(guō)

HSK 5

Meaning

  1. pot
  2. pan
  3. boiler

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

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Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
涮火锅 shuànhuǒguō to instant-boil (mutton, beef, vegetables, etc.)
背锅 bēi guō (slang) (neologism derived from 背黑鍋|背黑锅[bēi hēi guō]) to carry the can/to be a scapegoat
背黑锅 bēi hēi guō to be made a scapegoat/to be unjustly blamed
不到火候不揭锅 bù dào huǒ hòu bù jiē guō don't act until the time is ripe (idiom)
不沾锅 bù zhān guō non-stick pan (Tw)
不粘锅 bù zhān guō non-stick pan
炒锅 chǎo guō wok/frying pan
吃大锅饭 chī dà guō fàn lit. to eat from the common pot (idiom)/fig. to be rewarded the same, regardless of performance
吃着碗里,看着锅里 chī zhe wǎn lǐ, kàn zhe guō lǐ lit. eyeing what's in the pot as one eats from one's bowl (idiom)/not content with what one already has/(of men, typically) to have the wandering eye
吃着碗里,瞧着锅里 chī zhe wǎn lǐ, qiáo zhe guō lǐ see 吃著碗裡,看著鍋裡|吃着碗里,看着锅里[chī zhe wǎn lǐ, kàn zhe guō lǐ]
臭臭锅 chòu chòu guō hot pot containing stinky tofu and other ingredients (Taiwanese dish)
大锅 dà guō a big wok/cauldron
大锅饭 dà guō fàn meal cooked in a large pot/communal meal/(fig.) system that rewards everyone equally regardless of merit
打破砂锅问到底 dǎ pò shā guō wèn dào dǐ to go to the bottom of things (idiom)
电饭锅 diàn fàn guō electric rice cooker
电锅 diàn guō electric rice cooker (Tw)
炖锅 dùn guō stew pot/stew pan/saucepan
二锅头 èr guō tóu erguotou (sorghum liquor)
反应锅 fǎn yìng guō reaction pot (chemical engineering)/cauldron (at Hogwarts 霍格沃茨)
分锅 fēn guō (dialect) to set up separate households/(sports etc) to analyze the reasons for a defeat
盖火锅 gài huǒ guō to block a shot (basketball)
高压锅 gāo yā guō pressure cooker
锢漏锅 gù lòu guō tinker/artisan who fixes leaky pots
锅巴 guō bā guoba (scorched rice at the bottom of the pan)
锅铲 guō chǎn wok spatula
锅垫 guō diàn trivet/pot-holder
锅盖 guō gài saucepan lid/(satellite) dish
锅盖头 guō gài tóu bowl cut (hairstyle)
锅盔 guō kuī large round baked wheat pancake
锅炉 guō lú boiler
锅台 guō tái top of a kitchen range
锅贴 guō tiē fried dumpling/potsticker
锅驼机 guō tuó jī portable steam engine/locomobile
锅碗瓢盆 guō wǎn piáo pén kitchen utensils (literary)
锅灶 guō zào stove/cooking burner
锅子 guō zi see 鍋|锅[guō]/see 涮鍋子|涮锅子[shuàn guō zi]/bowl (of a smoking pipe etc)
回锅 huí guō to cook again/to rewarm food
回锅肉 huí guō ròu twice-cooked pork
回锅油 huí guō yóu to use the same oil repeatedly for deep frying (a possible health hazard)
火锅 huǒ guō hotpot
煎锅 jiān guō frying pan
开锅 kāi guō to season a wok/to take the lid off a pot/(of the contents of a pot) to start to boil/(fig.) to become rowdy
快锅 kuài guō pressure cooker (Tw)
连锅端 lián guō duān to take even the cooking pots (idiom)/to clean out/to wipe out
漏锅 lòu guō colander/strainer/sieve/leaky pot
滤锅 lǜ guò colander
罗锅 luó guō humpbacked (e.g. a bridge)/in the form of an arch/a hunchback
罗锅儿 luó guō er erhua variant of 羅鍋|罗锅[luó guō]
罗锅儿桥 luó guō er qiáo a humpback bridge
焖烧锅 mèn shāo guō to casserole/to stew/vacuum flask/cooker
奶酪火锅 nǎi lào huǒ guō fondue
平底锅 píng dǐ guō frying pan
平锅 píng guō pan
汽锅 qì guō steamer (for cooking)
燃煤锅炉 rán méi guō lú coal burning boiler
热锅上的蚂蚁 rè guō shang de mǎ yǐ (like) a cat on a hot tin roof/anxious/agitated
肉烂在锅里 ròu làn zài guō lǐ lit. the meat falls apart as it stews, but it all stays in the pot (idiom)/fig. some of us may lose or gain, but in any case the benefits don't go to outsiders
沙锅 shā guō variant of 砂鍋|砂锅[shā guō]
砂锅 shā guō casserole/earthenware pot
上刀山,下油锅 shàng dāo shān, xià yóu guō lit. to climb mountains of swords and enter cauldrons of boiling oil (idiom)/fig. to go through trials and tribulations
烧锅 shāo guō a still (for distilling alcohol)
石头火锅 shí tou huǒ guō claypot (used in cooking)
甩锅 shuǎi guō (Internet slang) to shift the blame/to pass the buck
涮锅子 shuàn guō zi hot pot/a dish where thinly sliced meat and vegetables are boiled briefly in a broth and then served with dipping sauces
涮火锅 shuàn huǒ guō see 涮鍋子|涮锅子[shuàn guō zi]
涮涮锅 shuàn shuàn guō shabu-shabu (loanword)/Japanese hot pot
铁锅 tiě guō iron cooking pot
压力锅 yā lì guō pressure cooker
一锅端 yī guō duān see 連鍋端|连锅端[lián guō duān]
一锅粥 yī guō zhōu (lit.) a pot of porridge/(fig.) a complete mess
一颗老鼠屎坏了一锅汤 yī kē lǎo shǔ shǐ huài le yī guō tāng lit. a piece of rat feces spoiled the whole pot of soup (idiom)/fig. one bad apple can spoil the whole bunch
一颗老鼠屎坏了一锅粥 yī kē lǎo shǔ shǐ huài le yī guō zhōu see 一粒老鼠屎壞了一鍋粥|一粒老鼠屎坏了一锅粥[yī lì lǎo shǔ shǐ huài le yī guō zhōu]
一粒老鼠屎坏了一锅粥 yī lì lǎo shǔ shǐ huài le yī guō zhōu lit. a piece of rat feces spoiled the whole pot of congee (idiom)/fig. one bad apple can spoil the whole bunch
一马勺坏一锅 yī mǎ sháo huài yī guō one ladle (of sth bad) spoils the (whole) pot (idiom)/one bad apple spoils the barrel
一品锅 yī pǐn guō dish containing a variety of meats and vegetables arranged in a broth in a clay pot/chafing dish
油锅 yóu guō a deep fryer
鸳鸯锅 yuān yang guō "mandarin ducks" pot (hot pot with a divider, containing spicy soup on one side, mild soup on the other)
砸锅 zá guō to fail
砸锅卖铁 zá guō mài tiě to be willing to sacrifice everything one has (idiom)
蒸锅 zhēng guō steamer
纸火锅 zhǐ huǒ guō paper hot pot (hot pot using a single-use pot made of Japanese washi paper with a special coating to prevent burning and leaking, used for cooking at the dining table)
煮锅 zhǔ guō cooking pot

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