(xuè)

HSK 5

Meaning

  1. blood (Kangxi radical 143)

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Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
心血 xīnxuè heart and blood/painstaking effort/meticulous care
血压 xuèyā blood pressure
白大衣高血压 bái dà yī gāo xuè yā white coat hypertension/white coat syndrome
白血病 bái xuè bìng leukemia
白血球 bái xuè qiú white blood cell/leukocyte
败血症 bài xuè zhèng septicaemia
半乳糖血症 bàn rǔ táng xuè zhèng galactosemia
鼻出血 bí chū xuè nosebleed
碧血 bì xuè blood shed in a just cause
便血 biàn xiě having blood in one's stool
兵不血刃 bīng bù xuè rèn lit. no blood on the men's swords (idiom)/fig. an effortless victory
病毒血症 bìng dú xuè zhèng viremia
不惜血本 bù xī xuè běn to spare no effort/to devote all one's energies
补血 bǔ xuè to enrich the blood
吃人血馒头 chī rén xuè mán tou to take advantage of others' misfortune (idiom)
充血 chōng xuè hyperemia (increase in blood flow)/blood congestion
抽血 chōu xuè to take blood/to draw blood (e.g. for a test)
出血 chū xuè to bleed/bleeding/(fig.) to spend money in large amounts
出血热 chū xuè rè hemorrhage fever
出血性 chū xuè xìng hemorrhagic
出血性登革热 chū xuè xìng dēng gé rè dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF)
打鸡血 dǎ jī xuè lit. to inject chicken blood/(coll.) extremely excited or energetic (often used mockingly)
刀光血影 dāo guāng xuè yǐng massacre
倒血霉 dǎo xuè méi to have rotten luck (stronger version of 倒霉[dǎo méi])
低血糖 dī xuè táng hypoglycemia (medicine)
低血压 dī xuè yā low blood pressure
地中海贫血 Dì zhōng Hǎi pín xuè thalassemia (medicine)
蹀血 dié xuè variant of 喋血[dié xuè]
喋血 dié xuè bloodbath/carnage
杜鹃啼血 dù juān tí xuè lit. the cuckoo, after its tears are exhausted, continues by weeping blood (idiom)/fig. extreme grief
发热伴血小板减少综合征 fā rè bàn xuè xiǎo bǎn jiǎn shǎo zōng hé zhēng severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome (SFTS)
放血 fàng xuè to let blood (Chinese medicine)/to bleed/to stab sb (slang)
防血凝 fáng xuè níng anti-coagulant
高铁血红蛋白 gāo tiě xuè hóng dàn bái hemoglobin
膏血 gāo xuè lit. fat and blood/fruit of one's hard labor/flesh and blood
高血糖 gāo xuè táng hyperglycemia/abnormally high blood sugar level
高血压 gāo xuè yā high blood pressure/hypertension
高脂血症 gāo zhī xuè zhèng high blood fat disease/hyperlipidemia/hypertriglyceridemia
供血 gōng xuè to donate blood
供血者 gōng xuè zhě blood donor
狗血 gǒu xiě melodramatic/contrived
狗血喷头 gǒu xiě pēn tóu torrent of abuse (idiom)
狗血淋头 gǒu xuè lín tóu lit. to pour dog's blood on (idiom)/fig. torrent of abuse
骨血 gǔ xuè flesh and blood/one's offspring
海洋性贫血 hǎi yáng xìng pín xuè thalassemia
汗血宝马 hàn xuè bǎo mǎ Ferghana horse
含血喷人 hán xuè pēn rén to make false accusations against sb (idiom)
红血球 hóng xuè qiú erythrocyte/red blood cell
红血球生成素 hóng xuè qiú shēng chéng sù erythropoietin (EPO)
坏血病 huài xuè bìng scurvy
混血 hùn xuè hybrid
混血儿 hùn xuè ér person of mixed blood/half-breed/mulatto
活血 huó xuè to improve blood circulation (Chinese medicine)
活血止痛 huó xuè zhǐ tòng to invigorate blood circulation and alleviate pain (idiom)
鸡血石 jī xuè shí bloodstone/red-fleck chalcedony/heliotrope (mineralogy)
见血封喉树 jiàn xuè fēng hóu shù Antiaris toxicaria (botany)
降血钙素 jiàng xuè gài sù calcitonin
降血压药 jiàng xuè yā yào antihypertensive drug
经血 jīng xuè menstruation (TCM)
捐血 juān xuè to donate blood/also written 供血
捐血者 juān xuè zhě blood donor/also called 供血者
抗坏血酸 kàng huài xuè suān vitamin C/ascorbic acid
抗凝血剂 kàng níng xuè jì anticoagulant
抗血清 kàng xuè qīng antiserum
恐血症 kǒng xuè zhèng blood phobia/hemophobia
冷血 lěng xuè cold-blood/cold-blooded (animal)
冷血动物 lěng xuè dòng wù cold-blooded animal/fig. cold-hearted person
镰刀细胞贫血 lián dāo xì bāo pín xuè sickle cell anemia
镰形血球贫血症 lián xíng xuè qiú pín xuè zhèng sickle-cell anaemia/sickle-cell disease
镰状细胞血症 lián zhuàng xì bāo xuè zhèng sickle cell anemia
流鼻血 liú bí xiě to bleed from the nose/(fig.) to be sexually aroused
流血 liú xuè to bleed/to shed blood
龙血树 lóng xuè shù dragon tree/Dracaena (botany)
毛细血管 máo xì xuè guǎn capillary blood vessels
毛血旺 máo xuè wàng duck's blood and beef tripe in spicy soup
脑充血 nǎo chōng xuè stroke/cerebral hemorrhage
脑出血 nǎo chū xuè cerebral hemorrhage
脑贫血 nǎo pín xuè cerebral anemia
脑血管疾病 nǎo xuè guǎn jí bìng cerebrovascular disease
脑血管屏障 nǎo xuè guǎn píng zhàng blood brain barrier
脑溢血 nǎo yì xuè cerebral hemorrhage/stroke
内出血 nèi chū xuè internal bleeding/internal hemorrhage
凝血 níng xuè blood clot
凝血酶 níng xuè méi thrombin (biochemistry)
凝血酶原 níng xuè méi yuán prothrombin
凝血素 níng xuè sù hemaglutinin (protein causing blood clotting)
呕心沥血 ǒu xīn lì xuè lit. to spit out one's heart and spill blood (idiom)/to work one's heart out/blood, sweat and tears
贫血 pín xuè anemia
贫血性坏死 pín xuè xìng huài sǐ anemic necrosis
贫血症 pín xuè zhèng anemia
气血 qì xuè qi and blood (two basic bodily fluids of Chinese medicine)
缺血 quē xuè lack of blood
热血 rè xuè hot blood/warm-blooded (animal)/endothermic (physiology)
热血沸腾 rè xuè fèi téng to be fired up (idiom)/to have one's blood racing
溶血 róng xuè hemolysis (breakdown of red blood cells leading to anemia)
溶血病 róng xuè bìng hemolytic disease of newborn (breakdown of red blood cells due to alloimmune reaction between mother and fetus)
茹毛饮血 rú máo yǐn xuè devour raw meat and fowl (of savages)
洒狗血 sǎ gǒu xiě to overreact/melodramatic
歃血 shà xuè to smear one's lips with the blood of a sacrifice as a means of pledging allegiance (old)
歃血为盟 shà xuè wéi méng to smear the lips with blood when taking an oath (idiom)/to swear a sacred oath
圣体血 shèng tǐ xuè the body and blood of Christ/Holy communion
失血 shī xuè blood loss
嗜血 shì xuè bloodthirsty/bloodsucking/hemophile
嗜血杆菌 shì xuè gǎn jūn hemophile bacteria/hemophilus
失血性贫血 shī xuè xìng pín xuè blood loss anemia
输血 shū xuè to transfuse blood/to give aid and support
铁血宰相 Tiě xuè zǎi xiàng Iron Chancellor, refers to Otto von Bismarck (1815-1898), Prussian politician, minister-president of Prussia 1862-1873, Chancellor of Germany 1871-1890
头破血流 tóu pò xuè liú lit. head broken and blood flowing/fig. badly bruised
微丝血管 wēi sī xuè guǎn capillary blood vessels
微血管 wēi xuè guǎn capillary
温血 wēn xuè warm blooded (animal)
吸血 xī xuè to suck blood
吸血鬼 xī xuè guǐ leech/bloodsucking vermin/vampire (translated European notion)/fig. cruel exploiter, esp. a capitalist exploiting the workers
吸血乌贼 xī xuè wū zéi vampire squid (Vampyroteuthis infernalis)
吸血者 xī xuè zhě blood sucker/a leech/leecher
献血 xiàn xuè to donate blood
鲜血 xiān xuè blood
鲜血淋漓 xiān xuè lín lí to be drenched with blood/dripping blood
献血者 xiàn xuè zhě blood donor
血晕 xiě yùn bruise/pale red
心血 xīn xuè heart's blood/expenditure (for some project)/meticulous care
心血管 xīn xuè guǎn cardiovascular
心血管疾病 xīn xuè guǎn jí bìng cardiovascular disease
心血来潮 xīn xuè lái cháo to be prompted by a sudden impulse/carried away by a whim/to have a brainstorm
腥风血雨 xīng fēng xuè yǔ lit. foul wind and bloody rain (idiom)/fig. reign of terror/carnage
熊猫血 xióng māo xuè (coll.) Rh-negative blood type
血癌 xuè ái leukemia
血案 xuè àn murder case
血帮 Xuè bāng Bloods, street gang in USA
血本 xuè běn hard-earned capital
血本无归 xuè běn wú guī to lose everything one invested (idiom)/to lose one's shirt
血崩 xuè bēng metrorrhagia (vaginal bleeding outside the expected menstrual period)
血饼 xuè bǐng blood clot/coagulated blood
血肠 xuè cháng blood sausage/blutwurst/black pudding
血沉 xuè chén erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR)
血管 xuè guǎn vein/artery/CL:根[gēn]
血管瘤 xuè guǎn liú angioma (medicine)
血管摄影 xuè guǎn shè yǐng angiography
血管造影 xuè guǎn zào yǐng angiography
血管粥样硬化 xuè guǎn zhōu yàng yìng huà atherosclerosis/hardening of the arteries
血汗 xuè hàn blood and sweat/sweat and toil
血汗工厂 xuè hàn gōng chǎng sweatshop
血汗钱 xuè hàn qián hard-earned money
血红蛋白 xuè hóng dàn bái hemoglobin
血红素 xuè hóng sù hemoglobin
血祭 xuè jì blood sacrifice/animal sacrifice (to a God or ancestral spirit)
血迹 xuè jì bloodstain
血迹斑斑 xuè jì bān bān bloodstained
血浆 xuè jiāng blood plasma
血竭 xuè jié dragon's blood (bright red tree resin)
血口 xuè kǒu bloody mouth (from devouring freshly killed prey)
血口喷人 xuè kǒu pēn rén to spit blood (idiom)/venomous slander/malicious attacks
血库 xuè kù blood bank
血块 xuè kuài blood clot
血亏 xuè kuī anemia
血蓝素 xuè lán sù hemocyanin (protein in the blood of molluscs etc with a respiratory function similar to hemoglobin)
血泪 xuè lèi tears of blood (symbol of extreme suffering)/blood and tears
血泪史 xuè lèi shǐ (fig.) history full of suffering/heart-rending story/CL:部[bù]
血淋淋 xuè lín lín dripping with blood/bloody (tragedy)
血流 xuè liú blood flow
血瘤 xuè liú blood tumor/angioma (tumor consisting of a mass of blood vessels)
血流成河 xuè liú chéng hé rivers of blood (idiom)/bloodbath
血流漂杵 xuè liú piāo chǔ enough blood flowing to float pestles (idiom)/rivers of blood/blood bath
血路 xuè lù desperate getaway (from a battlefield)/to cut a bloody path out of a battlefield
血脉 xuè mài blood vessels
血脉偾张 xuè mài fèn zhāng lit. blood vessels swell wide (idiom)/fig. one's blood runs quicker/to be excited
血尿 xuè niào hematuria
血凝 xuè níng to coagulate
血凝素 xuè níng sù hemaglutinin (the H of virus such as bird flu H5N1)
血牛 xuè niú sb who sells one's blood for a living
血浓于水 xuè nóng yú shuǐ blood is thicker than water/fig. family ties are closer than social relations
血盆大口 xuè pén dà kǒu bloody mouth wide open like a sacrificial bowl (idiom)/ferocious mouth of beast of prey/fig. greedy exploiter/rapacious aggressor
血拼 xuè pīn shopping as a fun pastime (loanword)
血泊 xuè pō bloodbath/pool of blood
血气 xuè qì blood and vital breath/bloodline (i.e. parentage)/valor
血气方刚 xuè qì fāng gāng full of sap (idiom)/young and vigorous
血气之勇 xuè qì zhī yǒng the courage born of stirred emotions (idiom)
血亲 xuè qīn kin/blood relation
血亲复仇 xuè qīn fù chóu blood or family feud (idiom)
血清 xuè qīng serum/blood serum
血清素 xuè qīng sù serotonin
血清张力素 xuè qīng zhāng lì sù serotonin
血球 xuè qiú blood corpuscle/hemocyte
血雀 xuě què (bird species of China) scarlet finch (Carpodacus sipahi)
血刃 xuè rèn bloodshed
血肉 xuè ròu flesh
血肉横飞 xuè ròu héng fēi flesh and blood flying (idiom)/carnage/people blown to pieces
血肉模糊 xuè ròu mó hu to be badly mangled or mutilated (idiom)
血肉相连 xuè ròu xiāng lián one's own flesh and blood (idiom)/closely related
血塞 xuè sè blood obstruction
血色 xuè sè color (of one's skin, a sign of good health)/red of cheeks
血色素 xuè sè sù hematin (blood pigment)/heme/hemoglobin/also written 血紅蛋白|血红蛋白
血色素沉积症 xuè sè sù chén jī zhèng hemochromatosis
血衫 xuè shān bloodstained shirt/bloody garment
血史 xuè shǐ history written in blood/epic period of struggle and sacrifice
血师 xuè shī hematite FéO3
血书 xuè shū letter written in one's own blood, expressing determination, hatred, last wishes etc
血栓 xuè shuān blood clot/thrombosis
血栓病 xuè shuān bìng thrombosis
血栓形成 xuè shuān xíng chéng thrombosis
血栓症 xuè shuān zhèng thrombosis
血水 xuè shuǐ thin blood/watery blood
血丝 xuè sī wisps of blood/visible veins/(of eyes) bloodshot
血糖 xuè táng blood sugar
血田 xuè tián field of blood/battlefield/hateful place/Aceldama (field bought by Judas Iscariot with his 30 pieces of silver in Matthew 27:7)
血统 xuè tǒng blood relationship/lineage/parentage
血统论 xuè tǒng lùn class division into proletariat and bourgeoisie class enemy, in use esp. during the Cultural Revolution
血污 xuè wū bloodstain/bloodstained
血洗 xuè xǐ blood purge/massacre
血细胞 xuè xì bāo blood cell
血吸虫 xuè xī chóng schistosoma
血吸虫病 xuè xī chóng bìng schistosomiasis
血象 xuè xiàng hemogram/picture of blood used in medical research
血小板 xuè xiǎo bǎn blood platelet
血型 xuè xíng blood group/blood type
血性 xuè xìng brave/staunch/unyielding
血腥 xuè xīng reeking of blood/bloody (events)
血腥玛丽 Xuè xīng Mǎ lì Bloody Mary
血胸 xuè xiōng blood in the pleural cavity
血压 xuè yā blood pressure
血压计 xuè yā jì blood pressure meter/sphygmomanometer
血氧含量 xuè yǎng hán liàng blood oxygen level
血氧量 xuè yǎng liàng blood oxygen level
血液 xuè yè blood
血液病 xuè yè bìng disease of the blood
血液恐怖症 xuè yè kǒng bù zhèng blood phobia
血液凝结 xuè yè níng jié blood clotting
血液透析 xuè yè tòu xi hemodialysis
血液透析机 xuè yè tòu xi jī hemodialysis machine
血液循环 xuè yè xún huán blood circulation
血液增强剂 xuè yè zēng qiáng jì oxyglobin
血衣 xuè yī bloody garment
血友病 xuè yǒu bìng hemophilia
血雨 xuè yǔ rain of blood/heavy rain colored by loess sandstorm
血郁 xuè yù stagnant blood (TCM)
血缘 xuè yuán bloodline
血缘关系 xuè yuán guān xì blood relationship/consanguinity
血晕 xuè yùn coma caused by loss of blood/fainting at the sight of blood/Taiwan pr. [xiě yūn]
血债 xuè zhài debt of blood (after killing sb)
血债累累 xuè zhài lěi lěi debts of blood crying out for retribution
血债血偿 xuè zhài xuè cháng A debt of blood must be paid in blood./Blood calls for blood.
血债要用血来偿 xuè zhài yào yòng xuè lái cháng A debt of blood must be paid in blood./Blood calls for blood.
血债要用血来还 xuè zhài yào yòng xuè lái huán A debt of blood must be paid in blood./Blood calls for blood.
血战 xuè zhàn bloody battle
血账 xuè zhàng debt of blood (after killing sb)
血证 xuè zhèng evidence of murder/bloodstain evidence
血脂 xuè zhī blood lipid
血雉 xuě zhì (bird species of China) blood pheasant (Ithaginis cruentus)
血制品 xuè zhì pǐn blood products
血肿 xuè zhǒng hematoma/swelling of soft tissue due to internal hemorrhage
血中毒 xuè zhòng dú blood poisoning
血渍 xuè zì bloodstain
血渍斑斑 xuè zì bān bān spattered in blood/covered in bloodstains
血族 xuè zú blood relations/one's own flesh and blood/kin
血钻 xuè zuàn blood diamond/conflict diamond
验血 yàn xuè to do a blood test/to have one's blood tested
一针见血 yī zhēn jiàn xiě lit. to draw blood on the first prick (idiom)/fig. to hit the nail on the head
隐血 yǐn xuè occult blood (in medicine, fecal blood from internal bleeding)
瘀血 yū xuè clotted blood/extravasated blood (leaking into surrounding tissue)/thrombosis
淤血 yū xuè variant of 瘀血[yū xuè]
浴血 yù xuè blood-soaked
淤血斑 yū xuè bān bruise/patch of bruising
浴血苦战 yù xuè kǔ zhàn a blood soaked and hard-fought struggle (idiom)
晕血 yùn xuè to feel sick when seeing blood
晕血症 yùn xuè zhèng blood phobia
再生不良性贫血 zài shēng bù liáng xìng pín xuè aplastic anemia
造血 zào xuè to make blood (function of bone marrow)
造血干细胞 zào xuè gàn xì bāo blood generating stem cells (in bone marrow)
障碍性贫血 zhàng ài xìng pín xuè aplastic anemia (med.)
直系血亲 zhí xì xuè qìng direct descendant/blood relative
止血 zhǐ xuè to staunch (bleeding)/hemostatic (drug)
止血垫 zhǐ xuè diàn dressing/pad to stop bleeding
止血栓 zhǐ xuè shuān plug to stop bleeding/tampon (medicine)
止血贴 zhǐ xuè tiē Band-Aid/plaster

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