(shù)

HSK 6

Meaning

  1. to tie
  2. to bind
  3. restrain
  4. (mw for bunches, bundles, bouquets, etc.)

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • shù > shu4

  • 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
结束 jiéshù to end/to finish/conclude
拘束 jūshù restrict/constrained/ill at ease/reticent
束缚 shùfù to bind/restrict/to tie
约束 yuēshù restrict/limit to/constrain/restriction
案兵束甲 àn bīng shù jiǎ to rest weapons and loosen armor (idiom)/to relax from fighting
波束 bō shù beam
不加拘束 bù jiā jū shù unrestricted
电子束 diàn zǐ shù beam of electrons
多束 duō shù multibeam (e.g. laser)
法律约束力 fǎ lǜ yuē shù lì legal force (i.e. binding in law)
管束 guǎn shù to exercise control over/restriction/control
光束 guāng shù light beam
花束 huā shù bouquet
集束 jí shù to cluster
集束炸弹 jí shù zhà dàn cluster bomb
检束 jiǎn shù to regulate/to check and restrict
胶束 jiāo shù micelle (chemistry)
结束 jié shù termination/to finish/to end/to conclude/to close
结束工作 jié shù gōng zuò to finish work
结束语 jié shù yǔ concluding remarks
拘束 jū shù to restrict/to restrain/constrained/awkward/ill at ease/uncomfortable/reticent
拘束衣 jū shù yī straightjacket
粒子束 lì zǐ shù beam of elementary particles
木骨都束 Mù gǔ dū shù Chinese name for African kingdom in Somalia, cf Mogadishu 摩加迪沙
散束 sàn shù scattering of bundle (of electrons in vacuum tube)/debunching
收束 shōu shù to constrict/to draw tight/to gather (one's thoughts)/to bring to a close/to pack (for a journey)
受约束 shòu yuē shù restricted/constrained
束带 shù dài band/belt/loincloth/cummerbund
束发 shù fà to bind one's hair/headband
束缚 shù fù to bind/to restrict/to tie/to commit/fetters
束腹 shù fù corset/girdle
束紧 shù jǐn gird/tighten
束身 shù shēn to bind oneself/submission
束身内衣 shù shēn nèi yī corset
束手 shù shǒu to have one's hands tied/helpless/unable to do anything about it
束手待毙 shù shǒu dài bì to wait helplessly for death (idiom)/to resign oneself to extinction
束手待死 shù shǒu dài sǐ hands tied and expecting the worst
束手就毙 shù shǒu jiù bì hands tied and expecting the worst
束手就擒 shù shǒu jiù qín hands tied and waiting to be captured
束手无策 shù shǒu wú cè lit. to have one's hands bound and be unable to do anything about it (idiom)/fig. helpless in the face of a crisis
束狭 shù xiá narrow (of waterway)/a bottleneck
束线带 shù xiàn dài cable tie
束修 shù xiū see 束脩[shù xiū]
束脩 shù xiū payment for private tutor
束腰 shù yāo girdle
束衣 shù yī corset (clothing)
束之高阁 shù zhī gāo gé tied up in a bundle on a high shelf/to put sth on the back burner/no longer a high priority
束装 shù zhuāng to bundle up (one's possessions for a journey)
维管束 wéi guǎn shù vascular bundle (botany)
维管束植物 wéi guǎn shù zhí wù vascular plants/tracheophytes (botany)
未结束 wèi jié shù unfinished/unresolved
无拘无束 wú jū wú shù free and unconstrained (idiom)/unfettered/unbuttoned/without care or worries
行将结束 xíng jiāng jié shù approaching the end/about to conclude
约束 yuē shù to restrict/to limit to/to constrain/restriction/constraint
约束力 yuē shù lì (of a contract) binding (law)
约束条件 yuē shù tiáo jiàn restrictive condition/constraint
装束 zhuāng shù attire/clothing

HSK 1

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HSK 2

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HSK 3

300 words

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HSK 4

600 words

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HSK 6

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