(duàn)

HSK 3

Meaning

  1. paragraph
  2. segment
  3. section

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • duàn > duan4

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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
阶段 jiēduàn stage/phase
不择手段 bùzéshǒuduàn by fair means or foul
八段锦 bā duàn jǐn "eight pieces of brocade," a set of qigong exercises with assumed medical benefits
表意符阶段 biǎo yì fú jiē duàn logographic stage
波段 bō duàn wave band
不择手段 bù zé shǒu duàn by fair means or foul/by hook or by crook/unscrupulously
唱段 chàng duàn aria (in opera)
代码段 dài mǎ duàn code segment
地段 dì duàn section/district
段错误 duàn cuò wù segmentation fault
段落 duàn luò phase/time interval/paragraph/(written) passage
段祺瑞 Duàn Qí ruì Duan Qirui (1864-1936), commander of Beiyang Army under Yuan Shikai, then politician and powerful warlord
段荃法 Duàn Quán fǎ Duan Quanfa (1939-2010), Chinese writer
段氏 Duàn shì a branch of the Xianbei 鮮卑|鲜卑 nomadic people
段数 duàn shù rank/level
段位 duàn wèi rank/class/(Japanese martial arts and board games) dan
段玉裁 Duàn Yù cái Duan Yucai (1735-1815), author of Commentary on Shuowen Jiezi (1815) 說文解字註|说文解字注[Shuō wén Jiě zì Zhù]
段子 duàn zi item of storytelling or performed dialogue (folk arts)/sketch
放下身段 fàng xià shēn duàn to get off one's high horse (idiom)/to dispense with posturing (and adopt a more humble or empathetic attitude)
非常手段 fēi cháng shǒu duàn an emergency measure
分段 fēn duàn segment
高段 gāo duàn high-level (ability)/advanced
高压手段 gāo yā shǒu duàn high-handed (measures)/with a heavy hand
告一段落 gào yī duàn luò to come to the end of a phase (idiom)
航段 háng duàn leg of air or sea voyage
横段山脉 Héng duàn shān mài Hengduan mountains dividing Sichuan from Tibet
后段 hòu duàn final part/rear/back end/final segment/the following section/last paragraph
黄金时段 huáng jīn shí duàn prime time
机务段 jī wù duàn locomotive depot
阶段 jiē duàn stage/section/phase/period/CL:個|个[gè]
街段 jiē duàn block
阶段性 jiē duàn xìng specific to a particular stage (of a project etc)/interim (policy etc)/occurring in stages/phased
款段 kuǎn duàn (literary) pony/(of a horse) walking leisurely
连续译码阶段 lián xù yì mǎ jiē duàn sequential decoding stage
末段 mò duàn final segment/last stage
NG片段 N G piàn duàn (film and TV) blooper
片段 piàn duàn fragment (of speech etc)/extract (from book etc)/episode (of story etc)
频段 pín duàn (radio) band/frequency band
拼音阶段 pīn yīn jiē duàn alphabetic stage
前段 qián duàn front part (of an object)/first part (of an event)/previous paragraph
前段时间 qián duàn shí jiān recently
桥段 qiáo duàn (cinema, literature etc) scene/trope/plot device/(songwriting) bridge
赛段 sài duàn stage of a competition
三段论 sān duàn lùn syllogism (deduction in logic)
上坡段 shàng pō duàn uphill section (of a race)
身段 shēn duàn a woman's physique/figure/posture on stage
圣经段落 shèng jīng duàn luò Bible passage
时段 shí duàn time interval/work shift/time slot/the twelve two-hour divisions of the day
时段分析 shí duàn fēn xī time interval analysis
手段 shǒu duàn method/means (of doing sth)/strategy/trick/CL:個|个[gè]
数据段 shù jù duàn data segment
网段 wǎng duàn network segment
线段 xiàn duàn line segment
现阶段 xiàn jiē duàn at the present stage
小段子 xiǎo duàn zi short paragraph/news article
新阶段 xīn jiē duàn new level/higher plane
一折两段 yī zhé liǎng duàn to split sth into two (idiom)
中段 zhōng duàn middle section/middle period/middle area/mid-
字段 zì duàn (numeric, data) field

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