ruo4 =
ru + o4

weak / feeble / young / inferior / (following a decimal or fraction) slightly less than | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Rachel Rhinoceros (ru) created a piece of art in Olavinlinna Castle's bathroom (o4). She joined many composite bows (弓) by sticking their ends into popsicles (冫) which weren frozen again afterwards. Her whole construction is a huge armchair, but it is very fragile and weak (弱), so Rachel puts on it many of these "handle with care" stickers. - Mnemonic by Matthias, 9 months ago | add a painting



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bing1 =
bi + (e)ng1

"ice" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 15), occurring in 冰, 决, 次 / see also 兩點水|两点水[liang3 dian3 shui3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Brynhildr (bi) is eating a popsicle (冫) while sitting in front of Stonehenge ((e)ng1). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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gong1 =
gu + (e)ng1

surname Gong | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

gong1 =
gu + (e)ng1

a bow (weapon) / CL:張|张[zhang1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A composite bow. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


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HSK level: 5

Pronunciation: Gorodish elements and their mnemonics (what's this?)

ru

Rachel Rhinoceros - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

o4

In Olavinlinna Castle's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


bo2

ruo4
weak / frail (HSK level 6)

xue1

ruo4
to weaken / to impair / to cripple (HSK level 6)

cui4

ruo4
weak / frail (HSK level 6)

ruo4

dian3
weak point / failing (HSK level 6)

jian3

ruo4
to weaken / to fall off

shen2

jing1

shuai1

ruo4
(euphemism) mental illness / psychasthenia

ruo4

hua4
weaken / make weaker

qie4

ruo4
timid / weak

jiao1

ruo4
delicate

qiang2

ruo4
strong or weak / intensity / amount of force or pressure

xian1

ruo4
fragile / delicate

rou2

ruo4
weak / delicate

ruan3

ruo4
weak / feeble / flabby

ruo4

shi4
vulnerable / weak

shuai1

ruo4
weak / feeble

shou4

ruo4
thin and weak

xu1

ruo4
weak / in poor health

shi4

ruo4
not to fight back / to take it lying down / to show weakness / to show one's softer side

ruo4

zhi4
weak-minded / mentally deficient / retarded

lei2

ruo4
frail / weak

bu4

gan1

shi4

ruo4
not to be outdone

ruo4

rou4

qiang2

shi2
lit. the weak are prey to the strong (idiom); fig. predatory behavior / the law of the jungle

nuo4

ruo4
cowardly / weak

chan2

ruo4
delicate / frail / impotent / weak

ruo4

xiao3
small and weak / puny / a child

wei1

ruo4
weak / faint / feeble

ruo4

bu4

jin1

feng1
too weak to stand up to the wind (idiom); extremely delicate / fragile state of health

ruo4

shi4
amblyopia

nian2

lao3

ti3

ruo4
old and weak (idiom)

ji1

ruo4
cumulative weakness / to decline (over time) / degeneration

yu2

ruo4
ignorant and feeble

ruo4

yin1

ta4

ban3
soft pedal (on piano) / una corda pedal

fu2

ruo4

yi4

qiang2
to support the weak and restrain the strong (idiom); robbing the rich to help the poor

ruo4

dian4

tong3

yi1
electro-weak interaction in fermion particle physics

ruo4

suan1
weak acid

jian4

ruo4
to fade out / gradually weakening / diminuendo / decrescendo

ruo4

mai4
weak pulse

pi2

ruo4
tired / weak / exhausted

ruo4

xiang1

hu4

zuo4

yong4
weak interaction (in particle physics) / weak force

ruo4

bao4
(slang) weak / pathetic / subpar / sucks

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