(dàn)

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Meaning

  1. diluted
  2. weak
  3. thin

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

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Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
冷淡 lěngdàn cold/chill/indifferent/unconcerned
清淡 qīngdàn light (of food, not greasy or strongly flavored) /insipid/ slack (sales)
淡季 dànjì off season/slow business season
淡水 dànshuǐ fresh water/potable water (water with low salt content)
黯淡 àn dàn variant of 暗淡[àn dàn]
暗淡 àn dàn dark/dim (light)/dull (color)/drab/(fig.) gloomy/bleak
白扯淡 bái chě dàn (coll.) to talk rubbish
惨淡 cǎn dàn dark/gloomy/dismal/by painstaking effort
惨淡经营 cǎn dàn jīng yíng to manage by painstaking effort (idiom)
扯淡 chě dàn to talk nonsense
冲淡 chōng dàn to dilute
粗茶淡饭 cū chá dàn fàn plain tea and simple food/(fig.) bread and water
淡巴菰 dàn bā gū tobacco (loanword) (old)
淡泊 dàn bó living a simple life
淡薄 dàn bó thin/light/flagging/faint
淡泊寡味 dàn bó guǎ wèi insipid and tasteless (idiom)
淡泊名利 dàn bó míng lì not caring about fame and fortune (idiom)/indifferent to worldly rewards
淡泊明志 dàn bó míng zhì living a simple life as one's ideal (idiom)
淡出 dàn chū to fade out (cinema)/to withdraw from (politics, acting etc)/to fade from (memory)
淡淡 dàn dàn faint/dim/dull/insipid/unenthusiastic/indifferent
淡定 dàn dìng calm and collected/unperturbed
淡光 dàn guāng shimmer
淡喉鹩鹛 dàn hóu liáo méi (bird species of China) pale-throated wren-babbler (Spelaeornis kinneari)
淡化 dàn huà to water down/to play down/to trivialize/to weaken/to become dull with time/to desalinate/desalination
淡黄 dàn huáng light yellow
淡黄腰柳莺 dàn huáng yāo liǔ yīng (bird species of China) lemon-rumped warbler (Phylloscopus chloronotus)
淡灰眉岩鹀 dàn huī méi yán wú (bird species of China) rock bunting (Emberiza cia)
淡季 dàn jì off season/slow business season/see also 旺季[wàng jì]
淡脚树莺 dàn jiǎo shù yīng (bird species of China) pale-footed bush warbler (Urosphena pallidipes)
淡颏仙鹟 dàn kē xiān wēng (bird species of China) pale-chinned flycatcher (Cyornis poliogenys)
淡蓝色 dàn lán sè light blue
淡绿䴗鹛 dàn lǜ jú méi (bird species of China) green shrike-babbler (Pteruthius xanthochlorus)
淡眉柳莺 dàn méi liǔ yīng (bird species of China) Hume's leaf warbler (Phylloscopus humei)
淡漠 dàn mò apathetic/indifferent/unsympathetic
淡啤 dàn pí light beer
淡然 dàn rán tranquil and calm/indifferent
淡入 dàn rù to fade in (cinema)
淡色崖沙燕 dàn sè yá shā yàn (bird species of China) pale martin (Riparia diluta)
淡水 Dàn shuǐ Tamsui or Danshui, district of New Taipei City 新北市[Xīn běi shì], Taiwan
淡水 dàn shuǐ potable water (water with low salt content)/fresh water
淡水湖 dàn shuǐ hú freshwater lake
淡水区 Dàn shuǐ Qū Tamsui or Danshui District, New Taipei City 新北市[Xīn běi shì], Taiwan
淡水鱼 dàn shuǐ yú freshwater fish
淡忘 dàn wàng to be forgotten/to fade from memory
淡尾鹟莺 dàn wěi wēng yīng (bird species of China) Alström's warbler (Seicercus soror)
淡雅 dàn yǎ simple and elegant
淡妆 dàn zhuāng light makeup
淡妆浓抹 dàn zhuāng nóng mǒ in light or heavy makeup (idiom)
淡紫䴓 dàn zǐ shī (bird species of China) yellow-billed nuthatch (Sitta solangiae)
寡淡 guǎ dàn insipid/bland/indifferent
涵淡 hán dàn waves
胡扯淡 hú chě dàn nonsense/irresponsible patter
君子之交淡如水 jūn zǐ zhī jiāo dàn rú shuǐ a gentleman's friendship, insipid as water (idiom, from Zhuangzi 莊子|庄子[Zhuāng zǐ])
看淡 kàn dàn to regard as unimportant/to be indifferent to (fame, wealth etc)/(of an economy or a market) to slacken
冷淡 lěng dàn cold/indifferent
冷淡关系 lěng dàn guān xì cold relations (e.g. between countries)
浓淡 nóng dàn shade (of a color, i.e. light or dark)
平淡 píng dàn flat/dull/ordinary/nothing special
平淡无奇 píng dàn wú qí ordinary and mediocre (idiom)/nothing to write home about
浅淡 qiǎn dàn light (color)/pale/vague (feeling)
清淡 qīng dàn light (of food, not greasy or strongly flavored)/insipid/slack (sales)
轻描淡写 qīng miáo dàn xiě to sketch in light shades/to play down/to deemphasize (idiom)
疏淡 shū dàn sparse/thin/distant
恬淡 tián dàn quiet and contented/indifferent to fame or gain
咸淡 xián dàn salty and unsalty (flavors)/degree of saltiness/brackish (water)
性冷淡 xìng lěng dàn frigidity
雅淡 yǎ dàn simple and elegant

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