(dǐng)

HSK 5

Meaning

  1. top
  2. roof
  3. carry on one's head
  4. prop up
  5. to butt
  6. (mw for headwear, i.e. hats)

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Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

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Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
拔顶 bá dǐng topping (mining)
白顶鵖 bái dǐng bī (bird species of China) pied wheatear (Oenanthe pleschanka)
白顶鹀 bái dǐng wú (bird species of China) white-capped bunting (Emberiza stewarti)
白顶溪鸲 bái dǐng xī qú (bird species of China) white-capped redstart (Chaimarrornis leucocephalus)
白顶玄鸥 bái dǐng xuán ōu (bird species of China) brown noddy (Anous stolidus)
白骨顶 bái gǔ dǐng coot
白腰朱顶雀 bái yāo zhū dǐng què (bird species of China) common redpoll (Acanthis flammea)
车顶 chē dǐng car roof
齿条千斤顶 chǐ tiáo qiān jīn dǐng rack and pinion jack
赤胸朱顶雀 chì xiōng zhū dǐng què (bird species of China) common linnet (Linaria cannabina)
聪明绝顶 cōng ming jué dǐng highly intelligent (idiom)
丹顶鹤 dān dǐng hè (bird species of China) red-crowned crane (Grus japonensis)
堤顶大路 dī dǐng dà lù promenade
顶拜 dǐng bài to prostrate oneself/to kneel and bow the head (in submission, supplication, worship etc)
顶板 dǐng bǎn roof/roof plate/rock layer forming roof of a cave or mine/abacus
顶班 dǐng bān to take over sb else's job/to substitute for
顶棒 dǐng bàng bucking bar (metal bar fixing the tail of a rivet as it is driven)
顶包 dǐng bāo to serve as forced labor/to take the rap for sb
顶补 dǐng bǔ to fill a vacancy/to substitute for
顶部 dǐng bù roof/topmost part/top (of tree, wall etc)/apex
顶层 dǐng céng top floor/the top of a building
顶戴 dǐng dài cap badge (official sign of rank in Qing dynasty)
顶挡 dǐng dǎng to resist/to obstruct/to bear responsibility for
顶灯 dǐng dēng dome light (of a taxi etc)/ceiling light (in a room)/interior light (of a car)/light on the top of a mast etc
顶点 dǐng diǎn summit/peak/(math.) vertex
顶端 dǐng duān summit/peak
顶多 dǐng duō at most/at best
顶阀 dǐng fá top valve/head valve
顶峰 dǐng fēng peak/summit/fig. high point/masterpiece
顶风 dǐng fēng to face into the wind/against the wind/fig. against the law
顶风停止 dǐng fēng tíng zhǐ to lie to (facing the wind)
顶盖 dǐng gài roof/lid
顶杆 dǐng gǎn top bar/crown bar
顶岗 dǐng gǎng to replace sb on a workshift/to substitute for
顶缸 dǐng gāng to take the blame/to be a scapegoat/to carry the can
顶格 dǐng gé (typesetting) to not indent/to set the text flush with the left (or top) margin
顶骨 dǐng gǔ parietal bone (top of the scull)
顶呱呱 dǐng guā guā tip-top/excellent/first-rate
顶刮刮 dǐng guā guā variant of 頂呱呱|顶呱呱[dǐng guā guā]
顶级 dǐng jí top-notch/first-rate
顶架 dǐng jià cabin
顶尖 dǐng jiān peak/apex/world best/number one/finest (competitors)/top (figures in a certain field)
顶尖儿 dǐng jiān er erhua variant of 頂尖|顶尖[dǐng jiān]
顶尖级 dǐng jiān jí first class/top/world best
顶角 dǐng jiǎo angle at apex/summit angle/cusp
顶客 dǐng kè see 丁克[dīng kè]
顶夸克 dǐng kuā kè top quark (particle physics)
顶礼膜拜 dǐng lǐ mó bài to prostrate oneself in worship (idiom)/(fig.) to worship/to bow down to
顶梁柱 dǐng liáng zhù pillar/backbone
顶楼 dǐng lóu top floor/attic/loft/garret/penthouse/(flat) rooftop (often used as an outdoor living area etc)
顶轮 dǐng lún sahasrāra or sahasrara, the crown or fontanel chakra 查克拉, residing at the top of the skull
顶冒 dǐng mào abbr. for 頂名冒姓|顶名冒姓[dǐng míng mào xìng]
顶门壮户 dǐng mén zhuàng hù to support the family business (idiom)
顶面 dǐng miàn top/top side/top surface
顶名冒姓 dǐng míng mào xìng to pretend to be sb else
顶目 dǐng mù item/event/project
顶牛儿 dǐng niú er to push with the forehead/to lock horns/to be at loggerheads
顶棚 dǐng péng ceiling/awning (under ceiling)
顶让 dǐng ràng to hand over (a business etc) for an agreed price (Tw)
顶上 dǐng shàng on top of/at the summit
顶事 dǐng shì useful/fitting
顶替 dǐng tì to replace
顶天立地 dǐng tiān lì dì lit. able to support both heaven and earth/of indomitable spirit (idiom)
顶头 dǐng tóu to come directly towards one/top/immediate (superior)
顶头上司 dǐng tóu shàng si one's immediate superior
顶谢 dǐng xiè to bow in thanks
顶芽 dǐng yá terminal bud (growing at the tip of a plant)
顶叶 dǐng yè parietal lobe
顶用 dǐng yòng to be of use
顶针 dǐng zhēn thimble
顶住 dǐng zhù to withstand/to stand up to
顶撞 dǐng zhuàng to contradict (elders or superiors)
顶嘴 dǐng zuǐ to talk back/to answer back
顶罪 dǐng zuì to take the blame for sb else/to compensate for one's crime/to get charges dropped (by paying money etc)
对顶角 duì dǐng jiǎo angle to the vertical/angle (between two lines or two planes)
对流层顶 duì liú céng dǐng tropopause/top of troposphere
方顶 fāng dǐng square roof
房顶 fáng dǐng housetop/roof
封顶 fēng dǐng to put a roof (on a building)/to cap the roof (finishing a building project)/fig. to put a ceiling (on spending, prize, ambition etc)/to top off/fig. to reach the highest point (of growth, profit, interest rates)/to stop growing (of plant bud or branch)
峰顶 fēng dǐng summit/crest
封顶仪式 fēng dǐng yí shì ceremony of capping the roof (to mark the completion of a building project)
妇女能顶半边天 fù nǚ néng dǐng bàn biān tiān Woman can hold up half the sky/fig. nowadays, women have an equal part to play in society
拱顶 gǒng dǐng an arched roof/a dome/a vault
骨顶鸡 gǔ dǐng jī (bird species of China) Eurasian coot (Fulica atra)
褐顶雀鹛 hè dǐng què méi (bird species of China) dusky fulvetta (Alcippe brunnea)
黑顶麻雀 hēi dǐng má què (bird species of China) saxaul sparrow (Passer ammodendri)
黑顶奇鹛 hēi dǐng qí méi (bird species of China) black-headed sibia (Heterophasia desgodinsi)
黑顶蛙口鸱 hēi dǐng wā kǒu chī (bird species of China) Hodgson's frogmouth (Batrachostomus hodgsoni)
黑顶噪鹛 hēi dǐng zào méi (bird species of China) black-faced laughingthrush (Trochalopteron affine)
红顶绿鸠 hóng dǐng lǜ jiū (bird species of China) whistling green pigeon (Treron formosae)
红顶鹛 hóng dǐng méi (bird species of China) chestnut-capped babbler (Timalia pileata)
黄嘴朱顶雀 huáng zuǐ zhū dǐng què (bird species of China) twite (Linaria flavirostris)
极北朱顶雀 jí běi zhū dǐng què (bird species of China) Arctic redpoll (Acanthis hornemanni)
机顶盒 jī dǐng hé set-top box/decoder for digital or satellite TV signal etc
尖顶 jiān dǐng pointed object/cusp/pinnacle/steeple
金顶戴菊 jīn dǐng dài jú goldcrest (Regulus satrapa)
金顶戴菊鸟 jīn dǐng dài jú niǎo goldcrest (Regulus satrapa)
绝顶聪明 jué dǐng cōng ming extremely bright (idiom)
崁顶 Kǎn dǐng Kanting township in Pingtung County 屏東縣|屏东县[Píng dōng Xiàn], Taiwan
崁顶乡 Kǎn dǐng xiāng Kanting township in Pingtung County 屏東縣|屏东县[Píng dōng Xiàn], Taiwan
狂顶 kuáng dǐng (slang) to strongly support/to strongly approve of
楼顶 lóu dǐng top of a building
炉顶 lú dǐng furnace top
螺旋千斤顶 luó xuán qiān jīn dǐng screw jack
冒顶 mào dǐng (mining) roof fall/to have the roof cave in
冒名顶替 mào míng dǐng tì to assume sb's name and take his place (idiom)/to impersonate/to pose under a false name
冒名顶替者 mào míng dǐng tì zhě impersonator/impostor
茅屋顶 máo wū dǐng thatch roof
灭顶 miè dǐng to be drowned (figurative and literal)
摩顶放踵 mó dǐng fàng zhǒng to rub one's head and heels (idiom)/to slave for the benefit of others/to wear oneself out for the general good
拿大顶 ná dà dǐng to do a handstand
拿顶 ná dǐng to do a handstand
篷顶 péng dǐng canopy/roof/ceiling
棚顶 péng dǐng canopy/roof/ceiling
平顶 píng dǐng flat roof
平顶山 Píng dǐng shān Pingdingshan prefecture level city in Henan
平顶山市 Píng dǐng shān shì Pingdingshan prefecture level city in Henan
千斤顶 qiān jīn dǐng jack (for lifting weight)
穹顶 qióng dǐng dome/vault/domed roof
三个臭皮匠,顶个诸葛亮 sān gè chòu pí jiang, dǐng gè Zhū gě Liàng lit. three ignorant cobblers add up to a genius (idiom)/fig. collective wisdom/wisdom of the masses exceeds that of any individual
山顶 shān dǐng hilltop
醍醐灌顶 tí hú guàn dǐng lit. to anoint your head with the purest cream (idiom)/fig. to enlighten people with perfect wisdom/flawless Buddhist teaching
天顶 tiān dǐng zenith
头顶 tóu dǐng top of the head
透顶 tòu dǐng out-and-out/thoroughly
秃顶 tū dǐng bald head
伪顶 wěi dǐng false roof
屋顶 wū dǐng roof/CL:個|个[gè]
吸顶灯 xī dǐng dēng flush-mounted ceiling lamp (loanword)
歇顶 xiē dǐng to be balding/to be thinning on top
谢顶 xiè dǐng to go bald
歇山顶 xiē shān dǐng (East Asian) hip-and-gable roof
液压千斤顶 yè yā qiān jīn dǐng hydraulic jack
硬顶跑车 yìng dǐng pǎo chē sports coupé (car)
玉皇顶 Yù huáng Dǐng Jade Emperor Peak on Mt Tai in Shandong
圆顶 yuán dǐng dome
圆屋顶 yuán wū dǐng dome
栈顶 zhàn dǐng stack top (computing)
置顶 zhì dǐng to sticky (an Internet forum thread etc)
中气层顶 zhōng qì céng dǐng mesopause/top of mesosphere
自顶向下 zì dǐng xiàng xià top-down
棕顶树莺 zòng dǐng shù yīng (bird species of China) grey-sided bush warbler (Cettia brunnifrons)

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