落后
(luòhòu)

HSK 5

Meaning

  1. backward
  2. to lag (in technology)
  3. to fall behind

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • luòhòu > luo4 hou4

  • 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
刀不磨要生锈,人不学要落后 dāo bù mó yào shēng xiù, rén bù xué yào luò hòu a blade will get rusty if it is not sharpened/a man will fall behind if he doesn't study (idiom)
经济落后 jīng jì luò hòu economically backward
虚心使人进步,骄傲使人落后 xū xīn shǐ rén jìn bù, jiāo ào shǐ rén luò hòu Modesty leads to progress, arrogance makes you drop behind (favorite slogan of Mao Zedong)

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