dà qí cí to exaggerate
夸大之词 kuā dà zhī cí hyperbole/exaggeration
夸多斗靡 kuā duō dòu mǐ to compete to produce extravagant literary works (idiom)
夸海口 kuā hǎi kǒu to boast/to talk big
夸奖 kuā jiǎng to praise/to applaud/to compliment
夸克 kuā kè quark (particle physics) (loanword)
夸口 kuā kǒu to boast
夸夸其谈 kuā kuā qí tán to talk big/to sound off/bombastic/grandiloquent
夸下海口 kuā xia hǎi kǒu see 誇海口|夸海口[kuā hǎi kǒu]
夸休可尔症 kuā xiū kě ěr zhèng kwashiorkor (medicine)
夸耀 kuā yào to brag about/to flaunt
夸赞 kuā zàn to praise/to speak highly of/to commend
夸张 kuā zhāng to exaggerate/overstated/exaggerated/hyperbole/(coll.) excessive/ridiculous/outrageous
老王卖瓜,自卖自夸 Lǎo Wáng mài guā, zì mài zì kuā every potter praises his own pot (idiom)/all one's geese are swans
奇异夸克 qí yì kuā kè strange quark (particle physics)
上夸克 shàng kuā kè up quark (particle physics)
王婆卖瓜,自卖自夸 wáng pó mài guā, zì mài zì kuā every potter praises his own pot (idiom)/all one's geese are swans
下夸克 xià kuā kè down quark (particle physics)
虚夸 xū kuā to boast/to brag/boastful/exaggerative/pompous/bombastic
有宝何必人前夸 yǒu bǎo hé bì rén qián kuā There is no need to boast about one's treasures. (idiom)
自夸 zì kuā to boast

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