Pronunciation

chǎo

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chǎo Meaning

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Pīnyīn Pronunciation
chǎo | chao3
English translation
to quarrel
to make a noise
noisy
to disturb by making a noise
to argue, to dispute; to annoy, to disturb

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About chǎo

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Number of strokes

7

Traditional form

chǎo

Contains the radical

kǒu

Part of speech

Verb / 动词 dòng cí Dòngcí

Learning hint

mouth

Etymology of chǎo

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Type

pictophonetic

Positional decomposition

口少

Semantic compound

kǒu

Phonetic compound

shǎo

Explanation

Phonosemantic compound. kǒu represents the meaning and shǎo represents the sound.

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Example sentences using chǎo

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zhè liǎng 女孩子 nǚ hái zi chǎo le jià , dàn 很快 jiù hǎo le .

The two girls quarreled, but they soon made it up.

他们 tā men wéi shuí gāi zhàng Shàn 大声 dà shēng 争吵 zhēng chǎo .

They are arguing vociferously over who should pay the bill.

不要 bù yào lǎo Tán 以前 yǐqián 争吵 zhēng chǎo de shì le , ràng 我们 wǒmen 重新 chóngxīn zuò 朋友 péngyou !

Don't keep picking over our old quarrels; let's be friends again.

men 喜欢 xǐhuan , lǎo ài rén 吵架 chǎojià .

They don't like him; he is always quarrelling with people.

盗贼 dào zéi men 为了 wèile 如何 rúhé fēn zàng ér 彼此 bǐcǐ 争吵 zhēng chǎo 起来 qǐlai .

The thieves quarreled with one another about how to divide the loot.

Words with chǎo

Explore 10 words and sayings that include the Chinese character chǎo in their composition.

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FrequencySimplifiedMeaningTraditional
chǎo noisy chǎo
吵架 chǎojià to quarrel吵架 chǎojià
争吵 zhēng chǎo to quarrel爭吵
吵闹 chǎo nào noisy吵鬧
大吵大闹 dà chǎo dà nào to make a scene大吵大鬧
吵吵 chāo chao to quarrel吵吵 chāo chao
吵嘴 chǎo zuǐ to quarrel吵嘴 chǎo zuǐ
吵嚷 chǎo rǎng clamour吵嚷 chǎo rǎng
吵闹声 chǎo nào shēng noise吵鬧聲
吵吵嚷嚷 chǎo chǎo rǎng rǎng to make an (unnecessary) racket (idiom)吵吵嚷嚷 chǎo chǎo rǎng rǎng

chǎo Decomposition & Compounds

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chǎo Decomposition

See the 3 Chinese characters that make up chǎo and their own compounds.

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