石头
(shítou)

HSK 5

Meaning

  1. stone
  2. rock

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • shítou > shi2 tou

  • 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
搬起石头砸自己的脚 bān qǐ shí tou zá zì jǐ de jiǎo to crush one's own foot while trying to maneuver a rock (to a cliff edge, to drop on one's enemy) (idiom)/hoisted by one's own petard
搬石头砸自己的脚 bān shí tou zá zì jǐ de jiǎo to move a stone and stub one's toe/to shoot oneself in the foot (idiom)
鸡蛋碰石头 jī dàn pèng shí tou lit. an egg colliding with a rock (idiom)/fig. to attack sb stronger than oneself/to overrate one's abilities
剪刀石头布 jiǎn dāo shí tou bù rock-paper-scissors (game)
摸石头过河 mō shí tou guò hé lit. crossing the river by feeling for stones/improvise by trial-and-error/move cautiously
摸着石头过河 mō zhe shí tou guò hé to wade across the river, feeling for footholds as one goes (idiom)/to advance cautiously, step by step/to feel one's way forward
石头火锅 shí tou huǒ guō claypot (used in cooking)
石头记 Shí tou Jì The Story of the Stone, another name for A Dream of Red Mansions 紅樓夢|红楼梦[Hóng lóu Mèng]
石头、剪子、布 shí tou, jiǎn zi, bù rock-paper-scissors (hand game)
圆石头 yuán shí tou boulder

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