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diào

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diào Meaning

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Pīnyīn Pronunciation
diào | diao4
English translation
to fish with a hook and bait
fishhook; to fish, to lure

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Number of strokes

8

Traditional form

diào

Contains the radical

jīn

Part of speech

Verb / 动词 dòng cí Dòngcí

Learning hint

A metal  jīn hook  sháo sháo also provides the pronunciation

Etymology of diào

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Type

ideographic

Positional decomposition

钅勺
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Example sentences using diào

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不过 bùguò jīn tiān shì 第八十五 shí wǔ tiān , gāi 一整天好好 hǎo hǎo 钓鱼 diào yú .

But today is eighty - five days and I should fish the day well.

正在 zhèngzài 放出 fàng chū diào Suǒ ,然而 ránér 越来越 yuè lái yuè màn le .

He was ceding line but more slowly all the time.

钓鱼 diào yú 线 xiàn gěi Shuǐ xià de 草木 cǎo mù gēn 缠住 le .

The fishline became enmeshed in roots under the water.

Mǎn xiǎng péi 了不起 liǎobuqǐ de 迪马吉奥钓鱼 diào yú , ” 老人 lǎo rén shuì .

" I would like to take the great DiMaggio fishing, " the old man said.

即使 jíshǐ Néng péi 钓鱼 diào yú , hěn xiǎng gěi 多少 duōshǎo zuò diǎn shì . ”

If I cannot fish with you, I would like to serve in some way.

Words with diào

Explore 11 words and sayings that include the Chinese character diào in their composition.

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FrequencySimplifiedMeaningTraditional
diào to fish with a hook and bait diào
钓鱼 diào yú to dupe釣魚
钓鱼岛 Diào yú Dǎo Diaoyu Islands釣魚島
钓鱼台 Diào yú tái Diaoyu or Senkaku Islands between Taiwan and Okinawa (administered by Japan), also known as the Pinnacle Islands釣魚臺
沽名钓誉 gū míng diào yù to angle for fame (idiom)沽名釣譽
钓具 diào jù fishing tackle釣具
钓竿 diào gān fishing rod釣竿
钓钩 diào gōu fishhook釣鉤
垂钓 chuí diào angling垂釣
放长线钓大鱼 fàng cháng xiàn diào dà yú use a long line to catch a big fish (idiom); a long-term plan for major returns放長線釣大魚
钓鱼者 diào yú zhě angler釣魚者

diào Decomposition & Compounds

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diào Decomposition

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