(shuǎ)

HSK 6

Meaning

  1. play, mess around with
  2. juggle

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • shuǎ > shua3

  • 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
关公面前耍大刀 Guān gōng miàn qián shuǎ dà dāo lit. to wield the broadsword in the presence of Lord Guan (idiom)/fig. to make a fool of oneself by showing off in front of an expert
耍宝 shuǎ bǎo to show off/to put on a show to amuse others
耍得团团转 shuǎ de tuán tuán zhuàn to fool/to dupe
耍废 shuǎ fèi (Tw) (slang) to pass time idly/to chill/to hang out
耍猴 shuǎ hóu to get a monkey to perform tricks/to put on a monkey show/to make fun of sb/to tease
耍滑 shuǎ huá to resort to tricks/to act in a slippery way/to try to evade (work, responsibility)
耍花枪 shuǎ huā qiāng to play tricks/to dupe
耍滑头 shuǎ huá tóu see 耍滑[shuǎ huá]
耍花样 shuǎ huā yàng to play tricks on sb
耍花招 shuǎ huā zhāo to play tricks on sb
耍赖 shuǎ lài to act shamelessly/to refuse to acknowledge that one has lost the game, or made a promise etc/to act dumb/to act as if sth never happened
耍弄 shuǎ nòng to play with/to engage in/to resort to/to dally with
耍脾气 shuǎ pí qì to go into a huff
耍贫嘴 shuǎ pín zuǐ (coll.) to wag one's tongue/to indulge in idle gossip and silly jokes/to chatter endlessly/to speak glibly
耍泼 shuǎ pō (dialect) to make an unreasonable scene
耍钱 shuǎ qián (coll.) to gamble
耍狮子 shuǎ shī zi to perform a lion dance
耍手腕 shuǎ shǒu wàn to play tricks/to maneuver
耍私情 shuǎ sī qíng the play of passions/carried away by passion (e.g. to commit a crime)
耍坛子 shuǎ tán zi to perform a jar juggling and balancing act
耍无赖 shuǎ wú lài to act shamelessly/to behave in a way that leaves others tut-tutting and shaking their heads in disapproval
耍小聪明 shuǎ xiǎo cōng ming to get smart/to resort to petty tricks
耍子 shuǎ zi to play/to have fun
耍嘴皮 shuǎ zuǐ pí to show off with clever talk/big-headed/a smart-ass
耍嘴皮子 shuǎ zuǐ pí zi to talk glibly/to talk big/to be all talk
玩耍 wán shuǎ to play (as children do)/to amuse oneself
戏耍 xì shuǎ to amuse oneself/to play with/to tease
嬉耍 xī shuǎ to play
杂耍 zá shuǎ a sideshow/vaudeville/juggling

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