(piāo)

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Meaning

  1. to float
  2. flutter

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Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

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Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
飘扬 piāoyáng wave in the wind/flutter/fly
阿飘 ā piāo (coll.) ghost (Tw)
发飘 fā piāo to feel light, as if floating/to feel unstable
风雨飘摇 fēng yǔ piāo yáo tossed about by the wind and rain (idiom)/(of a situation) unstable
空中飘浮 kōng zhōng piāo fú to float in the air
鸾飘凤泊 luán piāo fèng bó lit. firebird soars, phoenix alights (idiom)/fig. bold, graceful calligraphy/married couple separated from each other/talented person not given the opportunity to fulfill his potential
飘泊 piāo bó variant of 漂泊[piāo bó]
飘尘 piāo chén floating dust/atmospheric particles
飘带 piāo dài streamer/pennant
飘荡 piāo dàng to drift/to wave/to float on the waves/to flutter in the wind
飘动 piāo dòng to float/to drift
飘风 piāo fēng whirlwind/stormy wind
飘拂 piāo fú to drift lightly
飘浮 piāo fú to float/to hover/also written 漂浮
飘海 piāo hǎi to go abroad
飘忽 piāo hū swiftly moving/fleet/to sway
飘忽不定 piāo hū bù dìng to drift without a resting place (idiom)/roving/errant/vagrant/erratic
飘举 piāo jǔ to dance/to float in the wind
飘卷 piāo juǎn to flutter
飘零 piāo líng to fall and wither (like autumn leaves)/(fig.) drifting and homeless
飘流 piāo liú variant of 漂流[piāo liú]
飘落 piāo luò to float down/to fall gently (snowflakes, leaves etc)
飘渺 piāo miǎo faintly discernible/as in a mist
飘缈 piāo miǎo variant of 飄渺|飘渺[piāo miǎo]
飘蓬 piāo péng to float in the wind/by ext., to lead a wandering life
飘飘 piāo piāo to float about/to flutter (in the breeze)/(dialect) gay guy/(Tw) ghost
飘飘然 piāo piāo rán elated/light and airy feeling (after a few drinks)/smug and conceited/complacent
飘然 piāo rán to float in the air/swiftly/nimbly/easy and relaxed
飘洒 piāo sǎ suave/graceful/fluent and elegant (calligraphy)
飘散 piāo sàn to waft (through the air)/to drift
飘舞 piāo wǔ to fly up/to dance in the air (of snowflakes, flower petals etc)
飘香 piāo xiāng (of a fragrance) to waft about/(fig.) (of foods) to become popular in other places as well
飘扬 piāo yáng to wave/to flutter/to fly
飘洋 piāo yáng see 漂洋[piāo yáng]
飘摇 piāo yáo floating in the wind/swaying/tottering/unstable
飘飖 piāo yáo variant of 飄搖|飘摇[piāo yáo]
飘移 piāo yí to drift
飘逸 piāo yì graceful/elegant/to drift/to float
琴剑飘零 qín jiàn piāo líng floating between zither and sword (idiom)/fig. wandering aimlessly with no tenured position
轻飘飘 qīng piāo piāo light as a feather
邵飘萍 Shào Piāo píng Shao Piaoping (1884-1926), pioneer of journalism and founder of newspaper Beijing Press 京報|京报, executed in 1926 by warlord Zhang Zuolin 張作霖|张作霖
四海飘零 sì hǎi piāo líng drifting aimlessly all over the place (idiom)
虚飘飘 xū piāo piāo light and airy/floating
椰林飘香 yē lín piāo xiāng pina colada (cocktail)
迎风飘舞 yíng fēng piāo wǔ to whirl about in the wind

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