(zhǔ)

HSK 5

Meaning

  1. to boil
  2. to cook

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • zhǔ > zhu3

  • 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
焚琴煮鹤 fén qín zhǔ hè lit. to burn zithers and cook cranes/fig. to waste valuable resources/to destroy wantonly beautiful things
关东煮 Guān dōng zhǔ oden, Japanese dish made with boiled eggs, processed fish cakes, daikon radish, tofu etc in a kelp-based broth
家庭煮夫 jiā tíng zhǔ fū househusband
快煮壶 kuài zhǔ hú electric kettle (Tw)
烹煮 pēng zhǔ to cook/to boil
烧煮 shāo zhǔ to cook
生米煮成熟饭 shēng mǐ zhǔ chéng shú fàn the rice is cooked/what's done is done/it's too late to change anything now (idiom)
水煮蛋 shuǐ zhǔ dàn boiled egg/soft-boiled egg
水煮鱼 shuǐ zhǔ yú Sichuan poached sliced fish in hot chili oil
煮蛋 zhǔ dàn boiled egg
煮蛋计时器 zhǔ dàn jì shí qì egg timer
煮豆燃萁 zhǔ dòu rán qí burning beanstalks to cook the beans (idiom)/to cause internecine strife
煮法 zhǔ fǎ cooking method
煮饭 zhǔ fàn to cook
煮沸 zhǔ fèi to boil
煮锅 zhǔ guō cooking pot
煮开 zhǔ kāi to boil (food)
煮熟 zhǔ shóu to boil thoroughly/to cook thoroughly
煮熟的鸭子飞了 zhǔ shú de yā zi fēi le the cooked duck flew away (proverb)/(fig.) to let a sure thing slip through one's fingers
煮硬 zhǔ yìng to hard-boil (eggs)

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HSK 3

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HSK 6

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