(bō)

HSK 6

Meaning

  1. to dial
  2. move with a hand, foot
  3. stir
  4. poke
  5. allocate (money)

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • bō > bo1

  • 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
挑拨 tiǎobō incite disharmony/provoke/stir up tension in others
拨出 bō chū to pull out/to allocate (funds)/to dial
拨刺 bō cī splash (of a fish)
拨打 bō dǎ to call/to dial
拨动 bō dòng to stir/to prod/to poke/to move sideways/to strum (on a guitar etc)
拨付 bō fù appropriate sum of money
拨号 bō hào to dial a telephone number
拨号连接 bō hào lián jiē dial-up connection/dial-up networking
拨号盘 bō hào pán telephone dial
拨号音 bō hào yīn dial tone
拨火棍 bō huǒ gùn poker
拨接 bō jiē dial-up (Internet connection)
拨开 bō kāi to push aside/to part/to brush away
拨空 bō kòng to make time
拨款 bō kuǎn to allocate funds/appropriation
拨浪鼓 bō làng gǔ a drum-shaped rattle (used by peddlers or as a toy)/rattle-drum
拨乱反正 bō luàn fǎn zhèng bring order out of chaos/set to rights things which have been thrown into disorder
拨弄 bō nòng to move to and fro (with hand, foot, stick etc)/to fiddle with/to stir up
拨冗 bō rǒng to find time to do sth in the midst of pressing affairs
拨弦乐器 bō xián yuè qì plucked string or stringed instrument/plucked instrument
拨用 bō yòng appropriation
拨云见日 bō yún jiàn rì lit. to dispel the clouds and see the sun (idiom)/fig. to restore justice
拨正 bō zhèng to set right/to correct
拨转 bō zhuǎn to turn/to turn around/to transfer (funds etc)
拨子 bō zi plectrum
拨子弹 bō zǐ tán plectrum
拨奏 bō zòu pizzicato
点拨 diǎn bō to give instructions/to give advice
调拨 diào bō to send (products)/to allocate/to commit (funds)/to channel (goods)
划拨 huà bō to assign/to allocate/to transfer (money to an account)
撩拨 liáo bō to provoke/to tease
四两拨千斤 sì liǎng bō qiān jīn lit. four ounces can move a thousand catties (idiom)/fig. to achieve much with little effort
弹拨 tán bō to pluck (a string)
弹拨乐 tán bō yuè plucked string music
弹拨乐器 tán bō yuè qì plucked string instrument/CL:件[jiàn]
调拨 tiáo bō to sow discord
挑拨 tiǎo bō to incite disharmony/to instigate
挑拨离间 tiǎo bō lí jiàn to sow dissension (idiom)/to drive a wedge between
挑拨是非 tiǎo bō shì fēi to incite a quarrel (idiom)/to sow discord between people/to tell tales/to make mischief
挑灯拨火 tiǎo dēng bō huǒ to sow discord/to provoke
土拨鼠 tǔ bō shǔ groundhog
一拨儿 yī bō er group of people

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HSK 3

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HSK 4

600 words

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HSK 5

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HSK 6

2500 words

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